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Forget Mars. Why we should colonize Saturn's moon Titan instead

Titan has one particular advantage over the Moon and Mars when it comes to colonization.

NASA will give you $30,000 to figure out what to do with astronaut poop

We can put a man on the moon, but the greatest minds at NASA still can’t figure out what to do with astronaut poop.

Why this undergrad could save us from a comet apocalypse

Qicheng Zhang has conjured a way to thwart potentially lethal comets with lasers.

Gaia Spacecraft’s map of the Milky Way is our guide to the galaxy.

Almost something out of science fiction, this celestial image is actually a billion-star map that will blow your mind.

Retro NASA concept video from the 1960's shows early version of Apollo missions

The 1960s were an amazing time for space exploration, as humanity had boundless ambition and the ingenuity to do as much as possible with insanely limited technology. Enjoy this blast from the past.

SpaceX just asked to launch 4,400 satellites to create high-speed space internet

Along with colonizing Mars, SpaceX also has a few other cool projects in the works. One of the most fascinating? An enormous undertaking to beam internet down to the entire globe.

Stephen Hawking predicts humans won't survive another 1,000 years on Earth

Stephen Hawking is one of the greatest minds of our time, and he has a grave warning for humanity: Find a new home, or else.

It might be a lot harder than we thought to find life on the surface of Mars

Scientists haven’t had much luck finding proof of life on Mars, and it sounds like the odds are getting even longer. 

That’s no moon. That’s a supermoon

Look, up in the sky! It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s … supermoon.

The mystery of what happened to Europe's first Mars lander may have finally been solved

There have been a lot of Mars missions over the years, and the vast majority of those did not end well. Now, we might finally know what downed Europe’s first Mars rover.

NASA and FEMA game plan how to respond to an asteroid threat

It’s been fodder for sci-fi stories for years, but realistically, it’s only a matter of time. It could be a few decades, it could be a few thousand years, but Earth is eventually going to get hit where it hurts by an asteroid.

NASA worried about SpaceX's ambitious plan to fuel spaceships with astronauts on board

Elon Musk recently rolled out an ambitious plan for how SpaceX will hopefully lead the charge to colonize Mars, and one component of that plan was fueling and refueling ships in space. It cuts down on costs (since the object isn’t as heavy at launch), and could make reusable space tech even easier to use. But NASA has a few concerns with the company’s first step toward that vision.

Virgin Galactic will soon take tourism to infinity and beyond

“Spaceplane” VSS Unity is thisclose to passing a test that could redefine vacation.