Humans are a “significant, but chronically overlooked, source of natural resources” for Mars missions, according to a new study.
Why do we reach for the stars—and who owns them, anyway?
For the first time, scientists have mapped the internal structure of a planet other than Earth, revealing the properties of Mars' core and mantle.
Perchlorate, a dangerous chemical compound, is abundant in Martian soil. A new catalyst could help remove this contaminant on Earth, and beyond it.
After its historic touchdown on Mars last week, China’s Zhurong rover shares its view of the red planet.
Dan Hartman and Lara Kearney, part of NASA’s Lunar Gateway team, plan to help return humans to the Moon.
The 50,000-pound Tianhe module, which includes living quarters for three astronauts, blasted into space on Wednesday.
NASA's Ingenuity helicopter is continually breaking new ground in the realm of extraterrestrial flight, and also aerial photography.
An experiment on Perseverance created enough oxygen on Mars to keep an astronaut alive for 10 minutes for the first time ever.
In a video released on Monday afternoon, NASA showed off Ingenuity rising into the Martian air to pull off the first powered flight on an alien world.
NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter performed the first powered flight on another planet on Monday, ushering in a new era of extraterrestrial aviation.