NASA

This Is Why Astronauts Develop Eye Problems in Space

Over the last decade, flight surgeons and scientists at NASA have seen a pattern of vision problems arising in astronauts on...

Noelle Phansalkar
Monday, 28 November 2016 - 2:45PM

NASA Made Mission Posters in the Style of Classic Movies

The NASA ISS mission posters - coming soon to a computer near you! Whenever NASA sends an expedition to the ISS, they make a poster...

Noelle Phansalkar
Thursday, 24 November 2016 - 10:23AM

Mars Bullseye Could Be Host to Ancient Life

Last week, a group of scientists from the University of Texas delved deep into the eyes of two famous Marian craters, the Hellas...

Noelle Phansalkar
Sunday, 20 November 2016 - 12:22PM
Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 16 November 2016 - 10:37AM

2020 Asteroid Deflection Mission Could Prevent Armageddon

The European Space Agency and NASA have teamed up to take down one of Earth's biggest threats - asteroids. In 2013, the Chelyabinsk...

Noelle Phansalkar
Tuesday, 15 November 2016 - 2:06PM

Scientists Are Terrified of a Trump Presidency

Unless you've been living under a rock, you know that Donald Trump just became the President-elect of the United States. There are...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 09 November 2016 - 5:24PM

American Astronauts Vote in the 2016 Election from Space

Today, millions of Americans are casting their ballots for key political positions, including President of the United States, from...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 08 November 2016 - 4:34PM

The James Webb Space Telescope is Finally Complete

The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) was conceptualized two decades ago and has faced setbacks that have changed it’s estimated...

Zain Charkawi
Thursday, 03 November 2016 - 7:37PM

NASA Says They're Not Racing SpaceX to Mars

According Elon Musk, we could be sending humans to Mars by the early 2020s (President Obama has set the date closer to the 2030s)....

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 02 November 2016 - 12:52PM

A New Technology Could Help NASA Detect Life on Mars

David Bowie's hit song Life on Mars has never been more relevant--everybody's talking about Mars, making plans to go to Mars,...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 01 November 2016 - 3:27PM

NASA Astronaut Talks the Mind-Blowing Views on the Far Side of the Moon

Apollo 11 gets a lot of credit (and rightly so) for being the first space mission to land humans on the moon, but not so many people...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 24 October 2016 - 3:44PM

NASA Just Found the Crash Site of the Lost ExoMars Lander

Bye, Schiaparelli. The lost ESA lander from the ExoMars mission has just been found - or at least its crash site was. Although we...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 21 October 2016 - 5:50PM

Here's an Awesome Chart Comparing the Dawn Spacecraft and a TIE Fighter

Star Wars is often viewed more as a space fantasy than a relatively true-to-life speculative fiction in the vein of Star Trek (unless...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 18 October 2016 - 11:05AM

Sorry, Aspiring Moon Colonists--The Moon Will Kill You

We love the Moon almost as much as Duncan Jones' film about it (and the upcoming sequel). And with Elon Musks' recent plan to colonize...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 14 October 2016 - 2:51PM

Obama Wants To Send Astronauts to Mars by the 2030s

Two weeks ago, Elon Musk spoke before the International Aeronautical Congress and laid out a bold plan to make humanity a...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 11 October 2016 - 12:56PM

NASA Presents New Evidence for Geyser Activity on Europa

Scientists have long known that Europa is a prime candidate for extraterrestrial life, as a result of its subsurface ocean that could...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 26 September 2016 - 4:43PM

Astronauts Will Cast Votes for the 2016 Presidential Election from Space

If you think voting is a pain now, you should try doing it from space. In the 2016 presidential election, at least one astronaut will...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 23 September 2016 - 5:46PM
Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 21 September 2016 - 1:57PM

NASA's Reveals Plans for Cassini's Final Year Orbiting Saturn

After an historic voyage, Cassini is about to kamikaze into Saturn. In one year, the long-lasting mission will finally come to an end...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 19 September 2016 - 6:31PM

Scott Kelly's Historic Year in Space to Be Adapted Into a Movie

Earlier this year, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly finished his historic Year in Space, setting the record for total number of days in...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 13 September 2016 - 12:58PM