NASA offering £28,000 in prizes to design toilet that will work on the Moon

NASA offering £28,000 in prizes to design toilet that will work on the Moon

NASA is offering $35,000 (£28,000) in prizes to anyone who designs a toilet that can be used on the Moon. The famous space agency has set its sights on the Moon once more with the organisation eying a 2024 visit to the lunar surface. But…

Planetary defences spot 'UFO' heading towards Earth – turns out to be NASA relic

Planetary defences spot 'UFO' heading towards Earth – turns out to be NASA relic

A mysterious object filmed disintegrating over Earth piqued the interest of planetary defences before it was identified as a NASA satellite. The object was first noticed by the Catalina Sky Survey (CSS), funded by NASA’s Planetary Defense Coordination Office, on the evening of August 25….

NASA astronauts riding SpaceX capsule poised for weekend return, weather permitting

NASA astronauts riding SpaceX capsule poised for weekend return, weather permitting

The two NASA astronauts who rode to the International Space Station aboard SpaceX’s new Crew Dragon are due to return on Sunday after a nearly four-month voyage that marked NASA’s first crewed mission from home soil in nine years. U.S. astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug…

Vegans are banned from Mars as NASA won't take 'picky eaters' on Red Planet trip

Vegans are banned from Mars as NASA won't take 'picky eaters' on Red Planet trip

Vegans are banned from Mars because NASA shields “picky eaters” from long journeys to the Red Planet. Space agency chief Jim Bridenstine has pledged to land humans on Mars as early as 2035. But astronauts on fad diets won’t be able to make the years-long…

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