“If we’re going to look for life on Mars, it would be really kind of lame to bring Earth life and find that instead.”
On September 15, 2017, Cassini will throw itself into the planet it has orbited since 2004. But it’s not going out without some epic views first.
We tend to think of the Sun as the essential life-giver, what with all of its contributions to fostering ecosystems on Earth.But our star can also be a stone cold comet killer, as demonstrated by new imagery from the Hubble Space Telescope
In this short clip, NASA tests part of its Space Launch System eventually headed for Mars.
LED lights are more lit than you think.
Hold on to your buttes.
The asteroid could have pulverized communication satellites.
A snapshot of the moment when scientists emerged from their habitat atop Hawaii's Mauna Loa volcano, courtesy of the directors of "Red Heaven," a new film about the mission.
Robots in the sample return challenge had to collect hidden rocks without human guidance.
From SpaceX to Moon Express, companies have a lot of red tape to wrangle before heading to the Great Beyond.