A NASA radio aboard Europe’s Mars orbiter has aced its first relay test. Data was transmitted to the radio from NASA’s Opportunity and Curiosity rovers and was successfully relayed to Earth.
In hopes of understanding the marine environments of the Earth, scientists make use of underwater drones. This same method is also being used by scientists working at NASA, but the difference is that they are developing an “intelligent” kind which would help them study Jupiter’s moon, Europa.
Buzz Aldrin, the second man to walk on the moon was airlifted from the South Pole after his sickness worsened upon arriving in Antarctica.
NASA recently confirmed the development a communication device that combines two proven technologies -- NASA's Spacecube and the Navigator Global Positioning System flight receiver.
Is there life on Pluto? A new study says that Pluto's icy heart, Sputnik Planitia, could have a subsurface ocean beneath it that may be hiding alien life forms.
In the case of the latest science fiction films where extraterrestrials battle it out with humans in outer space, it is likely the same could happen in the future. However, rather than a space war with aliens, it could happen between countries namely the United States, Russia, and China.
A team led by astronomers at University of Arizona's Lunar and Planetary Laboratory have identified the smallest asteroid ever to be described and characterized in detail.
NASA scientists are working to extend the shelf life of foods to be served to astronauts on Mars or other long-duration missions.
Google Earth has released an update of its Timelapse feature, showing animated satellite imagery that goes back to 1984, and giving viewers a glimpse of how climate change has transformed the planet.
NASA has launched the Antarctica Long Duration Balloon Flight Campaign with the goal of investigating the density and the chemicals in the environment between stars.
NASA will use Alexa-enabled robots for their mission to Mars in 2020 that might land a spacecraft on the red planet.
ESA's Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO) sent its first images to Earth that might pave the way for a 3D map of the red planet.
Alien hunters claim that a tiny lizard on Mars was photographed by NASA's Curiosity Rover.
A new research has revealed that astronauts who stay for long periods of time in space suffer from a strange eye condition: deformed eyeballs. This mysterious condition could be detrimental to future space exploration.