Our week through the lens: 28 October-2 November 2013
Comet ISON appears ready to hit the sun, according to scientists. In other spacey news as previously reported by The Inquisitr, the most distant galaxy was
ESA's ground station on the island of Tenerife has received laser signals over a distance of 400 000 km from NASA's latest Moon orbiter. The data were delivered many times faster than possible with traditional radio waves, marking a significant break...
ESA's fourth Automated Transfer Vehicle cargo ferry, Albert Einstein, completed its five-month mission to the International Space Station by reentering the atmosphere today and burning up safely over an uninhabited area of the southern Pacific Ocean.
During the recent government shutdown that lasted thru Oct. 16, NASA's Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) mission continued to perform critical maneuvers and was captured into its commissioning orbit around the moon.