At the Space Symposium conference, NASA outlined their plans for the Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway, a stepping stone for future missions to Mars. The first Orion test flight will be launched into lunar orbit next year.
Scheduled for launch aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket on Monday April 16, NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) will seek out new exoplanets close to Earth. Here's how you can watch the launch live from Cape Canaveral.
This week we have an app that could possibly bring you one step closer to becoming an astronaut. With Space Nation Navigator, you can sharpen your skills through challenges and games in order to catch a glimpse of what it really takes to…
Swimming sperm will be under the microscope at the International Space Station this month. No one knows how spaceflight affects human reproduction. NASA is going to test sperm from two mammals in space.
NASA has just released an all-new 4K-resolution video showing the moon in incredible detail. Created using data gathered over the last nine years, the presentation shows our nearest neighbor like you've never seen it before.
Part of NASA's work includes subjecting sensor-laden dummies to all kinds of crash scenarios for research aimed at helping to make aviation safer. Check out the video to see the dummies take a battering in the name of progress.
NASA's contract with Soyuz expires next year, and the agency wants to accelerate the timeline to certify private companies like Boeing and SpaceX to transport astronauts to and from the International Space Station.
Now scheduled to launch in 2020, the James Webb Space Telescope will be the most powerful telescope in existence, replacing NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope, capturing infrared light from the first galaxies of the ancient universe.