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Space Call: International Space Station Commander talks with Ukrainian experts and students

On October 25, 2017 Commander Randy Bresnik of NASA Expedition 53 shared many interesting details about the ISS with the audience that gathered at the America House Kyiv, including the US Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, America House Director Christi Anne Hofland,

NASA engineer Omar Hatamleh predicts that all mechanical processes in space will be performed by artificial intelligence

On the Day of Knowledge, September 1, Kyiv Taras Shevchenko National University hosted a meeting with the NASA engineer Omar Hatamleh, who told students and other participants about the amazing possibilities of new technologies. Many of the technologies that we use now in our everyday

Large Asteroid Florence Will Safely Pass Earth on September 1, NASA Says

Asteroid Florence, a large near-Earth asteroid, will pass safely by Earth on September 1, 2017, at a distance of about 4.4 million miles, (7.0 million kilometers, or about 18 Earth-Moon distances). Florence is among the largest near-Earth asteroids that are several miles in size;

NASA Finds Chemical That Could Provide Pathway To Life on Saturn’s Moon Titan

According to the report, NASA researchers have found large quantities of the chemical on Saturn’s moon Titan. On Earth, acrylonitrile, also known as vinyl cyanide, is useful in the manufacture of plastics. Under the harsh conditions of Saturn’s largest moon, this chemical

Watch Stunning Video Of Green Aurora Filmed From Space

According to the NASA report, expedition 52 Flight Engineer Jack Fischer of NASA shared photos and time-lapse video of a glowing green aurora seen from his vantage point 250 miles up, aboard the International Space Station. This aurora photo was taken on

Cassini Shows Intriguing Image Of Enceladus’ South-Polar Jets

According to NASA, the picture of the jets was taken from afar. This view looks toward the Saturn-facing hemisphere of Enceladus (313 miles or 504 kilometers across). North is up. The image was taken in visible light with the Cassini spacecraft

Imagine You Are Flying Over Pluto In NASA’s Cool Video

Pluto is one of the most mysterious objects in our solar system, which we can’t even call a planet anymore. Thanks to NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft data and digital elevation models, scientists have created impressive movies, in which we fly over Pluto

Juno Captures Great Planetary Storm On Jupiter

NASA’s Juno spacecraft flew directly over the Jupiter's "Great Red Spot" on Monday, July 10. It succeeded to approach the monster storm and make a close up from a distance of just 9,000 kilometers. As the raw images are not so impressive,

Citizen Astronomer Reveals Jupiter’s ‘Face’ Caught By JunoCam

This image, processed by citizen scientist Jason Major, is titled “Jovey McJupiterface,” Joinfo.com reports with reference to NASA. Major received the Jupiter’s ‘face’ by rotating the image 180 degrees and orienting it from south up. Two white oval storms turn into eyeballs,

Mars Robot Curiosity Making Decisions on Its Own

In 2012, the Curiosity rover began its slow trek across the surface of Mars, listening for commands from Earth about where to go, what to photograph, which rocks to inspect. Then last year, something interesting happened: Curiosity started making decisions on its