Asteroid Toutatis to zoom by on Wednesday – Southern Hemisphere viewers should be able to see it through a telescope. Let’s hope the telescope is required…
SpaceShipOne set for first X-prize attempt on Wednesday, closest challenger stalled waiting for parts. Duck as you pass Toutatis SS1!
British tycoon Richard Branson signs up with the makers of SS1 to offer commercial spaceflights within the next five years – on Virgin Galactic. Galactic might be pushing the definition a bit Richard, but nice work all the same.
Keep up to date with the SS1 action at this Space.com page, as it offers streaming video of the event (and from the cockpit).
The crew on-board the International Space Station will get the perfect Xmas present this year – more oxygen.
Mars might put in a request as well, after astronomers watch oxygen leak from the Red Planet.