It’s a busy time for NASA, and as the agency’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) celebrated the successful touchdown of its InSight Mars lander today (Nov.
In his final book, released Oct. 16, Stephen Hawking tackles big questions about the universe, delving into physics, cosmology, the existence of God and the future direction of humanity.
If you watched the Cassini probe’s spectacular dive into Saturn last September, you weren’t alone — in fact, space fans worldwide followed its social media campaign, illustrations and animations of the big event, and the “Grand Finale” dive and commentary itself was watched 2 million times, according to NASA.
The best meteor shower this year is here: The Perseids peak this weekend, promising dazzling views for skywatchers in dark areas.
An international team of scientists has found that a strange type of bacteria can turn light into fuel in incredibly dim environments.
In a NASA town hall yesterday (May 17), NASA’s new administrator, Jim Bridenstine, said that he knows Earth’s climate is changing, and that humans contribute to it “in a major way,” also supporting NASA’s research into that important area.
NASA will include a small, autonomous helicopter in the agency’s upcoming Mars 2020 rover mission, officials announced today (May 11).
With the moon as its immediate goal, NASA is pushing hard on deep space exploration.
The most-viewed eclipse in history had an unexpected witness: A Google Street View car drove right to the edge of totality, offering a surprising celestial treat for visitors scoping out the event in Maryland Heights, Missouri.
NASA’s robotic space station crewmember could head down to Earth as early as May for repairs.