The administration sees a greater role for the private sector in returning to the moon and running the International Space Station, which it would stop financing in 2025.
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Elon Musk disrupted the business of sending rockets into space and has now achieved a milestone in spaceflight by launching the most powerful rocket currently operating in the world.
A new image of Alaska from the recently launched Iceye satellite shows how much you can accomplish with a tiny satellite.
None of the remaining competitors for the $20 million award will be able to get off the ground by March 31, a deadline that had already been extended multiple times.
Rumors are that an expensive, classified mission code-named “Zuma” failed to deploy in orbit and is now lost. Will we ever find out what actually happened?
Mr. Young also walked on the moon and was the only astronaut to fly in the Gemini, Apollo and shuttle programs.
Signs of the country’s space-age glory are everywhere, and Ukrainians are determined to hold on to their scientific traditions.
The missions, known as Dragonfly and Caesar, were selected from a dozen proposals made in the agency’s New Frontiers competition.
A Google neural network analyzed data collected by NASA and helped astronomers detect another planet around a star some 2,500 light years away.
The shadowy program began in 2007 and was largely funded at the request of Harry Reid, the former Senate majority leader, who has had a longtime interest in space phenomena.
Astronomers have discovered a passing rock from another star — the first interstellar asteroid.
Seen and heard, the fireball is a stunning breakthrough into kilonovas, bursts of energy believed to produce metals like gold and uranium in the universe.
An astrophysicist, he joined six colleagues in suggesting that the universe is expanding sideways, and not evenly, challenging conventional theories.