NASA Gears Up for Europa Mission

The agency wants to search for life on this moon of Jupiter
by Laura Sinpetru, May 22nd, 2015
 

Bizarre Bright Spots on Ceres Imaged in Unprecedented Detail

They've been looking at them for weeks now, and yet scientists have no idea what these bright spots might be
by Laura Sinpetru, May 21st, 2015
 

US Air Force Space Plane Scheduled for Launch This Wednesday, May 20

The mission is so secretive that even NASA is utterly and completely clueless about the space plane's flight agenda
by Laura Sinpetru, May 20th, 2015
NASA's New Horizons Probe Might Deliver Earth Selfie to Aliens

NASA's New Horizons Probe Might Deliver Earth Selfie to Aliens

by Laura Sinpetru, May 20th, 2015
Space enthusiasts want to beam a crowdsourced message to the probe, hope aliens will one day decipher it
 

Watch: Here's What Living on Mars Would Be Like for Us Humans

Science video explains how life on the Red Planet would differ from life down here on our good old Earth
by Laura Sinpetru, May 19th, 2015
 

NASA's Opportunity Rover Completes Its First Marathon on Mars

As of this year's March 24, the rover had traveled over a distance of precisely 26.219 miles (42.195 kilometers)
by Laura Sinpetru, May 19th, 2015
 

Tom Cruise Once Complained to NASA About How Chaotic Its Website Was

The space agency patiently listened to the actor's complaints, redesigned its website to make it more user-friendly
by Laura Sinpetru, May 18th, 2015
 

A Pretty Big Asteroid Will Be Flying by Earth Today, May 14

On the bright side, the space rock will keep a polite distance of 6.3 million miles (10 million kilometers)
by Laura Sinpetru, May 14th, 2015
 

Stunning NASA Images Reveal Blue-Tinged Sunset on Mars

The gorgeous images were obtained by the space agency's Curiosity rover about a month ago, on April 15
by Laura Sinpetru, May 14th, 2015
New Horizons Delivers Its First View of Pluto Moons Kerberos and Styx

New Horizons Delivers Its First View of Pluto Moons Kerberos and Styx

by Laura Sinpetru, May 14th, 2015
The orbs were imaged by NASA's New Horizons probe from a distance of over 55 million miles (88.5 million kilometers)
 

NASA Wants to Build the Most Powerful Rocket That Ever Was

The agency plans to use the rocket to send crew and cargo on deep space missions, the goal being to one day reach Mars
by Laura Sinpetru, May 13th, 2015
 

Dwarf Planet Ceres Revealed in Unprecedented Detail in New Images

The images, produced by the agency's Dawn spacecraft, were taken from a distance of just 8,400 miles (13,600 kilometers)
by Laura Sinpetru, May 12th, 2015
 

Watch: NASA Video Explains Dwarf Planets

In case you were wondering why astronomers call Pluto not a proper planet but a dwarf one, here's your answer
by Laura Sinpetru, May 9th, 2015
 

NASA Technology “Hears” Heartbeats Under Nepal Earthquake Rubble

The technology, developed to search for signs of life on distant planets, has so far helped rescue four survivors
by Laura Sinpetru, May 8th, 2015
 
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