Exploration

Mars Curiosity Rover successfully drills hole for the first time since October 2016.

Mars Curiosity Rover Has Begun Drilling Again

The Mars Curiosity Rover has begun to again drill into the surface of the red planet. Following months of testing a new drilling process,...
Taken a journey through the cosmos with the spectacular In Saturn's Rings.

In Saturn’s Rings is a Beautiful Journey Through the Cosmos

Released earlier this month, In Saturn’s Rings is a 42-minute movie created by exclusively using real photographs captured by NASA spacecraft. The result is...
China's Chang'e-4 lunar mission will attempt to grow potato and Arabidopsis plants and hatch silkworm eggs.

China to Hatch Silkworms on the Far Side of the Moon

China’s Chang'e-4 lunar mission will attempt the first soft-landing on the far side of the moon. The lander will carry a biosphere science payload...
Amazing images of cyclonic superstorm have been captured by NASA's Juno spacecraft.

NASA’s Juno Jupiter Mission Snaps Images of Terrifying Cyclonic Superstorm

A NASA exploratory spacecraft sent to Jupiter in 2016 has captured breathtaking images of the cyclones that characterise the giant planet’s Northern pole. The...
NASA's TESS exoplanet hunter has arrived at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida safely.

NASA’s TESS Satellite Arrives in Florida as Launch is Pushed Back

The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has arrived safely at Kennedy Space Center's Payload Hazardous Servicing Facility (PHSF) in Florida. TESS arrived at Kennedy...
NASA will return a silver of the Red Planet back to Mars aboard the Mars 2020 rover.

Mars 2020 Rover to Return a Sliver of the Red Planet

A sliver of Mars brought to Earth by a meteorite will be returned to the Red Planet aboard NASA’s Mars 2020 rover mission. The...
New Horizons has breaks it's own record just two hours later snapping images of Kuiper Belt objects 2012 HZ84 and 2012 HE85.

Record-Breaking Kuiper Belt Images Snapped by New Horizons

The New Horizons spacecraft made history in December last year snapping images of objects farther from Earth than ever before. Although the NASA spacecraft...
The OTIS section of the James Webb Space Telescope has arrived at the Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems facility safely.

James Webb’s OTIS Module Arrives at Northrop Grumman’s Space Park

The two main components of NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope are now safely at Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems in Redondo Beach, California. The optical...

NASA Confirm Identity of Lost Satellite Discovered by Amateur Astronomer

NASA has confirmed that they have acquired contact with the Imager for Magnetopause-to-Aurora Global Exploration (IMAGE) satellite. The satellite was found by an amateur...
NASA astronauts Mark Vande Hei and Scott Tingle have complete the first spacewalk of 2018.

NASA Astronauts Complete First Spacewalk of 2018

Two NASA flight engineers have successfully completed the first spacewalk of 2018 aboard the International Space Station (ISS). The 206th spacewalk in the history...

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NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine has expressed the agency's desire to return to the moon as soon as possible.

NASA Aims to Return to the Moon This Year

NASA has revealed an ambitious plan to return to the moon this year with help from commercial partners. The announcement came during a briefing at...
NASA plans to map the sky with the Spectro-Photometer for the History of the Universe, Epoch of Reionization and Ices Explorer (SPHEREx).

NASA Plans to Explore Millions of Galaxies with SPHEREx Spacecraft

NASA has announced a new mission that will attempt to map the sky in order to survey millions of galaxies. The agency hopes data...
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...
The Department of Defense has announced a review of the SpaceX Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle-class certification

DOD to Review Air Force Certification of SpaceX Falcon Launch Vehicles

The Departement of Defense Inspector General has announced it plans to review the Air Force’s decision to award the SpaceX Falcon 9 and Heavy...
To commemorate the opening of its new headwaters, Orbex has unveiled their Prime upper rocket stage.

Orbex Unveils Prime Rocket Stage with 3-D Printed Engine

At a glitzy VIP event to commemorate the opening of their new headquarters, small launch vehicle developer Orbex unveiled their Prime upper rocket stage....