Before man stepped foot into space, his best friend came first: dogs. It wasn't a vacation for these pups, though, as they were shipped in outer space as guinea pigs for the Soviets, who were locked in an intense race to the skies against the Americans.
Our Milky Way is actually on par with the Andromeda Galaxy.
The record breaking system was the most luminous Gamma-ray binary system to be detected.
Europe’s Rosetta spacecraft will go out with a bang – or rather, a crash – on the surface of a comet it has followed faithfully for two years.
The United Nations’ first-ever space mission is set to launch into low-Earth orbit in 2021 aboard the Dream Chaser spacecraft.
The world is ready for takeoff now that Rocket Lab Launch Complex 1, the world’s first private orbital launch site, has completed construction in New Zealand.
Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson showed that he is willing to think out of the box – or out of the world – to get through the environmental problems plaguing the planet. In an interview with ABC’s “This Week”, he explained how he thinks the future of the human race is in another planet.
The DXL sounding rocket identified two sources of cosmic X-rays, but aside from that, a study also found out there's an entire classification of mysterious cosmic X-rays that couldn't possibly originate from any known sources.
The mega-science project has the capacity to detect even the weakest gravitational waves from space.
Both NASA and China are focused on finding and communicating with alien life. For renowned theoretical physicist, Stephen Hawking, making human presence known to alien life is something to be wary about.
Tiangong-1's landing place is still unknown and its time to fall is even unpredictable to tell.
The Russian space agency announced its plan to launch a manned mission to the moon and starts simulating lunar landing.
Social media has gone haywire over the past couple of days all thanks to a report that NASA had shifted the astrological dates. The shift has reportedly caused the zodiac signs to change plus a 13th zodiac being added to the original 12 signs. However, the space agency has issued a statement about the controversy that has veered across international publications as well.
Scientists have long known that there was a time water existed in the lakes and streams on Mars. New data recently revealed that the timing is a bit off by roughly a billion years; some of the bodies of water in the planet were found to have formed much later than initially believed.
The search for the next habitable planet continues, and NASA will stop at nothing to find Earth 2.0. However, one NASA director claims the search will be over in the next decade. Are scientists at the space agency close to finding it?