NASA Launches Infrared Laser Mission That Could Revolutionize Space CommunicationNASA launched its Laser Communications Relay Demonstration from Cape Canaveral early Tuesday morning, which could revolutionize the way the agency communicates with future missions across the solar system by using laser communications systems to transmit data from space to Earth.
NASA To Use Infrared Lasers In Mission That Could Revolutionize Space CommunicationThe use of invisible lasers in space may sound like something from science fiction, but it's real.
Thanksgiving In Space: This Is How It's DoneThe holidays still happen in space, they just look a little bit different. But the sentiments are the same.
Jeff Bezos Is Going To Space Aboard First Crewed Flight Of Blue Origin's New ShepardJeff Bezos, who was Valedictorian of Miami Palmetto Senior High, told the audience at his graduation ceremony he dreamed of the day when mankind would colonize space, and that dream is another step closer to becoming reality as he announced Monday, he will be aboard the first crewed flight of the New Shepard, the rocket ship made by his space company, Blue Origins.
Planet-Hunting Satellite TESS Discovers 'Missing Link' ExoplanetsIn its first year in orbit, NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, or TESS, scanned the skies discovering a variety of strange worlds including more than 20 exoplanets, or "missing link" planets entirely unlike anything in our own solar system.
SpaceX Launches Supplies To Space Station After Power DelaysIt took a little longer than expected, but SpaceX finally got their latest expedition into space on track.
SpaceX Delays Mega Rocket Launch Due To High Wind ShearThe second-ever launch of SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket will be a key milestone for the company.
What’s Sending Mysterious Repeating Fast Radio Bursts From Deep Space?Far outside our Milky Way galaxy, something is causing repeating short bursts of radio waves to be released into space.
Mars Lander Sets Quake Monitor On Planet's Red SurfaceWith a spacecraft now securely landed on Mars, it is truly going where no man has gone before.
NASA's InSight Spacecraft Lands On MarsA 300-million-mile journey came to an end Monday afternoon as NASA guided its InSight spacecraft to a successful touchdown on Mars.
NASA Spacecraft Sets Record For Closest Approach To SunNASA's Parker Solar Probe is now closer to the sun than any spacecraft has ever gotten.