A pair of tiny Japanese robots sent back wild images once they successfully landed on their new home, the asteroid Ryugu.
Visitors at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum on the Hudson River here in New York can now come face to face with a hologram of Mae Jemison, the first African-American woman in space.
A Japanese cargo spacecraft is scheduled to launch toward the International Space Station today (Sept. 22), and you can watch the action live.
It's still unclear exactly what's ailing NASA's Curiosity Mars rover, but mission team members are optimistic they can get the six-wheeled robot up and running again.
Autumn is right around the corner for everyone in the Northern Hemisphere, while those in the Southern Hemisphere are gearing up for warmer spring weather.
A robotic Japanese resupply ship launched toward the International Space Station today (Sept. 22), kicking off a four-day orbital chase.
Portal origin URL: Three NASA Missions Return 1st-Light DataPortal origin nid: 432843Published: Friday, September 21, 2018 - 11:43Featured (stick to top of list): noPortal text teaser: NASA’s continued quest to explore our solar system and beyond received a boost of new information this week with three key missions proving not only that they are up and running, but that their science potential is exceptional.Portal image: first-light image from Parker Solar ProbeScience Categories: Sun
A new collectible pen comes with a unique feature: the ability to help launch the future of U.S. space exploration.
Next week, leaders in space from around the world will come together for Space2030: Space As a Driver for Peace, an event that will take place at the 73rd session of the U.N. General Assembly.
SpaceX's Mars-colonizing BFR spaceflight system just went through a growth spurt.
Scientists poring over data from NASA's newest planet-hunting telescope have announced that they've spotted a second possible planet, just three days after many of the same team members announced their first find.
Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson submitted the most detailed plan seen to date on how the military's space forces would transition to a new branch. She proposes a force of 13,000 people with an initial budget of about $3.3 billion.
NASA's Juno spacecraft caught a quick glimpse of a "brown barge" emerging from the silky bands across Jupiter's southern hemisphere.
London-based band Public Service Broadcasting performed its beloved album "The Race for Space" alongside NASA's space shuttle Enterprise aboard the Intrepid aircraft carrier in honor of NASA's 60th anniversary.
Two little hopping rovers appear to have hit their asteroid target, but it's still unclear if they're safe and sound on the surface.
Two tiny hopping robots have begun their historic attempt to land on an asteroid in deep space.
Coheed and Cambria's ninth studio album "Vaxis – Act I: The Unheavenly Creatures" is a return to their sci-fi universe.
Portal origin URL: NASA Balloon Mission Captures Electric Blue CloudsPortal origin nid: 432749Published: Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 14:00Featured (stick to top of list): noPortal text teaser: Scientists share mesmerizing new images of electric blue clouds from NASA's PMC Turbo balloon mission that flew in over the Arctic in July.Portal image: noctilucent cloudsScience Categories: Sun
The history-making New Horizons spacecraft, which famously zoomed past Pluto in July 2015, is now just 80 million miles (130 million kilometers) from its next target, a small and very distant object dubbed Ultima Thule.
Only a lucky handful of artists, and an über-wealthy Japanese billionaire, will take a trip on a rocketship to the moon with SpaceX. But don't worry;, the moonshot won't just be televised; You'll get to experience it from Earth in virtual reality.