Oct 072015
NASA Scientist Reviews The Martian

All science fiction is, well, fiction, but we love it because it is supposed to be in someway possible perhaps in the near future. By far, the most popular science fiction film of 2015 is The Martian, featuring Matt Damon. But how close did the studio get to making a realistic movie based in space and on Mars? BuzzFeed asked a real NASA scientist what he thought. 


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Sep 282015
NASA Explains The Supermoon Lunar Eclipse

You have no doubt heard about the rare supermoon lunar eclipse that took place last night. Not only was the moon the closest it ever is to Earth resulting in it looking 14% larger to us, but it was also completely blocked by our planet causing it to have a strong red tint. That’s called a supermoon lunar eclipse. The last time this happened was 1982. Did you see it for yourself? 


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Jul 282015
Dropping A Effervescent Pill In Floating Water Bubble In Space

The best part about being an astronaut is performing science experiments that would otherwise be impossible. On Earth, countless people drop effervescent tablets into water to make a soothing elixir to calm their stomach aches and pains. But in space, that simple experiment becomes a lot cooler! This video by Reel NASA has gone viral with over 250,000 views!


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Feb 152015
NASA’s Timelapse Of The Sun Is Stunning

For five long years now, NASA has been recording the sun in unprecedented detail. NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory is able to record a photo of our solar system’s largest star more than once per second. With that data, they were able to put together this glorious time lapse of the sun. This video has gone viral with over 600,000 hits!


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Dec 122014
NASA Spoofs ‘All About That Bass’ With ‘All About That Space’

Meghan Trainor‘s hit single All About That Bass has become one of the defining songs of 2014. There have been countless parodies and spoofs posted online by both amateurs and professionals. But now an unlikely candidate has jumped into the parody ring. NASA has just debuted this nerdy spoof of Meghan’s hit, appropriately titled All About That Space.


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