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#Space

# space - Today’s News

From TheJournal.ie These 7 days are historically the deadliest in NASA history Space Exploration This post contains images

These 7 days are historically the deadliest in NASA history

On this day in 1986, the shuttle Challenger exploded just 73 seconds after launch.

# space - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Video: An asteroid the size of a cruise ship passed over Ireland last night Don't Wanna Miss A Thing

Video: An asteroid the size of a cruise ship passed over Ireland last night

But it was never going to hit earth, thankfully.

# space - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Beaming the internet down from space looks like Google’s next project Match Made In The Heavens

Beaming the internet down from space looks like Google’s next project

Reports say Google are planning a big investment in SpaceX.

# space - Saturday 17 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Did you know that the US left poo on the moon? To Boldly Go

Did you know that the US left poo on the moon?

They did. And it was for a good reason.

# space - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Evacuation on ISS after toxic leak alarm sounds, all astronauts safe Sealed Off

Evacuation on ISS after toxic leak alarm sounds, all astronauts safe

Nasa says the no leak has yet been confirmed.

# space - Saturday 10 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie An African moon mission is in the works, but they’re having trouble getting funding off the ground Africa2Moon
From TheJournal.ie These pictures of the ‘Pillars of Creation’ are INCREDIBLE NASA

# space - Friday 9 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Look up: You’ve two weeks to see a glowing green comet Lovejoy

Look up: You’ve two weeks to see a glowing green comet

Comet Lovejoy is paying a visit.

# space - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This is what the most Earth-like planet ever discovered looks like Keplar 438b

This is what the most Earth-like planet ever discovered looks like

It’s chance of being habitable? “Promising.”

From TheJournal.ie This revolutionary rocket will have to wait to try a risky new way of landing SpaceX

This revolutionary rocket will have to wait to try a risky new way of landing

Instead of being discarded in the ocean, the booster stages could return to Earth.

# space - Friday 26 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Exploding rockets and chasing comets – The year in space exploration Big Philae Style

# space - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Something very shiny in the sky tonight at 5.22pm and 6.58pm International Santa Station

Something very shiny in the sky tonight at 5.22pm and 6.58pm

It could be the International Space Station or it could be…

# space - Friday 5 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Orion: A successful Planet Earth landing for NASA’s latest test-flight Splash-land

Orion: A successful Planet Earth landing for NASA’s latest test-flight

The craft flew further and faster than any capsule built for humans since the Apollo moon program — 42 years ago.

# space - Saturday 29 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie These women were meant to be the first astronauts – but were left on Earth Final Frontier

These women were meant to be the first astronauts – but were left on Earth

Many of the women finalists scored higher in training than their male counterparts.

# space - Thursday 27 November, 2014

This is what Thanksgiving dinner in space looks like

Irradiated smoked turkey, anyone?

# space - Thursday 13 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s what Comet 67P would look like if it landed in Cork City C-langers

Here’s what Comet 67P would look like if it landed in Cork City

It’s safe to say Elysian wouldn’t look so tall anymore.

From TheJournal.ie Virgin Galactic pilot describes unbuckling from his seat as it plummeted to Earth The Right Stuff

Virgin Galactic pilot describes unbuckling from his seat as it plummeted to Earth

Pilot Siebold has now been discharged from hospital.

# space - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Why we’re trying to land a probe the size of fridge on a speeding comet Happening Now

# space - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Space exploration has a new major player in town…Google Secret Plans

Space exploration has a new major player in town…Google

The giant web company is spending nearly €1 billion on a San Francisco air base.

# space - Monday 10 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Ever wanted to see a comet up close? You’re in luck Dark Side Of The Comet

Ever wanted to see a comet up close? You’re in luck

The photos were shot from a distance of 30km or less.

# space - Saturday 8 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie These stunning Hubble images show us the secrets of the universe Deep Space

These stunning Hubble images show us the secrets of the universe

And a lot of pretty colours as well.

# space - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie These nighttime photos from the International Space Station look like something out of a horror movie An Alien Life

These nighttime photos from the International Space Station look like something out of a horror movie

Working on space can, no doubt, be a breathtaking experience on occasion. But it looks like it can get a little creepy out there sometimes too…

# space - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Meet the tech giants hoping to launch you into space… The Final Frontier

Meet the tech giants hoping to launch you into space…

Richard Branson has said he will not “push on blindly” in the wake of Friday’s fatal crash. The Virgin founder isn’t the only businessman in the commercial space flight race…

# space - Monday 3 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Virgin Galactic spaceship broke apart after a descent device “prematurely deployed” Space Tourism

Virgin Galactic spaceship broke apart after a descent device “prematurely deployed”

The initial suspicions come as allegations of poor safety practices are being made.

# space - Sunday 2 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Longread

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s what Dublin looks like from the International Space Station Fair-ly Far Away City

# space - Thursday 30 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie They still don’t know why the US space rocket exploded – but they’re blaming the Russians Blame Game

They still don’t know why the US space rocket exploded – but they’re blaming the Russians

Fingers are being pointed at the 1960s era Russian rocket used by Orbital Sciences.

# space - Saturday 25 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Comets smell like a mix of rotten eggs, horse pee, alcohol and almonds Pungent

# space - Monday 20 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie A huge comet that’s as solid as a pile of talcum powder just buzzed by Mars Powdering Through

A huge comet that’s as solid as a pile of talcum powder just buzzed by Mars

The comet, known as Siding Spring, whizzed past Mars yesterday. Three NASA spacecraft had to take shelter behind the Red Planet as the close encounter took place.

# space - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Remember those people who want to live on Mars? They’d die after 68 days Exploration

# space - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This is what a lightning storm looks like from space ISS

This is what a lightning storm looks like from space

It was filmed from the International Space Station from Commander Reid Wiseman.

# space - Sunday 12 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This is what a massive typhoon looks like from space Cloud At Last

This is what a massive typhoon looks like from space

Southern Japanese islands are being battered by the Typhoon Vongfong.

# space - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Watch: NASA’s first space walk in a year is happening above your head right now Back In The Saddle

Watch: NASA’s first space walk in a year is happening above your head right now

US based space walks were curtailed last year after an Italian astronaut nearly drowned.

# space - Friday 26 September, 2014

This space Vine of sunrise over Earth is six seconds of pure awe

As posted by astronaut Reid Wiseman.

# space - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie To infinity and Limerick: LIT experiment lands on International Space Station Intergalactic

To infinity and Limerick: LIT experiment lands on International Space Station

The experiment could deliver a breakthrough in successfully growing crops in harsh conditions on earth.

From TheJournal.ie The US and Russia tried it but India is the first country to enter Mars on its first attempt Success

The US and Russia tried it but India is the first country to enter Mars on its first attempt

Indian Prime Minister Nahendra Modi said “this is better than the cricket team.”

# space - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

From Business ETC Nearly half of all active iPhones and iPads are running iOS 8 Quick Uptake

Nearly half of all active iPhones and iPads are running iOS 8

46% of active iOS devices have downloaded the new update which ties in with the release of the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus later this week.

# space - Monday 22 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie After hitting the brakes from 10,000 mph, Nasa’s newest Mars orbiter is circling the red planet Nearest Neighbour

After hitting the brakes from 10,000 mph, Nasa’s newest Mars orbiter is circling the red planet

Maven is joining a growing number of probes observing Mars from above.

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