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NASA may cut back on ISS to spend more on the moon and Mars

The International Space Station (ISS) has been orbiting Earth for almost two decades, and just like that old Buick in your garage, it’s getting more expensive to keep the thing running. So, NASA might cut its losses in a few years to pump more cash into other space exploration initiatives.

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos wants to colonize the moon

The space exploratory focus is slowly shifting back to the moon, and now Jeff Bezos' space firm Blue Origin is making a pitch to be a key player in the process. Put simply: Blue Origin wants to help colonize the moon.

We're sending a spacecraft to the sun. That's hot.

NASA's Solar Probe Plus is getting closer to the sun than anything launched from Earth, ever.

NASA just got closer to figuring out where to land the Mars 2020 rover
Feb 20, 2017

Mars 2020 has had its potential landing sites narrowed down to three ... and life could have flourished in any one of them.

Check out the colorful new spacesuits developed for NASA's next generation of flight
Jan 27, 2017

In 2018, NASA will begin a new age of commercial crew flights to the International Space Station, and they'll be doing it in new suits.

NASA puts Apollo 1 capsule hatch on display 50 years after tragic fire
Jan 27, 2017

The Apollo 1 tragedy is getting a memorial exhibit at the Kennedy Space Center. 

NASA video shows what it would look like to land a spaceship on Pluto
Jan 22, 2017

We're still trying to figure out how to put a man on Mars, so we're at least several decades (if not centuries) from ever reaching the proto-planet at the end of our solar system.

Watch footage of a spacecraft fly over the surface of Saturn's moon Titan
Jan 13, 2017

With the Cassini-Huygens mission set to wrap up in September, NASA has released some footage from the probe's fly-by of Saturn's moon Titan.

Image of the Day: This gorgeous LEGO space shuttle is go for launch
Jan 12, 2017

Feel the full thunder of this epic LEGO space shuttle liftoff!