NASA Makes Travel Posters for Destination Exoplanets

Ever wanted to travel to an exoplanet? NASA has now released travel guides to three different exoplanets for their Exoplanet Travel...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 07 January 2015 - 11:11AM

NASA's Kepler Finds the Most Earth-Like Exoplanet Ever Discovered

NASA's Kepler space telescope has just discovered three new Earth-like exoplanets, one of which is the closest analogue to Earth...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 07 January 2015 - 9:44AM

Hubble's Pillars of Creation Then and Now: Image Comparison from 1995 and 2015

In honor of the Hubble telescope's 25th anniversary, scientists have recreated the iconic image of the Pillars of Creation. Twenty...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 06 January 2015 - 11:09AM

The 8 Best Moments of NASA's MESSENGER

After a decade of groundbreaking research, NASA's probe MESSENGER will finish its mission in 2015. It will do one last thruster boost...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 05 January 2015 - 2:31PM

8 of the Biggest Science Stories to Watch Out for in 2015

Between telepathy technology, AI fear mongering, and an increased interest in spaceflight culminating in the sensational Philae...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 05 January 2015 - 11:21AM

NASA Will Hack Opportunity Mars Rover to Cure 'Amnesia'

Mars rover Opportunity has had a long and fruitful life, as it has been studying the Red Planet for over a decade now. After all those...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 31 December 2014 - 11:46AM

Watch: The ISS Shoots Past the Moon

Every once in a while, the ISS does a fly-by past the moon and can be seen with the naked eye, or at least a good camera. On December...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 30 December 2014 - 2:09PM

Geysers on Jupiter's Moon Europa Have Disappeared

Almost exactly a year after NASA found evidence of water vapor on Europa, researchers from several different projects are claiming...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 29 December 2014 - 12:27PM

NASA: Jupiter's Great Red Spot is a 'Sunburn'

We've known for many years that Jupiter's "Great Red Spot" is a persistent anticyclonic storm, but scientists have mostly been at a...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 29 December 2014 - 10:49AM

NASA Emails a New Wrench to the ISS

NASA just gave the astronauts aboard the ISS the most practical, inspired Christmas gift ever. When Made in Space, the 3-D printing...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 19 December 2014 - 2:22PM

NASA Discovers Evidence of Mars Water Reservoir in Meteorites

There has been plenty of evidence that Mars was once host to liquid water, enough to cause major flooding. But in what NASA calls the...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 19 December 2014 - 11:34AM

NASA Publishes Beautiful GIFs of Earth to Celebrate Anniversary of Satellites

In 1999, NASA launched the Terra satellite system, intended to observe Earth's climate, and particularly climate change. In honor of...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 19 December 2014 - 10:26AM

Rosetta's Philae Lander May Wake Up Next Year

After Rosetta's lander Philae went to sleep after just a couple of days on the comet's surface, scientists knew there was a chance...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 17 December 2014 - 4:32PM

NASA's Satellites Can See Christmas Lights from Space

If holiday lights are lighting up your neighborhood, then they can probably be seen from space. A new study from NASA shows that their...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 17 December 2014 - 9:57AM

The Year in Science: The Defining Scientific Achievements of 2014

DNA survives re-entry into Earth's atmosphere   [Credit: NASA]   NASA recently found that DNA coated onto the exterior of a...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 16 December 2014 - 2:46PM

NASA Believes Curiosity Rover May Have Discovered Signs of Alien Life on Mars

Data from the Mars Curiosity Rover is leading NASA scientists to believe they may have detected the first ever signs of...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 16 December 2014 - 2:09PM

Listen to NASA Interns' Hilarious 'All About That Bass' Parody: 'All About That Space'

Following the successful launch of NASA's Orion spacecraft last week, the interns celebrated in the best way they knew how: jumping on...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 12 December 2014 - 11:40AM

Cassini Sends Back Beautiful Global Maps of Saturn's Moons

Cassini has spent ten years collecting data and images in an effort to comprehensively map Saturn's six major icy moons, and the...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 11 December 2014 - 4:26PM

Rosetta Data Tells Us Earth's Water Likely Didn't Come from Comets

Scientists have long thought that a bombardment of comets billions of years ago may have originally brought water to Earth. Now, data...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 10 December 2014 - 2:42PM

NASA's Curiosity Rover Finds Evidence of a Long Lost Lake on Mars

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has discovered that a 96-mile-wide crater on the Red Planet was once host to a lake, and further analysis...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 08 December 2014 - 5:15PM