NASA's Cassini spacecraft tried to protect itself from debris during its dive, however, it turned out that the region is dust-free. During the dive, instruments aboard the spacecraft also recorded the sound during the dive.
NASA"s most powerful rocket won't be flying its maiden flight on 2018. This is after GAO reported that there is very little time to prepare for the first flight given the difficulties the mission is facing.
NASA's Cassini spacecraft has successfully finished its first dive through Saturn and its rings on April 26, 2017. The spacecraft released stunning up-close pictures of Saturn including what looks like a dark giant hurricane.
China and ESA are discussing a potential collaboration to build a lunar outpost or a moon village. Both countries have already expressed their intent to develop technologies.
NASA scientists discovered an ice ball planet the size of the Earth through microlensing. The ice ball planet is covered in ice and is not habitable.
NASA announced that Cassini successfully completed its first dive between Saturn's rings. The spacecraft will perform a total of 22 dives before its mission ends in September.
Scientists and researchers are working on a hanging inflatable greenhouse to provide food for astronauts on Mars. The technology is sustainable and may mimic the way greenhouses work here on Earth.
NASA's Cassini spacecraft bids farewell to Saturn's moon Titan by way of its final flyby. The close approach will provide scientists with new data to analyze.
President Donald Trump, during his congratulatory call to astronaut Peggy Whitson on the ISS, said he wanted to speed up the efforts in order to send humans to Mars sooner. He even asked if the esteemed astronaut is interested in flying to the red planet.
The NASA astronaut smashes a significant record, earning a phonecall from the President in the process.
Before Cassini starts its finale death dive towards Saturn's rings, it managed to capture the planet Earth and the moon in between Saturn's rings. The Grand finale will mark the end of Cassini's mission.
President Donald Trump will congratulate NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson via an out-of-this-world phone call. Whitson is the oldest female astronaut to reach the ISS and she became an ISS commander twice.
The beginning of the end of the great Cassini.
Yurchikin and Fischer will return to Earth on June 2 after a 135-day mission, and filling the third seat of their flight is astronaut Whitson. Soyuz MS-04 is the 50th Soyuz spacecraft launched to the ISS.