How Space Companies Plan to Build Roads and Bases on the Moon
Companies previewed their plans to build lunar infrastructure this week at the 2023 Humans to Mars Summit in Washington DC.
NASA’s Webb Telescope Reveals Supernova in Unprecedented Detail
A stunning new picture of an exploded star includes a “green monster” and other never-before-seen features.
Species-Ending Asteroids Hit Earth More Often Than We Realized, NASA Research Suggests
NASA Goddard Chief Scientist James Garvin's controversial findings suggest that some past asteroid impacts were a lot bigger than we realized.
Olympic Pool-Sized Asteroid Has ‘Very Small Chance of Impacting Earth’, NASA Says
Newly-discovered asteroid 2023DW has a 1-in-625 chance of colliding with Earth in 2046, according to current estimates.
Humanity Officially Has a Viable Defence Against Killer Asteroids, NASA Confirms
"This means that we could change an asteroid's path with less warning time," one scientist said of the DART test's successful result.
'Truly Bizarre': Scientists Discover Ancient Galaxies That Should Not Exist
“I think I spat out my coffee,” said the scientist leading the team that discovered the galaxies, which should be impossible within current physics.
Mysterious White Spots Are Appearing in the Ocean and Nobody Knows Why
A new study has revealed a "mysterious increase" in the so-called "whiting events" off the coast of the Bahamas.
Mars Is Rich in Extraterrestrial Gems That Could Point to Alien Life, NASA Finds
Water-rich opals discovered on the surface of Mars could help resolve the question of whether life has ever existed on the red planet.
NASA's InSight Lander May Have Just Sent Us Its Last Photo of Mars
"If I can keep talking to my mission team, I will—but I’ll be signing off here soon," NASA said in a tweet from the lander's perspective.
NASA Recorded the Sound of Being Caught Inside a 400-Foot-Tall Martian Dust Devil
NASA's Perseverance rover captured the first audio recording of dust devil on Mars, revealing amazing new insights about these whirlwinds.
NASA Mars Rover Finds ‘Very, Very Strange Chemistry’ and Ingredients for Life
A trio of new studies using data from NASA's Perseverence rover confirm that Jezero Crater on Mars was once habitable.
NASA Finally Launches Its Artemis Moon Mission
The uncrewed mission is on its way to the Moon after a successful launch on the world’s most powerful rocket.