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SKYSCANNER REVEALS DESTINATIONS OF THE FUTURE.

Space is the next BIG thing when it comes to travel in the near future

 

 Traveling wont be limited to land, sea, and air… no more. When the time comes that every human being on planet Earth are ready for this big leap, space will be the next BIG thing when it comes to travel in the near future. In fact, there’s already an on-going buzz where International celebrities and high-profile people have made reservations for the first ever space flight for Virgin Galactic as early as 2013. The space flight SpaceShip Two will have a six-seating capacity with an estimated $250,000 space fare. Celebrities who reportedly to have booked their first space flight includes teenage […]

KEPLER 186F. Earth-like planet discovered.

A new Earth-like planet named Kepler 186f discovered

 

 On CNN Live, Dave Brody, Science and Technology Writer, Space.com shared the recent milestone in science with the latest discovery of  an Earth-like planet named Kepler 186f. Kepler 186f is roughly similar in size of the Earth. Tagged more likely as Earth cousin, Kepler 186f’s location is found in what scientists called Goldilocks Belt, a place in deep space not too cold, not too hot that could support life. Brody also mentioned that to get to Kepler 186f, the only capable spacecraft as of this time is the Voyager that can travel and move at 17 km per second and it will take 12,000,000 years to reach to the […]

THE BUZZ ALDRIN STRIKES A POSE WITH PINOY ASTRONAUT, CHINO ROQUE. De La Salle University graduate Chino Roque is the first Filipino astronaut to travel to space in 2015.

De La Salle University graduate Chino Roque is the first Filipino astronaut to travel to space in 2015

 

 Finally and officially, the Philippines has our own representative in space by the name of Chino Roque! After more than 3 days of grueling AXE Apollo Space Academy (AASA) tests at the AASA Space Camp, Crossfit trainer Chino Roque was declared the first Filipino astronaut by no less than legendary spaceman Buzz Aldrin during awarding ceremonies held at the Rocket Garden of the Kennedy Space Center in Orlando, Florida. Chino Roque, a psychology graduate from De La Salle University (DLSU) emerged as the official Philippine representative. He will be the  first ever Filipino to travel to space in 2015. That […]

FIRST PINOY ASTRONAUTS. Axe Apollo first Pinoy astronauts named.

Axe Apollo first Pinoy astronauts named

 

 The Axe Apollo Pinoy astronauts have been named and announced early this afternoon in a plush restaurant in Taguig City. Axe Philippines Brand Manager, Gem Laforteza, presented the proud men namely Chino Roque, Ramil Santos, and Evan Rey Datuin. The lucky guys will represent the Philippines and will go to a rigorous training at Axe space camp’s in Orlando, Florida this December. Complete story on our next article. Viewed 16849 times by 1943 viewers ADMINJuan Manila Express is a magazine-themed blog of different niche from daily grind to headline news, to entertainment updates and social media related topics. Email us […]

YOUR FLIGHT DNA FUTURE ASTRONAUTS. Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic's “Your Flight DNA” brings together future astronauts at Mojave Air and Space Port. (Photo by Virgin Galactic)

Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic’s “Your Flight DNA” brings together future astronauts at Mojave Air and Space Port

 

 Future astronauts of the world must have been cheering with big smiles today  now that Virgin Galactic, the world’s first commercial spaceline owned by Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Group and Abu Dhabi’s aabar Investments PJS, hosted its annual private customer event at Mojave Air and Space Port. The event, “Your Flight DNA,” brought together the largest number of future astronauts to date, with approximately 400 customers and a total of 640 individuals in attendance. “As Virgin Galactic progresses towards commercial flight, we periodically gather together with our wonderful family of Virgin Galactic future astronauts,  not only to thank them for their commitment to […]