Getting an exploratory rover the 140 million miles from Earth to Mars might seem like the hard part, but actually landing the craft without crashing it is a task unto itself.
The minds at NASA have long suspected Jupiter’s icy moon Europa might be home to a vast, potentially habitable ocean — and now we're hoping to find out.
A small team has spent the past several months working to salvage a 35-year-old spacecraft, but the project might've just run out of gas. Literally.
We humans can be stupid creatures, especially when you give us anonymity and the power of the Internet. So look out, distant planets and star systems, we’re coming for you next.
It’s one of the greatest stories of ingenuity in history, and it saved the lives of the Apollo 13 crew. So, how did NASA engineers put together that epic, oxygen-saving hack?
The big bullseye for astronomers now is to find a planet in the habitable zone that could support life, and a team just spotted one a hop, skip and jump away form Earth.
Its been almost 40 years since we shot the “Golden Record” into space to tell our potential alien pals a little bit about us, and now we’re putting together a new one.
Scientists have created a legit, tiny supernova in lab conditions. It didn’t make the Earth explode, so that’s a good sign.
ISEE-3 satellite has been radio silent since 1997. But if it could speak, it would tell a very interesting tale.
Scientists believe there might be a wormhole at the center of our galaxy that could allow for instantaneous travel to another universe. It’s time to do some explorin’.