September 8, 2015

Meteor Lights Up Morning Sky Over Thailand

Thais were left stunned Monday after a suspected meteor streaked through the daytime skies in a phenomena that also quickly lit up social media. Footage from […]
September 6, 2015


Boeing has unveiled details of its new commercial space taxi, a small vehicle called Starliner that will ferry passengers to and from the International Space Station […]
September 4, 2015

Watch Astronauts' Violent Return To Earth From Inside Their Space Capsule

If you think riding a rocket to the International Space Station makes for a bumpy ride, check out this new video showing what it’s like to […]
September 4, 2015

Russia is Returning to the Moon, Paving the Way for a Crewed Landing

In recent years, Roscosmos has largely concentrated on crewed missions, struggling to get a spaceprobe to its intended destination. But Luna 25 hopes to change that. […]
September 2, 2015

Soyuz craft carrying Russian, Dane and Kazakh blasts off for International Space Station

BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan — A Soyuz spacecraft carrying a Russian, a Dane and a Kazakh blasted off on Wednesday for a two-day trip to the International Space […]
September 1, 2015

Online excitement over Curiosity’s Mars images premature: NASA

NASA’s Curiosity robotic rover can be credited for significant scientific discoveries on Mars – like water being able to exist in liquid form on the Red […]
August 30, 2015

Nasa starts year-long isolation to simulate life on Mars

A team of Nasa recruits has begun living in a dome near a barren volcano in Hawaii to simulate what life would be like on Mars. […]
August 28, 2015

Asteroid 'headed to destroy Earth' almost certainly isn’t real, Nasa says

Conspiracy theorists and others keep saying that we are going to be killed by an asteroid, and Nasa has been forced to point out that it […]
August 26, 2015

Momentum for Mars: Astronauts say mission is inevitable

This is what Mars would look like to an astronaut arriving there for the first time. To be there would be inspiring, and intimidating; it would be a […]