NASA’s MAVEN Mars orbiter launches from Cape Canaveral today, and will be analyzing the atmosphere of the red planet to uncover how the planet has changed in the past.
NASA’s LADEE probe has reached Lunar orbit after a month-long journey. It’ll soon begin probing the moon’s thin atmosphere and lunar dust.
The recent ‘shutdown’ of all none-essential United States government departments and services has left NASA almost completely nonfunctional.
The ability to grow food in space is a requirement for the success of long-term and deep space missions.
Next week NASA will be launching equipment for the Lunar Laser Communication Demonstration, via Orbital Science’s Minotaur V rocket. The equipment will be headed to the moon, so NASA can test two way laser communications between earth and space.
A year ago today NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover successfully landed on the Red Planet, beginning a new chapter in exploration of what some are hoping will one day be home to our descendants.
Centaurs are small celestial bodies found between the orbits of Jupiter and Neptune. Their true nature has been a great mystery to astrophysicists, but NASA’s WISE may finally have determined that they are comets.
Images taken last Thursday by both Cassini spacecraft have been successfully received, and processed. On Monday, NASA released the anticipated shot of Earth, which was taken from 898 million miles away, right next to Saturn.
Neil Armstrong landed on the moon 44 years ago with a 1.024 MHz computer. As the Google Lunar X Prize gears up, what kind of computing power will be used on man’s next mission to the moon?
NASA often interprets patterns in debris disks around new stars as a sign that the star system may have planets. A new study finds this might not always be the case.
Kepler has suffered a malfunction, but NASA says the spacecraft will still be able to complete its mission.
Taking 3D-printing to new heights, NASA has just created a rocket engine injector using the technology, and it passed their test with flying colors.
NASAs Curiosity rover has just begun a long journey that will take it across the Martian landscape towards distant mountains.
NASA has discovered 26 black holes in the Andromeda Galaxy, the nearest galaxy to our own Milky Way.
Despite all the negative attention the Xbox One is getting, the console will still be an reasonably powerful machine. NASA will be creating a tech demo to push, what Microsoft’s Jeff Henshaw calls, the Xbox One’s “pure horsepower.”