A new study suggests that the moon was once part of the Earth and that it tore apart from the planet during an interplanetary collision 4.5. billion years ago.
North Korea has recently tested a powerful rocket engine for an upcoming satellite launch, and this technology is said to also help launch missiles.
A team of students is developing a CubeSat propelled by water and armed with an ambitious goal: to launch to the moon.
ESA will launch its Aeolus satellite – the first mission to study the winds surrounding the Earth – on board the French rocket Vega.
The European satellite Sentinel-1A was hit by a millimeter-size particle in orbit, causing visible damage on the instrument.
A new ESA satellite will be launching in 2019 to study the sun’s corona by creating its own small-scale solar eclipse.
After two long years, NASA has finally reestablished contact with one of its spacecraft. STEREO-B was cut off from NASA’s Deep Space Network (DSN) since October 2014. The space agency surprisingly picked up a signal from the space craft with help from the DSN.
Private spaceflight company Moon Express was granted permission by the government to launch a lunar mission. Moon Express will be the first private company to go beyond the Earth's orbit.
In a rare entertaining footage captured by NASA, the Earth was photobombed by the moon during a lunar transit.
Saturn's largest moon Titan is not the center of alien-life hunter after Hydrogen Cyanide was discovered in its atmosphere. HCN can create polyimine than can enable the absorption of sunlight for energy.
A new US spy satellite launched on June 11th has already been spotted in space, undoing its secrecy. An amateur astronomer detected the object, believed to be a Mentor 7 signals intelligence (SIGINT) satellite.
Google Maps and Google Earth have received a 700 trillion pixel upgrade in their satellite map imagery.
New data suggests that Pluto's moons Nix, Kerberos and Hyrda are all covered in water ice.
The object was seen flying near Jupiter in a diagonal manner not deviating from its path. The alleged UFO also appears to change luminance as it moves.