SpaceX is working with NASA in identifying potential landing sites on Mars. The difficult part is that the region has to have both ice and enough sunlight.
NASA received a 2018 budget of $19.1 billion, 5 percent lower than last years. The budget will support deep space explorations like the journey to Mars and moon. However, the cut will affect earth sciences programs.
NASA released the uncalibrated raw data from its observation of the newly identified star system, Trappist-1. Users will have to do some reformatting to interpret the data.
NASA and astronomers worldwide will now work towards proving whether or not the planets in Trappist-1 are indeed habitable. Experts are expecting various missions and ground-based observations to focus on the newly discovered star system.
An internal letter by the acting NASA administrator hinted that the new administration wants to send humans to the moon in 2018.
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.
NASA will look into the possibility of sending astronauts aboard the first flight of the SLS rocket. Exploration Mission 1 will be the maiden flight of Orion and SLS together.
An Airforce flight surgeon won NASA's Space Poop Challenge by proposing a way for astronauts to change underwear even while wearing a spacesuit.
Three landing sites were shortlisted from the 2020 Mars mission. The mission aims to retrieve sample rocks from the red planet and return them to Earth.
NASA and ESA are working together for another historic mission the moon. ESA will help provide the modules for the Orion spacecraft that will take humans to the moon and beyond.
Tornadoes devastated New Orleans where a NASA facility is also located. The facility is where the agency's most powerful rocket is being manufactured.
Initial findings from NASA's twin study have been revealed. Twins and astronaut Scott Kelly and Mark Kelly participated in making the experiment possible.
SpaceX and NASA agreed to delay the launch of Falcon 9 at the Kennedy Spaceflight Center. The delay is to give way to ISS cargo run.
There's a new test to help scientists search for extraterrestrial life outside the planet. The chemical test is called capillary electrophoresis.