Discovery

October 18, 2019

Watch two NASA astronauts conduct the first all-female spacewalk in history

Best friends Christina Koch and Jessica Meir will break ground together This morning, two of NASA’s astronauts will make history when they don their space suits […]
October 18, 2019

Whose Out There–Habitable Zones

How close can a sun be to its orbiting planets before it is not habitable? The answer depends on its atmosphere and the amount of water […]
October 16, 2019

5 Amazing Benefits of the Invention of the Telescope

How did the telescope benefit society? Check out how this revolutionary invention helped us observe light, gravity, and other physical laws. Why not catch up on […]
October 14, 2019

Boeing Aims to Launch Unpiloted Starliner Test Flight to Space Station in December

Liftoff is targeted for Dec. 17. LAS CRUCES, N.M. — Boeing has set a new launch date for the first orbital flight of its new commercial […]
October 12, 2019

A Second Interstellar Visitor Has Arrived in Our Solar System. This Time, Astronomers Think They Know Where It Came From

A Second Interstellar Visitor Has Arrived in Our Solar System. This Time, Astronomers Think They Know Where It Came From For the second time ever, astronomers […]
October 10, 2019

How many astronauts have died in space?

There’s no doubt space is an extremely dangerous place, but only a handful of space travelers have actually died there. For many wannabe astronauts, the idea […]
October 5, 2019

All-Female Spacewalk Back on After NASA Sends Up 2nd Medium Suit

More than six months after canceling what would have been the first spacewalk conducted by a team of two women, NASA has rescheduled the historic moment for […]
October 2, 2019

Elon Musk Shows us What’s Inside the Starship

On Saturday, Sept.28th, Elon Musk stood before a crowd at SpaceX’s testing facility in Boca Chica, Texas. To the SpaceX employees, guests and reporters assembled (and the […]
October 1, 2019

NASA Is Now Accepting Proposals for Artemis Landers to Fly Astronauts to the Moon

The first company with a lander will win the 2024 mission, NASA says. NASA really wants to fly astronauts to the moon by 2024. But it needs […]