Cassini spacecraft makes fiery final dive into Saturn

/ Sep 16, 2017

Cassini spacecraft makes fiery final dive into Saturn

NASA's Cassini spacecraft disintegrated in the skies above Saturn on Friday in a final, fateful blaze of cosmic glory, following a remarkable journey of 20 years. Confirmation of Cassini's expected demise came about 7:55 a.m. EDT. That's when radio signals from the spacecraft — its ...

/ Jul 22, 2017

Mystery space signal is solved (It's not aliens)

Astronomers have finally solved the mystery of peculiar signals coming from a nearby star, a story that sparked intense public speculation this week that perhaps, finally, alien life had been found. It hasn't. The signal, which has been formally named "Weird!" was interference from a ...