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Let the countdown begin! NASA and SpaceX begin final pre-flight checks on Falcon 9 rocket ahead of first manned launch from American soil in nine years as weather forecast is ‘60% favorable’...

SpaceX, NASA and other space agencies could be charged a yearly-fee of up to $235,000 for every satellite they launch to try and clamp down on debris in orbit Charging an annual fee will encouraging agencies...

Fancy more social isolation? Nasa seeks volunteers to be locked up in a Russian lab for eight months simulating missions to Mars and the Moon SIRIUS-20 study needs healthy US between 30-55 for the experiment...

NASA renames a deep space telescope after Nancy Grace Roman, one of its first female employees who was credited as ‘the mother of the Hubble Telescope’ NASA has renamed its next Hubble successor...

NASA creates ‘cosmic ray gun’ that simulates a radiation environment in a lab, allowing scientists to study the effects of high-energy particles on astronauts before they head to Mars NASA...

NASA scientists travel to Nevada to test the Perseverance rover’s sensors and navigation technology in preparation for its 2021 arrival on Mars A team of NASA scientist traveled to Nevada to test...

Superbloom is out of this world! NASA satellite images show a sea of orange poppies in southern California despite fears historic droughts would stop flowers sprouting California experienced a historical...

Tom Cruise is suiting up to be a space cadet, NASA has confirmed. A NASA official announced on Twitter that the “Mission: Impossible” actor wants to film a movie above the clouds — specifically,...

Called Dart (Double Asteroid Redirection Test), the craft will approach Didymos using a solar-powered propulsion then generate thrust from xenon gas to reach the collision speed. Scientists say the need...

NASA engineers design a mass-producible ventilator tailored to coronavirus patients in just 37 days that uses one-seventh of the parts required for a conventional ventilator Ventilator machines are currently...

For decades NASA’s Mars Exploration Program (MEP) has been investigating whether there is, or at one point was, life on the Red Planet. A series of orbital spacecrafts, landers and rovers, have been...

CHINESE scientists have revealed plans to transport and study lunar samples as part of an unmanned mission to the moon later this year. The robotic Chang’e 5 mission represents a key step in China’s...

Mars rocks! NASA and European Space Agency reveal ambitious plan to bring a piece of the Red Planet back to Earth by 2031 The two space agencies revealed its wild plan in a virtual meeting held this week NASA’s...

NASA takes ‘working from home’ to new heights: Scientists operate the Mars Curiosity rover over video conference due to the coronavirus lockdown The first completely remote operation was to...

NASA to create a radio telescope on the far side of the Moon that will make it looks like the Death Star from Star Wars – and it could give us a glimpse of the first moments after the Big Bang Putting...

NASA reveals its plan for ‘Artemis Base Camp’ on the MOON that will become home to four astronauts in 2024 as they gear up for first trip to Mars NASA astronauts are set to travel to the moon...