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NASA Wants You to Send Your Name to Mars

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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

Watch an Amazing Simulation of the Pluto Flyby

The seamless video is a compilation of Pluto flyby photos.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 18 August 2015 - 4:05PM

The 6 Best Cassini Images of Saturn's Moon Dione

NASA's spacecraft Cassini has been studying Saturn and its moons since 2004, and its historic mission will finally come to an end in...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 17 August 2015 - 5:04PM

NASA Asks Freelancers to Design a Smartwatch App for Astronauts to Use on the ISS

When astronauts perform sensitive tasks on the ISS, having free hands is key. The advent of augmented reality goggles on the space...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 13 August 2015 - 6:45PM

Watch NASA Test the SLS Rocket Engine that Could Take Us to Mars

The deep space shuttle engine will be tested at 4:30 pm ET.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 13 August 2015 - 1:42PM

NASA's Mars Curiosity Rover Snaps Brilliant Selfie as Part of its Anniversary Celebrations

Curiosity keeps up its strong selfie game as it celebrates 3 years on Mars.

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 11 August 2015 - 2:44PM

Watch: NASA Tells You Why Europa Could Have an Ocean in One Minute or Less

"A future NASA mission can tell us for sure if Europa has an ocean."

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 11 August 2015 - 11:15AM

NASA Astronauts Eat Space-Grown Vegetables for the First TIme

Today marks the first harvest in space.

Janey Tracey
Monday, 10 August 2015 - 10:18AM

NASA Blames Congress for American Dependence on the Russian Space Program

"The greatest nation on Earth should not be dependent on others to launch humans into space."

Janey Tracey
Friday, 07 August 2015 - 3:44PM

Tour 'Weird Ceres', White Spots and All, in NASA's New 3-D Video

3D space videos? The future is here!

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 06 August 2015 - 4:47PM

Print Out This NASA Exoplanet Travel Poster and Transport Yourself to a Whole New World

NASA's Exoplanet Travel Bureau is Open For Business.

Kieran Dickson
Thursday, 06 August 2015 - 12:51PM

Watch: NASA Video Reveals the Dark Side of the Moon as It Transits the Earth

The mysterious side of the satellite is revealed in all its glory.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 06 August 2015 - 9:51AM

The Martian's Andy Weir on Whether He Would Ever Go to Space: 'Hell No'

"I don’t think I would ever be able to handle something like that."

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 05 August 2015 - 1:07PM

Shoebox-Sized 'Lunar IceCube' Spacecraft Could Help Us Colonize the Moon

This tiny, tiny spacecraft could find water and other resources on the Moon.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 04 August 2015 - 3:43PM

NASA Confirms Closest Rocky Exoplanet to Earth

NASA’s Spitzer Space telescope just confirmed that a newly discovered exoplanet is indeed the closest rocky planet to orbit a star...

Zain Charkawi
Friday, 31 July 2015 - 1:29PM

'Impossible' and Controversial EM Drive Can Get Us to the Moon in Four Hours

If it actually works, the engine could get us to Pluto in only 18 months.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 28 July 2015 - 1:58PM

NASA Engineer Talks Futuristic Spacesuit that Will Protect Astronauts on Mars

NASA has spent years developing the state-of-the-art, more flexible, more supportive Z-2 spacesuit, which is designed to withstand...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 27 July 2015 - 4:03PM