Today in Space! June 27, 1997: NEAR Spacecraft Visits Asteroid Mathilde (Jun 27, 2017 11:15)
Find out what happened today in space on June 27, 1997, when NASA's NEAR Shoemaker spac...

6 of the Best Places to See the Total Solar Eclipse of 2017 (Jun 27, 2017 11:02)
Here are six suggestions for where to see the total solar eclipse on Aug. 21, whether y...

New Mobile App from Exploratorium Museum Explores Solar Eclipse Science (Jun 27, 2017 11:00)
A new mobile app from San Francisco's Exploratorium science museum lets users dig into ...

Student-Made Rocket Tops 30,000 Feet, Wins 1st 'Spaceport America Cup' (Jun 27, 2017 10:57)
A student team from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, took top honors last weekend...

20 Years of Nonstop Mars Coverage: NASA Red Planet Efforts Detailed (Video) (Jun 27, 2017 10:55)
From the NASA Pathfinder mission in 1997 to the Curiosity rover, the space agency has h...

Could a dedicated mission to Enceladus detect microbial life there? (Jun 27, 2017 10:00)
Saturn’s icy moon Enceladus is best known for its numerous geysers ejecting plumes of w...

SpaceX Accomplishes Double Headed American Space Spectacular – 2 Launches and 2 Landings in 2 Days from 2 Coasts: Gallery (Jun 27, 2017 01:31)
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL - With Sunday’s successful Falcon 9 blastoff for Iridium Commu...

Arianespace to close out June with Flight VA238 launch of two satellites (Jun 26, 2017 22:00)
Final preparations are underway for the launch of two satellites aboard Arianespace's w...

No, NASA (Still) Has Not Discovered Proof of Alien Life (Jun 26, 2017 19:29)
It seems that every few months or so, breathless claims surface on the internet that NA...

What Caused the Kuiper Belt to Get Warped? (Jun 26, 2017 18:00)
A new study by a team of astronomers from the LPL indicates that the orbital inclinatio...

This Isn't the 1st Eclipse to Occur on Aug. 21, and It Won't Be the Last (Jun 26, 2017 16:54)
Significant eclipses throughout history have taken place on Aug. 21, just like the tota...

ESA Plans to Privatize Robotic Space Plane by 2025 (Jun 26, 2017 16:43)
Although Europe’s Space Rider reusable space plane is three years or so from its debut,...

Space Calendar 2017: Launches, Sky Events & More (Jun 26, 2017 14:57)
Here's a guide to the major astronomical events of the next year, as well as space laun...

Image of the Day (Jun 26, 2017 14:30)
Earlier this month, NASA engineers used the Canadarm2 to test out their new Roll-Out So...

Today in Space! June 26, 1954: NACA Moves to New High-Speed Flight Station (Jun 26, 2017 11:30)
Find out what happened today in space on June 26, 1954, when the National Advisory Comm...

2 Million Free Eclipse Glasses Coming to US Libraries (Jun 26, 2017 11:10)
Public libraries across the United States will distribute 2 million pairs of eclipse gl...

Bread's Done! This Company Wants to Help Astronauts Bake in Space (Jun 26, 2017 11:00)
A team of engineers and scientists may have just found a way for astronauts to enjoy fr...

How Former Astronaut Leroy Chiao Turned His Dream of Space into a Reality (Jun 26, 2017 10:57)
Recently, NASA announced its newest class of astronauts, Group 22 — and it brought me b...

Gardening in Microgravity: How Space Plants Are Adapting (Video) (Jun 26, 2017 10:53)
A new NASA video explores the science of space gardening and what researchers are learn...

Star Trek: Discovery's Two Ships Explained (Jun 26, 2017 09:19)
A tale of two ships.

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