matt damon

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 […]
December 5, 2015

esa astronaut will run the london marathon from space

In April, while runners wait eagerly at the starting line for the London Marathon, another competitor will be waiting as well but far far away, on […]
November 17, 2015

Power cut on international space station can't be repaired until 2016

The International Space Station has had a power cut and spacewalking repairs may be needed once a replacement part can be delivered by rocket. Nasa said on Monday […]
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 […]
November 12, 2015

NASA's Quest to Reclaim Lost Spacesuits Before They Were Auctioned

What do a military surplus store, an antiques mall in Texas, and the bottom of Florida’s largest lake have in common? They all, at one point […]
November 7, 2015

NASA unveiled a new prototype of the crowdsourced spacesuit astronauts will wear on Mars

It’s not as sleek or form-fitting as the spacesuit worn by Matt Damon in The Martian, but it’s certainly something. NASA has released the latest photos of its Z-2 […]
October 28, 2015

WATCH LIVE: NASA Astronauts Taking Spacewalk Outside ISS

From NASA: “U.S. astronauts Scott Kelly and Kjell Lindgren will venture outside the space station’s Quest airlock on Wednesday, Oct. 28 to perform a spacewalk in support […]
October 1, 2015

Mars in the movies: The 6 best films set on the Red Planet

In Ridley Scott’s new movie The Martian, Matt Damon’s marooned astronaut cobbles together a contraption to make the water he needs to survive on the barren […]
September 28, 2015

Wondering about NASA's Mars mystery? We may have found the answer

(CNN)NASA says it has big news for us Monday. “Mars Mystery Solved,” the agency’s news release touts without offering even a hint as to what mystery […]