The most likely time the phenomenon will occur is at 11 a.m. Eastern, experts say, but it can’t be seen during the daytime. Bad weather would also hamper a sighting.
NASA’s Osiris-Rex and Japan’s Hayabusa2 spacecraft reached the space rocks they are surveying last year, and scientists from both teams announced early findings on Tuesday.
Scientists at a conference in Houston presented the concept for a flyby mission to study a mysterious moon that may contain an ocean.
Scientists from the New Horizons mission presented their latest findings about the small distant object visited by the NASA spacecraft at the start of the year.
The success of NASA’s MarCO mission means that so-called cubesats likely will travel to distant reaches of our solar system.
Scientists will tell you it’s all an optical illusion and superstition. And even astrologers say it’s nothing to worry too much about.
Mounting delays to the Space Launch System, primarily built by Boeing, are leading the agency to consider alternative forms of transport.
A half-century ago, three containers of lunar samples were set aside, to await study by more advanced technology. Their time has come.
The agency would get $600 million for infrastructure and research in support of lunar missions, but astronauts won’t return until 2028 at the earliest.
As another Soyuz space rocket prepares to send a new batch of astronauts to the International Space Station, a photographer takes us inside the world’s oldest and largest spaceport.
Contrary to first impressions, Congress has stood up for scientific research.
Despite what Hollywood tells us, stopping an asteroid from creating an extinction-level event by blowing it up may not work.
The capsule parachuted into the Atlantic Ocean hours after leaving the space station, completing its first successful uncrewed trip to and from orbit.
Todd Douglas Miller’s new documentary, “Apollo 11,” is one of the most rousing movies ever made about NASA and space. Here are more films to explore.
The Crew Dragon capsule carried no crew, but it sets up a near future with astronauts traveling to orbit from the United States again.
No astronauts will be on board for the Saturday launch, but the capsule could carry crew to the space station later in the year.
A new documentary uses previously unseen archival footage to show how astronauts first walked on the moon. It’s awe-inspiring.
Axions? Phantom energy? Astrophysicists scramble to patch a hole in the universe, rewriting cosmic history in the process.
She directed Imax space documentaries known for their eye-popping imagery.