Technology

September 6, 2017

Next-Gen Mars Rover Will Explore Potentially Habitable Regions of the Red Planet

The European Space Agency’s ExoMars rover will survey, drill, and take pictures of areas where ancient microbes may have lived. Watch out, Mars. Scientists are going […]
August 25, 2017

ASA Has Big Plans for AI on Mars and Beyond

Imagine an interstellar probe where the spacecraft can pick its own orbit, take its own pictures, and send probes down to the surface of a far-away […]
August 23, 2017

Elon Musk reveals first official photo of SpaceX space suit

The suit actually works and more details are coming First picture of SpaceX spacesuit. More in days to follow. Worth noting that this actually works (not […]
August 17, 2017

The Epic Journey of Both Voyager Spacecraft

We dream of going to the stars, but the reality is that we haven’t made it any farther than our own moon. We’re reaching for Mars […]
August 16, 2017

NASA is about to find out if a supercomputer can survive a year in space

On Monday, at 12:31 p.m. Eastern time, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifted off on a resupply flight for the International Space Station, and among its […]
August 14, 2017

SpaceX to Launch NASA Cargo, Try Rocket Landing Today

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the last brand-new Dragon cargo spacecraft to the International Space Station (ISS) Monday (Aug. 14), and you can watch […]
August 13, 2017

Tour an Astronaut Habitat for Mock Space Missions

Ever wonder how astronauts will live on other worlds? Welcome to the Human Exploration Research Analog, or HERA, a habitat at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in […]
August 10, 2017

After NASA review, experimental plasma rocket on track for 100-hour test

Now, the company is firing VASIMR for about five minutes at a time. Almost everyone recognizes that if humans are truly to go deeper into the […]
August 9, 2017

Pack Your Microscope —Space-Based Medical Research Is Taking Off

Microgravity medical research in space is accelerating—and giving scientists new hope in finding cures for earthly diseases. When the next Elon Musk SpaceX supply rocket blasts off Thursday […]