October 25, 2019

SpaceX to test astronaut capsule next week, a critical milestone after April explosion

In about a week SpaceX expects to conduct a key test of the capsule it is developing to launch astronauts, as the company looks to show […]
October 24, 2019

Evolution tells us we might be the only intelligent life in the universe

Are we alone in the universe? It comes down to whether intelligence is a probable outcome of natural selection, or an improbable fluke. By definition, probable […]
October 23, 2019

Pioneering NASA Asteroid Mission Clears Key Hurdle on Path to 2021 Launch

Lucy will visit seven asteroids during its 12-year operational life. The first mission to visit a mysterious swarm of asteroids that circle the sun along Jupiter’s path has […]
October 22, 2019

The End is Here in the Final Trailer For ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’

The final trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is here and it promises an epic fight between good and evil. Disney unveiled the final glimpse at […]
October 21, 2019

Moon Dust Could Be a Problem for Future Lunar Explorers

Lunar dust is abrasive and gets into everything. Think of it as a flashback message from the Apollo moonwalkers: The moon is a Disneyland of dust. Between […]
October 20, 2019

The Ultimate Destination Wedding: How to Get Married in Space

Throughout its history, the space program has celebrated a number of exciting milestones. Some, like Neil Armstrong’s momentous walk on the moon in 1969, are world […]
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 17, 2019

Can Spacecraft Corrode in Space?

What comes to mind when you think of the word corrosion? Is it the rust on a bicycle left out in the rain, or maybe the […]
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 […]