The space agency’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite is scheduled for launch next week and is expected to add significantly to the number of known exoplanets.
InSight is the first NASA mission to examine the interior of Mars.
SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk highlights in a new article progress with the company’s latest rocket technology.
As space agencies and private companies develop plans for trips to the moon and Mars, new research suggests that the amount of radiation astronauts are exposed to is on the rise.
NASA announced which new experiments will be sent to the space station aboard an upcoming SpaceX Dragon flight.
Changes in the elevation of ancient shorelines on Mars may have been caused by the emergence of the Tharsis volcanic region, suggesting large bodies of water formed early on the Red Planet.
Using a model for exoplanets of various sizes and orbiting different types of stars, Johns Hopkins University scientists show the type — and number — of molecules that are likely to form in an atmosphere.
Headaches and eye problems are common among visitors to the International Space Station.
A moderate solar flare early this week has generated charged particles that will light up the atmosphere — and could impact power grids and satellites — as early as Thursday.
A single launch pumps a relatively small amount of emissions into the atmosphere, but SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has suggested sending a million people to Mars.