The full moon happens once a month. Find out when.
NASA's Mars InSight mission is designed to probe deep into the planet in search of marsquakes, information about the core and much more. This will be the first NASA mission to dig so deep in search of scientific answers.
NASA and SpaceX have postponed the return to Earth of a Dragon cargo ship at the International Space Station due to rough seas in the capsule's Pacific Ocean splashdown zone.
Alien life could find a home where an icy crust and a hidden ocean meet, new research suggests.
Legal experts are now developing a manual on how Earthbound laws might apply to wars in outer space, in the hope of deterring such conflicts from happening.
NASA is about to launch a spacecraft that will investigate Mars' deepest, darkest secrets.
Now is the very best time to enjoy the stars of the southern skies.
Their evidence included an odd Pac-Man effect.
Where should you go to get the best look at the dancing, dazzling display known as the aurora borealis?
At a ceremony Tuesday (May 1) honoring the Army Black Knights college football team, Trump again floated the possibility of creating a branch of the United States military dedicated to securing American supremacy in space.
For the first time, helium has been spotted in the atmosphere of an exoplanet. A new method of probing these atmospheres may make it easier to study more worlds.
A Soviet-era cosmonaut who spent almost a year on board three different space stations, Vladimir Lyakhov died on April 19 at the age of 76. Lyakhov logged a total of 333 days as commander of Soyuz missions to the Salyut 6, Salyut 7 and Mir space stations.
Blue Origins' New Glenn rocket is being developed for launches starting around 2020.
The Dawn spacecraft broke several records when it visited Vesta and Ceres in the asteroid belt.
New research has revealed that a giant impact on Mars more than four billion years ago would explain the unusual amount of "iron loving" elements in the Red Planet.
When NASA's Mars InSight mission launches for the Red Planet no earlier than Saturday (May 5), it won't be traveling alone.
In "Chasing New Horizons" (Picador, 2018), Alan Stern and David Grinspoon trace the many obstacles faced by NASA's New Horizons mission to Pluto — both before and after launch.
The groundbreaking New Horizons mission blazed past Pluto in 2015, transforming our view of the dwarf planet from just a speck to a complex world with changing geology, ice volcanoes, jagged spikes and more. But it almost didn't happen — time after time.
Astronauts from today meet with Miles from Tomorrowland in the next episode of Disney Junior's "Mission Force One."
Portal origin URL: NASA’s New Dellingr Spacecraft Baselined for Pathfinding CubeSat Mission to Van Allen Belts Portal origin nid: 423574Published: Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 10:00Featured (stick to top of list): noPortal text teaser: A new CubeSat mission — GTOSat — will do more than monitor the environmentally forbidding radiation belts that encircle Earth.Portal image: From left to right (back): Larry Kepko, Hanson Nguyen, Chuck Clagett; (front): Lauren Blum and James FractionScience Categories: Sun