Scientists believe Jupiter’s moon Europa could be our best nearby shot to find extraterrestrial life, and here’s a fresh look at the stunning heavenly body to reminds us all how beautiful the heavens can be.
Though the European Space Agency is officially the first group to land a man-made object (a bit roughly) on a comet, NASA is prepping a similar mission of its own — and they’re taking things a step further.
The folks at NASA might not be keen to return to the Moon, but a new privately funded space project thinks there’s still a lot more to learn up there — and they’re planning on leaving a few things behind.
Though the landing was a bit rocky and the Philae lander has temporarily powered down due to a lack of solar power, the ESA’s Rosetta mission sent back some awesome stuff before going dark.
Mapping the forests across planet Earth doesn’t sound like the most fun job in the world. Throw in space lasers, and it starts to sound much cooler.
We’re just a few weeks away from the debut of Ascension, and Syfy has dropped some new footage from the miniseries digging into the Mad Men-meets-Battlestar Galactica project.
Though the ESA has stolen a lot of thunder lately with its groundbreaking Rosetta mission that’s currently chilling out on a comet, NASA is still hard at work on its next trip to Mars.
Rosetta delivers some sensational shots of the comet's alien landscape.
Regardless of how the U.S. and Russian space race turned out, there’s one point you can’t argue: The Russian cosmonauts were definitely better armed than their U.S. counterparts.
Today, the European Space Agency’s Rosetta mission will try to make history by being the first man-made spacecraft ever to land on a comet. Want to watch it happen live?