"Human's a Multi-Planet Species" (VIDEO)
SF State astronomer Stephen Kane is searching for signs of life in one of the extrasolar systems closest to Earth. As one of the world's leading "planet hunters," Kane focuses on finding "habitable zones," areas where water could exist i
The satellite formerly known as GOES-R (so Prince, right?) has transmitted its first images back to Earth, and they are flooring. From the details on the face of the moon to the incredible resolution of cumulus over the Caribbean, these first pixels
As it nears the end of its mission, NASA's Cassini spacecraft has been going in to get close-ups of Saturn's rings.
One launch is not enough
The company Moon Express has just swept through a $20 million round of financing in a quest to dominate the lunar economy.
Eugene Andrew Cernan, known to friends as "Gene" and to history as the last man to set foot on the Moon, passed away on Monday, surrounded by his family. He was 82. His cause of death has not been disclosed, but the family's representative conf
Spacex has a successful return to flight. The mission was a success with successful deployment of all satellites and the first stage landed on the drone ship
Fish traveling aboard the International Space Station in 2014 experienced a near-immediate reduction in bone density upon encountering the microgravity environment of orbit.
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New evidence suggests it could be a rogue planet captured by our sun
Japanese scientists say that silicon is likely the mystery element in the Earth's inner core, claiming progress on solving one of the planet's deepest secrets.
Iridium officials early Sunday confirmed reports that the flight would be delayed to at least Jan. 14 -- next Saturday -- with an instantaneous launch opportunity at 9:54:34 a.m. PST (12:54:34 p.m. EST; 1754:34 GMT).
The U.S. Air Force's mysterious X-37B space plane has now spent 600 days in Earth orbit on the vessel's latest mission, and is nearing a program record for longest time spent in space.
In the 1980s, during the nascent days of the satellite communications industry, Luxembourg foresaw the fat cat it could become.
The National Near-Earth Object Preparedness Strategy (Strategy) and the forthcoming National Near Earth Object Preparedness Action Plan (Action Plan) together seek to improve our Nation's preparedness to address the hazard of near-Earth object...
Elon Musk says Trump will support both renewables and fossil fuels and FAA clears Spacex to launch
EMDrives are claimed to be propellentless space propulsion systems. If propellentless propulsion is possible it could enable fast human travel throughout the solar system and possible interstellar missions.
From Battlestar Galactica to the imperial Death Star, the world of fiction is rife with gargantuan spacecraft capable of supporting thousands of residents with their own personal quarters and facilities.
It may be the naked core of an ancient planet
Here is a possible timeline for the emergence of a true space age over the next 20 years.