To infinity: Webb dazzles once more with vibrant Cartwheel Galaxy

To infinity: Webb dazzles once more with vibrant Cartwheel Galaxy

After revealing a sparkling landscape of baby stars, a foamy blue and orange view of a dying star and five galaxies in a cosmic dance – basically the splendors of the universe – NASA’s powerful new James Webb Space Telescope was at it again recently, peering through time and huge amounts of dust to capture … Read more

NASA successfully fuels rocket in test for upcoming mission to the Moon despite leak

NASA successfully fuels rocket in test for upcoming mission to the Moon despite leak

NASA’s mission to return man to the Moon has taken a big step forward, following a successful fueling of its giant rocket and a countdown test. The Space Launch System (SLS) rocket test has been beset by delays, with technical and problems thwarting proposed tests in April this year, and financial problems pushing the ambitious … Read more

Outlaws in orbit: Canada to introduce a new law to punish astronauts committing crime in space

Outlaws in orbit: Canada to introduce a new law to punish astronauts committing crime in space

Canadian astronauts who commit crimes on the Moon could face punishment under a new law that extends the country’s criminal jurisdiction into outer space. The “Civil Lunar Gateway Agreement Implementation Act” is a piece of legislation added on to the country’s 2022 federal budget, which passed its first reading in Canada’s House of Commons – … Read more