The Inside of the New SpaceX Dragon Capsule Looks Like Every Sci-Fi Spacecraft

SpaceX has just revealed the first images and footage of the interior of the new Dragon capsule, designed to shuttle astronauts to and...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 11 September 2015 - 5:50PM

NASA Releases Dazzling Up-Close Photos of Pluto's Surface

Our historic closest flyby past Pluto has come and gone, but we're still reaping the benefits months later, as NASA has released new...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 10 September 2015 - 4:01PM

NASA's Dawn Spacecraft Produces Clearest Pictures Yet of Ceres and Its White Spots

NASA's Dawn spacecraft is currently in the middle of a detailed mapping procedure that will see the surface of the dwarf planet Ceres...

Kieran Dickson
Wednesday, 09 September 2015 - 12:34PM

ISS Astronauts Read The Martian, Want to See the Movie on Opening Night

The Martian is 100% Astronaut approved.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 08 September 2015 - 4:33PM

NASA's New App Gives You a Scientifically Accurate Look at 1,000 Exoplanets

Explore newly discovered distant exoplanets with Nasa's "Eyes on Exoplanets."

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 08 September 2015 - 10:15AM

NASA Is Using Hoverboard Technology to Make a Real-Life Tractor Beam

Will we someday be able to say "Beam me up, Scotty" in real life? NASA has just teamed up with Arx Pax, the company that (sort of)...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 04 September 2015 - 4:20PM

Yet Another Scientist Calls Mars One Mission 'Unfeasible' and 'Unsustainable'

MIT researcher Sydney Do claims the mission's cost would be astronomical.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 03 September 2015 - 11:20AM

NASA Recreates Venus's Hellish Atmosphere on Earth

“You don’t have to go Venus now to do Venus atmospheric research."

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 - 4:33PM

A Year in Isolation - Researchers Start Mock Mars Mission to Study Psychological Effects of Space Travel

Last week, six members of a NASA team began their year-long isolation experiment, the longest experiment of its kind. Living inside a...

Alexandra Grunberg
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 - 10:49AM

NASA's Terminator-Style Artificial Skin Self-Heals from a Bullet Wound in Less than a Second

Self-healing plastics, like the ones presumably used on the T-1000 in the second Terminator film, are now a reality, as NASA has...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 31 August 2015 - 12:43PM

Buzz Aldrin Forms a Space Institute to Promote Settlement on Mars

"Get your ass to Mars!"

Janey Tracey
Friday, 28 August 2015 - 11:12AM

Robotic Bartender Helps Mix Over 280 Cocktails for Partygoers

Who says that mixology has to be all about flinging cocktail shakers and pompously pairing weird flavors? If the team behind HoLLiE...

Kieran Dickson
Thursday, 27 August 2015 - 5:47PM

NASA's Dawn Spacecraft Spots Mysterious Mountain on Ceres

Ceres, the largest object in the asteroid belt, has long been an enigma, mostly as a result of those weird white spots. But now,...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 - 1:54PM

NASA Announces Plans to Visit Ice Giants Uranus and Neptune

This would be our first trip to Neptune in over 26 years.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 25 August 2015 - 2:36PM

JAXA Spacecraft Delivers Hard Liquor and a Dozen Mice to the ISS

JAXA's HTV spacecrafts are known as "Kounotori," or "White Storks," in Japan, but they're not exactly bringing babies. This morning,...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 24 August 2015 - 2:03PM

NASA Assures the World that We Won’t All Die in an Asteroid Impact Next Month

Over the last few weeks, blogs and fringe websites have propagated rumors that a massive asteroid impact will place the world in peril...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 21 August 2015 - 3:20PM

NASA Wants You to Send Your Name to Mars

67,000 people have signed up in the first 24 hours.

Janey Tracey
Friday, 21 August 2015 - 2:36PM

NASA Wants Us to Eat Our Own Recycled Feces on Mars

NASA is ramping up their efforts to send the first manned mission to Mars, but it's no walk in the park getting there. In addition to...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 20 August 2015 - 1:45PM

NASA Reveals Nine Real-Life Space Technologies in The Martian

The Martian has been hailed as one of the most scientifically accurate sci-fi novels in recent memory, and the film adaptation looks...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 - 11:34AM

Space Advocates Hope to Use The Martian Movie to Encourage Political Support for Future Mars Missions

Can Ridley Scott's The Martian really encourage the Government to increase spending on planetary sciences?

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 18 August 2015 - 5:49PM