NASA

Cassini Finds Interstellar Dust Around Saturn

Saturn has a little piece of the universe that lies outside our solar system, as Cassini recently detected that there are traces of...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 19 April 2016 - 5:36PM

NASA Fellow Invents a Space Gardening Robot that Can Grow Fruits and Vegetables on Mars

Are we getting closer to being able to sustain a human colony on Mars? MIT engineering student and NASA fellow Heather Hava has just...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 19 April 2016 - 1:41PM

Get Your Earth Porn Fix With NASA's New 4K Highlight Reel from the ISS

The astronauts of the International Space Station are hard at work studying both extraterrestrial and terrestrial phenomena while out...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 19 April 2016 - 11:11AM

NASA Says "Mars Matters" for the Future of Space Exploration

NASA's Journey to Mars has faced some criticism as of late, but when NASA Chief and former astronaut Charles Bolden addressed the...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 13 April 2016 - 2:35PM

NASA Begins Testing Electric Sail Technology to Reach the Edge of Our Solar System

Right on the heels of Stephen Hawking and Yuri Milner's announcement that they're developing tiny spacecrafts powered by light from...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 12 April 2016 - 1:47PM

Stephen Hawking and Yuri Milner Announce Light-Powered Nanocraft Project

Stephen Hawking has just teamed up with Russian billionaire Yuri Milner on a $100 million project called Breakthrough Starshot, which...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 12 April 2016 - 10:59AM

NASA Has Saved the Kepler Spacecraft from Emergency Mode

On Thursday, the Kepler Spacecraft gave everyone a scare when a scheduled interchange revealed it had inexplicably switched to...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 11 April 2016 - 1:39PM

Two Commercial Spacecrafts Attach to the ISS for the First Time

For the first time ever, SpaceX and Orbital ATK have launched spacecrafts and successfully attached them both to the International...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 11 April 2016 - 1:05PM

NASA Releases Nearly 3 Million Amazing Images of Earth from Space

For the last sixteen years, the Japanese remote sensing instrument Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 04 April 2016 - 3:46PM

NASA Is Building a Next-Generation Exoplanet Hunter

After a grueling national competition, NASA has just selected a team of Penn State scientists to build a...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 30 March 2016 - 6:33PM

The 7 Coolest Virtual Reality Experiences Made with Hololens So Far

Hololens just starting shipping their technology to developers, which means we have a whole lot of virtual and augmented reality...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 30 March 2016 - 3:41PM

NASA and SpaceX Are Sending an Inflatable Habitat Module to the ISS Next Week

Next week, NASA will attempt to send a payload to the ISS using the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, for the first time since the rocket...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 29 March 2016 - 11:09AM

Watch: NASA Spots the Flash of a Supernova for the First Time

Kepler has just observed the brilliant flash from the explosion of a star, or the "shock breakout" of a supernova." NASA released a...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 22 March 2016 - 3:18PM

Pluto May Have Been Covered With Rivers and Lakes of Liquid Nitrogen

Scientists think liquid nitrogen once flowed on Pluto's surface, and may even still lie beneath the ice on the dwarf planet today....

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 22 March 2016 - 12:07PM

Detailed Cosmic Map Shows You Every Space Mission Ever Launched

With the Philae landing, the exploration of Pluto, and the discovery of water on Mars, space exploration is becoming more and more...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 18 March 2016 - 11:18AM

NASA Plans to Light a "Large-Scale Fire" in Space

The ISS has played host to many weird experiments, including those involving fruit fly astronauts, hard liquor, a dozen mice, beer...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 15 March 2016 - 3:46PM

China Is Planning a Space Telescope More Powerful Than Hubble, But How Does It Compare to James Webb?

China just announced plans to build a space telescope that is even more powerful than NASA's Hubble, which will observe and image our...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 11 March 2016 - 12:22PM

Gigantic Volcano Eruption Swiveled Mars' Entire Surface

We're just starting to understand the nature of Mars' surface, but as it turns out, the Red Planet once looked a whole lot different....

Janey Tracey
Monday, 07 March 2016 - 1:45PM

A Galaxy Far, Far Away: Hubble Finds Oldest, Most Distant Galaxy Yet

NASA's Hubble telescope has just added another major astronomical discovery to its list of accomplishments, as researchers have just...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 04 March 2016 - 11:47AM

Scott Kelly Is Already Showing Us the Effects of Long-Term Spaceflight on the Human Body

Scott Kelly just came back to Earth from his historic Year in Space, and he's set to undergo extensive medical testing in order to...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 03 March 2016 - 1:03PM