Missions to asteroids are opening up the secrets of the Solar System
AI poses a variety of ethical conundrums, but the NASA teams working on Mars rovers exemplify an ethic of care and human-robot teamwork that could act as a blueprint for AI’s future.
The space agency hopes to get to the bottom of the many sightings being reported.
Space can damage everything from your cardiovascular and nervous systems to your mental health – long voyages can feel isolating for many.
Months after a military officer made sensational claims about unexplained objects in the skies, NASA released a report loosely outlining a scientific approach for analyzing UAP reports.
You can’t bring your AC to space, unfortunately, but innovative flow boiling and condensation research might lead to lighter, more efficient heating and cooling on spacecraft.
The results are intriguing, but analysing the atmospheres of exoplanets is no easy task.
Treaties meant to ensure sustainability in space don’t currently regulate private companies, and not every country has signed on to an agreement for sustainable space exploration.
India’s space mission is driving economic changes and high-tech job opportunities.
Space missions are still difficult, dangerous and risky – but it’s still early days in the human journey beyond our planet.
Liftoff to the distant asteroid is scheduled for Oct. 5, 2023 – the beginning of a six-year journey to one of the most unusual objects in the solar system.
A new survey catalogs Americans’ expectations about the future of space, from NASA to SpaceX. Two space policy experts describe how these results stack up against the current state of space affairs.
The Voyager 2 spacecraft is 20 billion kilometres away and has lost track of Earth. A radio dish near Canberra is the only channel for re-establishing communication.
If an astronaut were to die on Mars, neither cremation nor burial would be good options.
Both Stephen Alexander’s elementary teachers and televised NASA missions throughout the ‘60s influenced his journey into science. He recounts NASA’s legacy, 65 years after the agency’s inception.
While a return to the Moon will allow the U.S. to collaborate with other nations interested in space, this endeavor is also complicated by geopolitical tensions.
Some people incorrectly say the Moon landings didn’t happen. But the evidence – and logic – isn’t on their side.
The Euclid mission is preparing to launch on July 1.
Nasa is taking reports of unidentified objects seriously, but it hasn’t found aliens yet.
If we could go sightseeing across our cosmic neighbourhood, these would be some of the best highlights.