NASA is just days away from plopping its robotic geoscientist, the Mars InSight lander, onto the surface of the Red Planet — but if all goes smoothly, the explorer won't have much of a view to enjoy.
The STEM toy company littleBits has a Black Friday 2018 deal just might perfect for your little superhero: The Marvel Avengers Hero Inventor Kit, but you better act fast. Amazon is offering the STEM kit at a deep discount for today only.
It's shopping season, space fans, so here's a round-up of the best deals online for out-of-this-world telescopes, toys and more.
The most distant object in space that we can see with our unaided eyes, the Andromeda Galaxy, is located more than 2 million light-years away — but you can see it in the early evening night sky this autumn.
Climate change is producing increasingly more hurricane rainfall, space junk is causing frustration and NASA's Mars 2020 rover will be headed to Jezero Crater. These are just some of the top stories this week from Space.com.
Attention, Lego fans! We've scoured Amazon.com for the best holiday shopping deals on Lego sets that are space or science-themed, as well as many science-fiction-themed sets.
The holidays are upon us and fans don't have to travel to a galaxy far, far away to score Jedi-worthy deals. May the force be with you!
A new trailer for "The Lego Movie 2" launches into intergalactic space on what promises to be an epic adventure in brick form.
Look out, International Space Station, this spacecraft is hot on your tail! An astronaut captured a stunning time lapse video of the Russian Progress MS-10 cargo spacecraft, also known as Progress 71, on its way to the orbiting complex.
This Astromech Droid from a galaxy far, far away can be yours for $39.99, which is 60 percent off the normal listing.
On Monday (Nov. 26), Mars fans around the globe will watch eagerly to see NASA land a new mission called InSight on the Red Planet — but for the scientists who built the mission, the real excitement will just be getting started.
Here are some of the more prominent Mars movies over the decades, to encourage you to keep exploring.
In this image, snapped Nov. 20, NASA astronaut Anne McClain, Russian cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko and Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques pose with the suits they will wear during their launch to the International Space Station on Dec. 3.
An enhanced Long March 3B with a Yuanzheng-1 upper stage lifted off from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China at 2:07 p.m. Eastern Nov. 18 sending two Beidou satellites into orbit.
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted Nov. 15 to approve four proposed satellite constellations, authorizing nearly 8,000 small telecom satellites to serve U.S. entities from low Earth orbit.
Macy's is going out of this world for Thanksgiving this year, with a truly adorable astronaut snowgirl making a debut performance in the 2018 Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City.
The trio of astronauts currently living on board the International Space Station is celebrating Thanksgiving in orbit, even as three more astronauts prepare to join the crew early next month.
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A new timepiece beams a spotlight on the life of an Apollo astronaut who landed on the moon 49 years ago.
With NASA committed to a human return to the moon, Mars exploration advocates say those lunar missions can be useful to achieve their long-term goals, if designed properly.