The NASA Glenn Research Center is teaming up with the University of Michigan to develop a new high-tech instrument called Martian Aqueous Habitat Reconnaissance Suite (MAHRS), which is designed to fine evidence of alien life on Martian waters.
Republicans’ stopgap spending bill set to fund the United States government through April next year reportedly includes almost $75 million dollars for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for the damages of Hurricane Matthew that hit the country in October.
Former US Senator and famed NASA astronaut, John Glenn has died at the age of 95. In a report by The Columbus Dispatch, Glenn had been hospitalized at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus. Reasons for his hospitalization were not disclosed.
Size does count, and the smaller, the better -- at least for space. NASA and the Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) are planning to develop a small spacecraft made from a single silicon chip that can zip through interstellar speeds in a breath.
The Japanese space agency’s Hayabusa 2 gears up for a trip to asteroid Ryugu to bring back asteroid samples to Earth for further studies.
A new study suggests that Mars was once wetter and warmer based on studying the images taken by ESA's Mars Express and NASA's MRO.
The ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO) has captured photographs of Mars’ largest moon Phobos as part of the second set of its science instruments test during its arrival on the Red Planet.
A new study has found that dust storms (which carries beneficial nutrients, such as nitrogen, phosphorus, and iron) could positively affect the biogeochemical cycle in downwind sea regions, boost marine life productivity, and decrease atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) concentrations.
NASA's Mars Curiosity rover is on a hiatus due to the technical glitch experienced by its drilling mechanism. But despite that, other instruments aboard the rover is still functioning well including its cameras and spectrometers.
NASA’s Cassini probe has successfully captured stunning images of Saturn. The images, however, are quite a doozy. The photos published on NASA’s official site show multiple angles of a weird hexagon-shaped storm that is swirling around the north pole of the planet.
Using an interactive simulator explicitly designed by Armstrong’s flight control engineers and technicians according to the advanced specifications of NASA’s X-57 Maxwell, the space agency’s first piloted electric X-plane in 20 years, pilots get a virtual flight experience of the X-plane and are prepped up for its flight testing phase in 2018.
NASA and FEMA conducted a dry run on what steps to take if a killer asteroid heads towards the Earth.
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) will launch its H-II Transfer Vehicle (HTV)-6 on Friday, December 9 at 8:26 a.m. EST (10:26 p.m. Japan time) from the Tanegashima Space Center in southern Japan.
The last supermoon for 2016 will illuminate the skies this December. Here’s what to expect from this month’s supermoon and where it can be seen.