NASA's Europa mission is moving to the second phase. Phase B is the design stage where the draft of systems and subsystems will be created before fabrication and testing in phase C and D.
Telescopes around the world collaborated to confirm the existence of another Solar System composed of seven Earth-like planets orbiting a star. Three of the seven are found in the habitable zone.
The seven planets orbiting a neighboring star is a breakthrough discovery. The question arises: is there life?
The preparation of a legislation that will let private companies launch their satellites and rockets into space from spaceports across the UK was unveiled this week.
NASA announced in a press release that some organic materials were discovered on the dwarf planet Ceres. Although further study is required to determine what kind of organic molecule was discovered.
An internal letter by the acting NASA administrator hinted that the new administration wants to send humans to the moon in 2018.
The European Space Agency (ESA) released a stunning image of Mars northern ice caps. The ice cap was disturbed by swirling patterns thought to have been caused by strong winds.
NASA teases about new major findings of exoplanets. The agency said in a press release that embargoed information will be revealed in a press conference set to happen on Feb. 22.
If the proposal passes, the solar system could welcome back Pluto in the fold - along with the Earth's moon and over 100 more planets.
UAE aims to establish the first inhabitable human settlement in Mars.
Cassini's observation led to a better understanding of Saturn's icy moon, Enceladus. The moon hosts a global salty ocean.
NASA's Juno spacecraft will remain on its current 53-day orbit. The team behind Juno said an engine burn to reduce orbit to 14 days will no longer be performed to avoid any damage to the spacecraft.
SpaceX confirmed that the mission to Mars was moved to 2020 instead of the original target 2018 launch. The Red Dragon mission will test the new SpaceX landing technology.
Electrically charged particles coming from cosmic rays generated in outer space could interact with smartphones, computers and other personal devices, resulting operational failures.