What Happens When Two Satellites Collide In Space?
The first-ever collision between artificial satellites changed how the world looked at space. Now, low-Earth orbit is about to get a lot more crowded.
Hurricane Dorian Could Pose a Historic Threat to Kennedy Space Center
The forecast is still uncertain, but one possibility is a landfall right near the historic spaceport. NASA isn’t taking any chances.
NASA Has Turned on a Deep Space GPS
The miniature atomic clock is a big step toward self-driving deep space probes.
NASA Made a Rare Flight Right Through a Thundercloud Formed by a Wildfire
Scientists conducted the most detailed reconnaissance of one of Earth's rarest atmospheric phenomena in a spectacular flight.
Under Trump, 26% of Climate Change References Have Vanished From .Gov Sites
A new report documents two years of science being scrubbed from government websites.
How Humans Will Bring the Internet to Space
In the future, orbiters, rovers, deep space probes, and even human space habitats will be nodes on the internet of things.
NASA Spots a Martian Feature That Resembles the 'Star Trek' Logo
The 'ghost dune' was created by a volcanic eruption on Mars.
Why NASA Is Renting the International Space Station for Dirt Cheap
Companies will charge tens of millions of dollars for a single ticket to space, but NASA will see barely any of the money.
Scientists Have Detected a Huge Anomaly Under the Moon’s Largest Crater
An object five times larger than Hawaii’s Big Island is embedded miles under an impact crater on the far side of the Moon.
NASA Is Selling Out the International Space Station
The ISS will be open to tourists and commercial manufacturing, NASA leaders announced on Friday at the Nasdaq stock exchange in New York City.
Scientists Find Evidence of an Ocean Deep Inside Pluto
Reddish deposits of ammonia on Pluto suggest that liquid water, the key to life as we know it, exists below its surface.
The Moon Might Be Quaking from Stress, Scientists Find
New research analyzes how the moon's surface moves, from a cooled interior to gravitational pulls.