Latest in Tag: Earth Highlight
Latest in Tag: Earth
For the first time in history, the world closely followed on Tuesday SpaceX’s launch of its first rocket, Falcon Heavy, carrying the first Tesla Roadster car to Mars. Meanwhile, the rocket’s boosters successfully landed back on earth after sending the vessel into space. In a livestream video, Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX and Tesla, aired …
An astronaut aboard the International Space Station has said he accidentally dialed the wrong person from space, asking “Hello, is this planet Earth?” He later went on Twitter to apologize to the woman.
An asteroid is going to pass by Earth for Christmas. However, it has no shining tail like the star of Betlehem. And it may be difficult to spot – even for hobby astronomers, because the asteroid won’t get that close.