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NASA has official announced they will stop recovery efforts to revive the Mars Exploration Rover (MER) Opportunity

NASA Officially Say Goodbye to Mars Opportunity Rover

During a briefing at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California, agency officials announced that the Mars Exploration Rover, Opportunity has officially gone silent. The...
Israel’s Beresheet lunar lander is set to be launched aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 this month.

Israel’s First Mission to the Moon to be Launched Aboard a Falcon 9

Israel’s Beresheet lunar lander is set to be launched aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket later this month. If successful, the mission will be...
The European Space Agency (ESA) has revealed the name of their ExoMars rover as Rosalind Franklin.

ESA Name Mars Rover After British Chemist Rosalind Franklin

The European Space Agency (ESA) has announced that its ExoMars rover will be named in honour of British chemist Rosalind Franklin. Once on the...
China's Yutu 2 Chang'e 4 rover has been deployed to the lunar surface on the far side of the moon.

China Deploy Chang’e 4 Yutu 2 Rover to Lunar Surface

After a successful soft landing on the far side of the moon, China has deployed the Chang’e 4 rover to the lunar surface. The 1.5-meter-long...
China has become the first country to successfully land on the far side of the moon. The country's Chang’e 4 lander touched down on the lunar surface earlier this morning.

China Touchdown on the Far Side of the Moon

After weeks of orbiting the Moon, China’s Chang’e 4 lander has successfully touched down on the lunar surface. The mission is the first in...
Voyager 2 has become only the second spacecraft to ever escape the Sun's heliosphere and enter interstellar space.

Voyager 2 Joins its Counterpart in Interstellar Space

NASA’s Voyager team has confirmed that Voyager 2 has become the second spacecraft to exit the Sun’s Heliosphere and enter interstellar space. Voyager 2...
NASA's Insight lander has begun to beam back its first images of the Martian surface.

InSight Beams Back its First View of Mars

NASA's InSight Mars lander made a textbook touchdown on the surface of the Red Planet yesterday. After a tense few minutes, operators back on...
NASA has selected the Jezero Crater as the landing site of their Mars 2020 rover.

NASA Selects Mars 2020 Landing Site

NASA has selected the Jezero Crater as the landing site for the much anticipated Mars 2020 rover mission. The announcement ends a five-year search...
NASA's Kepler Telescope has run out of fuel ending over 9 years of observations.

Kepler’s Watch has Come to an End

NASA’s Kepler telescope has run out of fuel and will be left to drift among the stars. The telescope has spent the last nine...
NASA's Parker Solar Probe has approached closer to the Sun than any spacecraft before it.

Parker Solar Probe Breaks Records

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe has now travelled closer to our solar system’s star than any before it. Yet, that was not the only record...

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Arianespace launch PRISMA satellite aboard Vega rocket.

Arianespace Orbits 600th Payload Deploying PRISMA Earth Observation Satellite

Arianespace has successfully launched The PRISMA Earth observation satellite for the Italian Space Agency. The satellite was the 600th successfully deployed by the French...
The US Postal Service has released a pair of commemorative Apollo 11 stamps.

US Postal Service Announce Commemorative Apollo 11 Stamps

The US Postal Service (USPS) has announced a range of commemorative Apollo 11 stamps to celebrate the mission’s 50th anniversary. In a press release published...
Reports indicate that NASA will push the uncrewed test flight of the Boeing Starliner from April to August.

Boeing’s Uncrewed Starliner Mission Likely to Slip to August

According to Reuters, NASA is preparing to announce that the uncrewed test flight of the Boeing Starliner spacecraft will slip from April to August....
SpaceX has revealed that the company plans to begin Starship Hopper tests this week.

SpaceX to Conduct First Starship Hopper Test This Week

A public notice has revealed SpaceX plan to begin Starship Hopper tests tomorrow. The tests will involve short “hops” that will allow the company...
Omega release commemorative Apollo 11 Speedmaster.

Omega Release Limited Edition Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Speedmaster

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of NASA’s Apollo 11 mission to the Moon, Omega has released a limited edition remake of a watch presented...