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NASA is building a $127 million space robot to repair and refuel satellites

Once NASA gets its super-expensive tech up into space, it’s not easy to repair it. Especially when it’s not something with a human operator nearby (i.e. a satellite). But now, the U.S. space agency is building its own robo geek squad. 

We just got to see a multiple-star system being born

New radio telescope footage is telling us how stars can give life to even more stars.

Virgin Galactic's VSS Unity spacecraft soars to its first solo glide test

The shining SpaceshipTwo takes a soaring Saturday flight into the wild blue yonder.

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.