Russia Announces Plans to Build a Brand New Space Station with NASA

NASA hesitates to confirm or deny the announcement, the whole affair gets a tad embarrassing for Russia
by Laura Sinpetru, 09:57 GMT

One-Year Crew Officially Aboard the International Space Station

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko boarded the Space Station just hours ago
by Laura Sinpetru, March 28th, 2015

NASA Wants to Visit Asteroid, Kidnap One of the Boulders on Its Surface

Once captured, the space boulder will be made to orbit the Moon and serve as a playground for astronauts
by Laura Sinpetru, March 26th, 2015

Asteroid Will Visit Earth on Friday, Folks Are Freaking Out About It

Come March 27, the space rock, dubbed 2014-YB35, will come within precisely 11.6 lunar distances to our planet
by Laura Sinpetru, March 25th, 2015

One-Year International Space Station Crew Will Launch Friday, March 27

Scott Kelly and Mikhail Kornienko are the first astronauts ever chosen to spend an entire year in space
by Laura Sinpetru, March 23rd, 2015
NASA Releases Awesomely Detailed Images of Mercury's Surface

NASA Releases Awesomely Detailed Images of Mercury's Surface

by Laura Sinpetru, March 17th, 2015
The images were obtained by the MESSENGER probe when hovering just 15 kilometers (9 miles) above the surface of Mercury

Massive Eruption Covers Volcano in Chile in a Layer of Ash and Rocks

Stunning space images released by NASA show the volcanic material coating the Villarica's snowy eastern side
by Laura Sinpetru, March 14th, 2015

March 6, 2015: The Day NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft Made History

This past Friday, the Dawn spacecraft reached dwarf planet Ceres and successfully placed itself in its orbit
by Laura Sinpetru, March 8th, 2015

NASA Finally Agrees on Landing Site for Its Next Mars Lander

The lander, dubbed InSight, is expected to reach the surface of the Red Planet sometime in September 2016
by Laura Sinpetru, March 7th, 2015

It's Official: NASA's Dawn Probe Is Orbiting Dwarf Planet Ceres

Earlier today, at 4:39 a.m. PST (7:39 a.m. EST), the spacecraft was captured by the dwarf planet's gravity
by Laura Sinpetru, March 6th, 2015

NASA's MAVEN Spacecraft Completes Deep-Dip Maneuver on Mars

Between February 10 and 18, the probe moved stunningly close to Mars and studied the lower end of its upper atmosphere
by Laura Sinpetru, February 20th, 2015
Dwarf Planet Ceres Sports a Whole Lot of Craters on Its Surface

Dwarf Planet Ceres Sports a Whole Lot of Craters on Its Surface

by Laura Sinpetru, February 18th, 2015
NASA astronomers release new space images showing dwarf planet Ceres as pictured by the agency's Dawn probe

Iconic Portrait of the Solar System Turns 25 This February 14

On February 14, 1990, NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft successfully imaged the Solar System from far, far away
by Laura Sinpetru, February 14th, 2015

NASA Astronauts Are Jedi Knights in Expedition 45 Official Poster

The astronauts included in this poster will all be aboard the International Space Station later this year, in September
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2015

Exploded, Torn-Apart Star Resembles Blooming Cosmic Flower

The exploded star, located within our home galaxy, was imaged with the help of NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2015

Watch: 5 Years of Solar Explosions in One Gorgeous Video

The video, put together by NASA scientists, was released to mark the 5th anniversary of the Solar Dynamics Observatory
by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2015

NASA Wants to Launch Submarine into Space, Dip It in Titan's Seas

The lakes and seas on Titan are unique in the Solar System, astronomers can't wait to have a better look at them
by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2015
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