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Researchers have discovered a planet that rains iron.

Researchers Observe Super-Heated Exoplanet Where it Rains Iron

Researchers at the European Southern Observatory (ESO) have observed a super-heated exoplanet where they suspect it rains liquid iron. With the use of the...
NASA’s JPL has released a 1.8-billion-pixel panoramic image of Mars.

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Captured a 1.8-Billion-Pixel Panorama of Mars

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab has released a 1.8-billion-pixel panoramic image of the surface of Mars. The image was captured by the agency’s Curiosity rover...
NASA has awarded the $170 million Psyche launch contract to SpaceX.

NASA Awards $170 Million Psyche Launch Contact to SpaceX

NASA has selected the SpaceX Falcon Heavy to carry the agency’s Psyche mission. The mission will explore an asteroid orbiting the Sun between Mars...
NASA discover two moons of Neptune locked in an orbital ballet.

NASA Discovers Moons Orbiting Neptune Locked in an Orbital Ballet

Researchers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) have discovered two small moons around Neptune perform a “dance of avoidance” as they orbit the planet. Naiad...
NASA InSight lander continues to dig into Martian surface with “Mole” probe.

InSight Lander’s “Mole” Probe Resumes Drilling into Martian Surface

NASA has revealed that the Mars InSight lander’s Heat Flow and Physical Properties Package probe is once again operational. The probe is designed to...
Virgin Galactic has won a contract to fly an Italian Air Force research mission.

Italian Air Force Award Research Flight Contract to Virgin Galactic

Virgin Galactic has secured a contract with the Italian Air Force to support a “human tended” research flight aboard the company’s SpaceShipTwo spaceplane. The flight...
NASA celebrates the discovery of the 4000th exoplanets with a beautiful video.

NASA Celebrate the Discovery of the 4,000th Exoplanet

NASA has revealed that it surpassed 4,000 identified exoplanets in June. To celebrate, the agency has created a video that tracks the agency’s progress...
NASA has selected 12 payloads that will be launched aboard commercial lunar landers.

NASA Selects 12 Payloads to Launch Aboard Commercial Lunar Landers

NASA has selected 12 science and technology payloads that will launch aboard commercial lunar landers as part of NASA’s Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS)...
NASA's Deep Space Clock will pave the way for interplanetary travel.

NASA’s Deep Space Atomic Clock will Pave the Way for Interplanetary Travel

NASA’s Deep Space Atomic Clock is set to be launched aboard a Falcon Heavy later this month. The GPS-like instrument will allow spacecraft to...
UNOOSA and CMSA have selected nine international experiments to be conducted aboard the CSS.

UNOOSA Select 9 Experiments to be Conducted Aboard China Space Station

The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) and the China Manned Space Agency (CMSA) has selected nine international experiments to be conducted...

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OneWeb to resume its launch campaign in December 2020.

OneWeb To Resume Launch Campaign After Being Rescued from Bankruptcy

The previously bankrupt communications provider OneWeb announced September 21 that it would resume launch operations as early as December. OneWeb was founded in 2012...
NASA released a detailed look at the agency’s lunar Gateway space station.

NASA Release Detailed Lunar Gateway Space Station Rendering

NASA’s Johnson Space Center has published one of the most detailed looks at the agency's lunar Gateway space station to date. A total of nine...
Netflix release four-part Challenger: The Final Flight docuseries.

Netflix Release Four-Part Docuseries Examining Challenger Disaster

Released on September 16, Netflix's Challenger: The Final Flight is a four-part docuseries that examines what led up to one of the greatest tragedies...
SpaceX scrub 13th Starlink mission and reschedule it to tomorrow.

Scrubbed SpaceX Starlink Launch Rescheduled to Friday

A SpaceX Falcon 9 mission that was set to carry 60 Starlink satellites to orbit today has been scrubbed due to a “recovery issues.”...
Dynetics completes human landing system test article.

Dynetics Complete Lunar Lander Test Article for NASA’s Artemis Program

A test article of the lunar lander being developed by Dynetics for NASA’s Artemis program has been completed. The mockup of the Dynetics lander...