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Nasa launches Lucy probe to explore...

Nasa opens Jupiter asteroid probe

World

Sat, Oct 16 2021

Lucy will become the first solar-powered spacecraft to venture so far from the Sun, and will observe...

Meet minor Brazilian girl dubbed world's...

Meet world's 'youngest' astronomer

World

Thu, Sep 30 2021

If her findings are certified, she will become the youngest person in the world to officially discover...

Infographic: Nasa's rover to search...

Infographic: Nasa's rover to search...

World

Thu, Sep 23 2021

Nasa’s new VIPER rover is set to search a lunar crater for ice which could provide drinking water,...

Nasa splits human spaceflight unit in...

Nasa splits human spaceflight unit in...

Sci & Tech

Wed, Sep 22 2021

The move breaks up Nasa's Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate, currently headed...

SpaceX to launch first all-civilian...

SpaceX to launch first all-civilian...

World

Sun, Sep 12 2021

The crew vehicle is set for blastoff from Nasa's Kennedy Space Center atop one of Musk's reusable...

Mars rocks collected by Nasa's Perseverance...

Mars rocks boost case for ancient...

World

Sat, Sep 11 2021

The rover has been operating in a region known as the Jezero Crater, just north of the equator and home...

Nasa readies $10 billion telescope for...

Nasa's next telescope to launch in...

Science

Thu, Sep 9 2021

The telescope will be used for looking back in time over 13.5 billion years to see the first stars and...

After six months on Mars, Nasa's tiny...

Nasa's tiny copter is still flying...

North America

Sun, Sep 5 2021

The tiny helicopter has become the regular travel companion of the rover Perseverance, whose core mission...

Nasa starts testing electric air taxi...

Nasa starts electric air taxi...

North America

Sat, Sep 4 2021

In the future, eVTOL aircraft could serve as air taxis in cities and surrounding areas providing a quicker...

Blue Origin sues US government over...

US government sued over SpaceX

World

Tue, Aug 17 2021

NASA must file a response to the challenge by October 12

NASA Mars rover fails to collect rock...

NASA Mars rover fails to collect...

North America

Sat, Aug 7 2021

The US space agency published images on Friday of a small mound with a hole in its center next to the...

Bezos offers NASA $2 billion discount...

$2 billion discount for Blue Origin...

World

Tue, Jul 27 2021

In his letter to NASA Administrator Bill Nelson, Bezos said the offer would "bridge the funding...

SpaceX lands Nasa launch contract for...

SpaceX lands Nasa contract for mission...

Science

Sat, Jul 24 2021

The Europa Clipper mission is due for blastoff in 2024 on a Falcon Heavy rocket owned by Elon Musk's...

Sea to stars: First Arab woman astronaut...

First Arab woman astronaut in...

Middle East

Thu, Jul 8 2021

Nora al-Matrooshi, the 28-year-old mechanical engineer has dreamt about space since she was a girl, learning...

Nasa sends squid from Hawaii into space...

Nasa sends squid from Hawaii into space...

North America

Tue, Jun 22 2021

The squid will come back to Earth in July

Nasa reports trouble with Hubble Space...

Nasa reports trouble with Hubble Space...

World

Sat, Jun 19 2021

Launched in 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope revolutionized the world of astronomy and changed our vision...

In a first, Perseverance rover captures...

Perseverance records sound of Ingenuity...

World

Sat, May 8 2021

The atmosphere of Mars tends to absorb higher-pitched sounds, so only lower-pitched sounds can travel...

SpaceX turns toward flying private citizens...

SpaceX turns toward flying private citizens...

North America

Mon, May 3 2021

Sunday's touchdown was the completion of SpaceX's first full-duration mission

SpaceX launches third crew to ISS on...

SpaceX launches third crew to ISS on...

North America

Fri, Apr 23 2021

It is the third time SpaceX will send humans to the ISS as part of its multibillion-dollar contract with...

Nasa extracts breathable oxygen from...

Nasa extracts breathable oxygen from...

World

Thu, Apr 22 2021

The extraction of oxygen, literally out of thin air on Mars, was achieved Tuesday by an experimental...

Why flying a helicopter on Mars is a...

Why flying a helicopter on Mars is a...

World

Mon, Apr 19 2021

The four-pound vehicle ascended to about 10 feet above the surface of the red planet for about 40 seconds,...