by James Olstein.
Blowout NASA has begun using/testing inflatable habits for astronauts on the ISS. The information gathered in these tests will be used in planning the first trip to Mars.
IS 135: Just Passing By Yesterday Mercury passed in front of the Sun for a part of the day and was visible to astronomers. This is known as Mercury in transit and only happens 13 times a century.
IS 136: Shady Sun - The star KIC 8462852 has drawn the interest of scientists due to the frequency and size of shadows being cast upon it. Scientists theorize that the shadows could be caused by a...