New information from NASA's Cassini mission reveals that a form of chemical energy that could support alien life is found in Saturn's moon Enceladus. The space agency is determined to protect the moon from contamination by destroying its Cassini spacecraft.
Innovative spacecraft greatly helps in understanding the universe. Just like how NASA's New Horizon's spacecraft devised a tool to be used in measuring the bright visible lights of other galaxies.
Three ISS crew, including former commander Shane Kimbrough, returned to Earth. This means NASA's female astronaut Peggy Whitson is now the commander of the space station.
NASA is planning on sending a manned mission to Venus' orbit. The mission will serve as a training ground for the mission to Mars.
NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter discovered mysterious circles on the surface of Mars. The circles have a reptilian or scaly appearance.
Cassini will continue to send data as it plunges to Saturn before burning up and crashing into the planet's surface.
NASA and the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) partnered to study the Sun's atmosphere and its solar winds with the help of a Draper Technology.
Scientists say that the Martian atmosphere was lost into space over the years. Researchers used data from NASA's MAVEN and Curiosity rover to come up with the findings.
A deep space gateway will be assembled to test technologies that will be used for deep space explorations. NASA SLS rocket and the Orion capsule will be utilized to assemble the spaceport.
What if an artificial intelligence has become capable of recognizing objects? A quantum computer has been trained to recognize trees.
The Analemma Tower may be a new name for some people, however it is actually being pegged as the "world's tallest building."
SpaceX moves past landing Falcon 9 rockets at sea using drone ships. Elon Musk's space flight company will be re-launching a rocket this week.
Less than nine months after Juno entered Jupiter's orbit, it will perform its fifth flyby. The flyby is expected to produce more scientific data about some features of the planet including its complex magnetic field.
As the Arctic sea ice continues to disappear, Beluga whales are running out of food. Beluga whales are classified as a "near threatened" species by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature.
Thomas Pesquet and Shane Kimbrough are currently completing the first of three scheduled spacewalks. The missions are being done to prepare the ISS for the arrival of spacecraft that will transport humans to the space station.