Space

NASA’s Voyager spacecraft reaches another milestone in deep space

NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft has reached yet another milestone in its journey into deep space outside of our solar system…

NASA’s Mars Rover blasts off on ULA rocket for mission to the red planet

The summer of worldwide Mars missions saved the best for last with the successful launch of NASA's most advanced rover…

NASA picks diverse astronaut roster for SpaceX Crew Dragon 2021 mission

With Demo-2, the final certification test flight of SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule nearing completion, NASA is looking ahead to future…

NASA’s Mars Perseverance rover rolls to launch pad, ready to search for ancient life

NASA's Perseverance Mars rover is ready for launch after completing a half-mile journey from the United Launch Alliance (ULA) Vertical…

NASA Mars rover completes preflight checks ahead of this week’s launch

NASA's Perseverance rover headed for Mars this week officially cleared all required Flight Readiness Reviews, pushing the mission one step…

NASA’s Mars rover loaded up with nuclear power ahead of next week’s launch

NASA's Perseverance rover destined for Mars next week has completed another step in preparation for launch - installation, and activation…

SpaceX set to bring NASA astronauts back to Earth on August 2nd

The joint SpaceX-NASA historic mission which brought human spaceflight back to U.S. soil after nearly a decade is set to…

Sun ‘campfires’ seen in closest photos taken to date

The European Space Agency's (ESA) Solar Orbiter has captured the closest photos of the Sun to date, revealing a new…

NASA set for upcoming Mars mission to seek signs of ancient life on the red planet

Just three weeks ahead of liftoff, NASA and launch provider United Launch Alliance (ULA) announced that NASA's Mars 2020 rover,…

Tesla and Space Force make comedy gold together in new show

There are so many technology arenas that Elon Musk plays a major role in that mashup potentials are everywhere, especially…

The US Space Force is already thinking about space warfare

The US Space Force may be a newly formed branch of the Armed Forces, but it is already looking into…

China completes test flight of new spacecraft that resembles SpaceX Crew Dragon

China's new uncrewed spacecraft successfully landed back on Earth on Friday, May 8, following a three-day mission. It touched down…

SpaceX releases rare footage of Elon Musk celebrating recent rocket explosion

As the historic return of human spaceflight from American soil rapidly approaches, SpaceX takes a moment to highlight the Crew…

SpaceX, NASA hold press conference, historic astronaut launch clears final hurdles before readiness

With less than a month to go before the historic first crewed flight - and final human rating certification test…

NASA’s Mars rover engineers face their new big challenge: Working from home

It's no surprise that millions of people have been forced to leave their offices and work remotely and separated from…

NASA gears up Mars rover for perfect 20/20 ‘SuperCam’ vision ahead of mission to red planet

NASA engineers are busy preparing the agency's next Mars rover for its upcoming journey to the red planet. The six-wheeled…

United Arab Emirates enters Mars race with plans for summer mission

If all goes as planned, NASA's Perseverance Mars rover will not be the only spacecraft headed to the red planet…

SpaceX reusability may soon be in good company as Rocket Lab catches rocket with a helicopter

Rocket Lab, the world's most prominent dedicated small satellite launcher, has made significant headway on plans to recover and reuse…

SpaceX's first Space Force launch delayed by coronavirus pandemic

Officials say that SpaceX's first mission for the Space Force - also the company's second upgraded GPS III satellite launch…

Meteorites give new insights into Martian water

Mars is a dry, desert world devoid of any life (that we know of). But once upon a time, that…