The natural radio signal's detection marks the first data collection from the planet's ionosphere in decades.
Despite putting all options on the table, including nukes, "the exercise played out that we basically had to take the hit,” said Lindley Johnson, NASA’s Planetary Defense Officer.
Space agencies around the world took part in the simulation that ended with the asteroid crashing into Eastern Europe.
Adam Szabo and Betsy Congdon, two leads on the Parker Solar Probe, discuss the mission’s discoveries and its daredevil future.
Scientists have discovered a “hellish” new planet that is hotter than molten lava.
Michael Collins did not walk on the Moon, but his role in the historic Apollo 11 mission was every bit as vital.
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.
Updating software can be a pain. To pull off the first powered flight on an alien world, NASA is pushing a software update from Earth to Mars.
NASA engineer Farah Alibay says Ingenuity is both the “craziest” and the “cutest” project she has ever worked on.