Category Archives: Science News

  • Rare Amateur Video of Challenger Shuttle Tragedy

     new amateur video of the 1986 Challenger disaster has surfaced, more than 25 years after the space shuttle broke up mid-flight, killing all seven crew onboard. The footage, revealed on the New Scientist website, is believed to be only the second such video known to exist. It was shot by Bob Karman of Hicksville, New […]

  • Spaced out: Obama to cut funding for Mars program

    According to The Washington Post, President Obama’s next budget will slash funding for Mars and Jupiter rovers by as much as 20 percent. The budget is expected to be unveiled on Monday. The Post reported that the Obama Administration has briefed scientists on its proposed budget, which would slash funding for NASA’s Mars program from $1.5 […]

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