Manned mission to Mars

August 8, 2016

Priceless Lunar Artifact from NASA Apollo 11 Mission Gets Sold by Mistake

A lunar artifact used in NASA’s Apollo 11 mission has reportedly been sold off at an auction – by mistake. Now, the artifact has been thrust at […]
June 27, 2016

NASA Cover Up? City Found On Mars, Conspiracy Theorists Say

There are hundreds of extra-terrestrial conspiracy theories but the most common ones involve NASA most of the time. The premiere space agency has full access to […]
June 13, 2016

NASA enlists the United Arab Emirates’ help for mission to Mars

NASA has signed a new agreement to work with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on space exploration. The agency has agreed to share everything from scientific […]
March 5, 2016

Scott Kelly’s Year In Space Convinced Him We Need to Save the Planet

After 340 days aboard the International Space Station—the longest stretch for any NASA astronaut—recent ISS Commander Scott Kelly is back on Earth and reflecting on his […]
December 16, 2015

The Astronaut Hopeful's Manifesto: An Applicant's Guide To NASA Astronaut Selection

I am an astronaut hopeful – one of thousands of people who somehow never outgrew our childhood dream of going to space. Anyone can hope to […]
December 14, 2015

NASA now accepting applications for the Astronaut Candidate Program

For the first time in four years, NASA is accepting applications for more astronauts, some of whom may contribute to future missions to Mars. Starting on […]
December 13, 2015

Nasa releases plans for the Orion space capsule's first mission as it prepares to head to Mars

It will eventually be the spacecraft that carries humans to an asteroid and even to Mars, but the first big test of Nasa’s Orion space capsule […]
December 9, 2015

Nasa wants to ‘move out’ of the International Space Station

The International Space Station may have its days numbered. Nasa says it will only fund the ISS until 2028, at the latest, so that it can […]
November 15, 2015

10 stunning space missions you've never heard of

2015 has been a great year for space exploration. Astronomers landed the Philae probe on a comet, the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter found water, and we got our first-ever photographs […]