Exploration

NASA green light manufacturing of Lucy probe that will explore the Trojan Asteroids.

NASA Approves Manufacture of Lucy Probe Set to Explore Trojan Asteroids

NASA’s Lucy mission has successfully moved into the manufacturing stage after a successful Critical Design Review. The mission, which is expected to be launched...
Christina Koch and Jessica Meir will conduct the first all-female spacewalk on October 21.

NASA to Once Again Attempt First All-Female Spacewalk

NASA has announced that it will attempt the first all-female spacewalk on October 21. The attempt follows one early this year that had to...
Intuitive Machines select SpaceX Falcon 9 to launch Nova C mission to the Moon.

SpaceX Falcon 9 to Launch Intuitive Machines Moon Mission

Intuitive Machines has selected the SpaceX Falcon 9 to launch the company’s Nova C lunar lander to the surface of the Moon in 2021....
NASA will award the maiden Artemis Moon mission to the first company to complete a lunar lander.

NASA Sets Industry a Challenge to be the First to Produce Lunar Lander

In a call to industry seeking proposals for human lunar landing systems, NASA has announced that the first company to complete a lunar lander...
NASA has revealed the lunar Gateway space station logo.

NASA Releases Underwhelming Lunar Gateway Logo

NASA has revealed the logo for the agency’s lunar Gateway space station. The station is a key element of NASA’s Artemis program, the agency’s...
India has located failed lunar lander.

India Locate Failed Lunar Lander

An official from the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has confirmed the failed Vikram lander has been found. Although the exact condition of the...
The Vikram lander has successfully separated from the Chandrayaan-2 orbiter in lunar orbit.

India Prepares to Touch Down on the Surface of the Moon

Early this morning, India's Vikram Moon lander successfully separated from the Chandrayaan-2 orbiter. The lander is expected to touch down on the lunar surface...
NASA releases new Artemis logo.

NASA Unveil New Lunar Program Logo

Earlier this year, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine announced that the agency’s new lunar program would be called Artemis. In Greek mythology, Artemis was the...
NASA to launch nuclear-powered robotic quadcopter to Titan.

NASA to Send Nuclear-Powered Robotic Quadcopter to Titan

NASA has announced that its next major planetary sciences mission will be Dragonfly, a nuclear-powered robotic quadcopter that will explore Saturn’s largest moon, Titan. “With...
NASA will announce next major planetary science on June 27, 2019.

NASA Set to Announce Next Major Planetary Science Mission

NASA advisory has revealed the agency’s plans to announce its next major planetary science mission later today. The announcement will be broadcast live on...

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A fire broke out at a Firefly Aerospace facility during an Alpha first stage test.

Firefly Aerospace Alpha Test Ends in Fire Prompting an Evacuation

Late yesterday, a small fire broke out at the Firefly Aerospace facility in Austin Texas resulting in homes and businesses within two kilometers of...
Lego release International Space Station set.

Lego Reveal 864-Piece International Space Station Set

Lego has announced the long-awaited International Space Station set. The 864-piece set is expected to go on sale on February 1, 2020, for €69,99. The...
Capella Space to offer on-demand sub-0.5 meter SAR imaging.

Capella Space Unveils Next-Generation Earth Observation Satellite Design

Editors note: This article was previously titled, "Capella Space Unveils Next-Generation Spy Satellite Design". Although Capella Space has won contacts to supply imaging to...
SpaceX has successfully completed an in-flight abort test of the Crew Dragon spacecraft.

SpaceX Clear Crucial Crew Dragon In-Flight Abort Test

SpaceX successfully performed an in-flight abort test of the company’s Crew Dragon spacecraft late yesterday. The test is the final hurdle before the spacecraft...
Arianespace deploys two geostationary communication satellites into orbit.

Arianespace Launch New Low-Cost Geostationary Communication Satellite

Arianespace has launched its first orbital mission of 2020 deploying a pair of communications satellites into a geostationary orbit. The launch is the first...