NASA's LRO spacecraft observing the moon beamed back a jittery image to Earth. This led researchers to discover that it was hit and survived a meteoroid impact in 2014.
NASA is developing a spacecraft that can fly near the Sun. The agency is planning to launch a solar mission called Solar Probe Plus in 2018.
SpaceX got itself another competition as the new Virgin Galactic spaceship soars high during its first free flight. The new spacecraft called SpaceShipTwo completes its flight last Saturday, Dec. 3.
Engineers and scientists at NASA conducted an experiment to show the fuel-free engine technology harnesses the power to propel a spacecraft with only bouncing microwaves as thrusts.
China’s Long March-5 rocket has recently made its maiden voyage into near-Earth orbit. According to scientists, this rocket alone is powerful enough to land people on the moon.
NASA’s Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission (MMS) now holds the Guinness World Record for the highest altitude fix of a GPS signal, just over a month after it successfully made the closest ever separation of a multispacecraft formation.
NASA's New Horizon Spacecraft is speeding towards the edge of the Solar System to observe a mysterious red object found residing within the Kuiper Belt and beyond the dwarf planet Pluto.
The solar-powered Juno spacecraft orbiting Jupiter suddenly activated its safe mode feature the night before it was scheduled for a flyby of the planet.
Is there truly futuristic technology etched into ancient hieroglyphics? Some swear there is, pointing to images of helicopters, spacecraft and even simple light bulbs in Egyptian art from an era that shouldn’t even be dreaming yet of such advanced technology.
SpaceX’s first manned mission to Mars might be named after the make-believe spaceship from the novel “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy.”
Breakthrough Starshot, one of the most exciting astronomical projects of all time, aims to reach the Alpha Centauri star system in 20 years. However, scientists found a critical challenge: the possibility of damage due to interstellar gas and dust
New space startup Audacy makes continuous cellphone communications in space.
Russian billionaire Yuri Milner spoke Tuesday at Brainstorm Tech 2016 in Aspen. He explained why he's investing in a $100 million scheme to send tiny space probes to Alpha Centauri. Milner wants to find intelligent alien life.
Engineers of Airbus Defence and Space started the assembly of the Orion Spacecraft in Germany. The process is expected to be complete in 2017.