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Trump wants to send humans back to the moon — here’s what his administration has done to spur space exploration so far
Trump has directed NASA to get a man back to the moon and eventually to Mars. Here's what he's done to spur space exploration since becoming president.
The ‘space kingdom’ Asgardia says it’s the first nation with all of its territory in orbit — but legal experts are dubious
Asgardia, a group that's trying to become the first country in space, claims its first satellite is all of its territory. But experts aren't so sure.
One NASA Voyager probe refused to communicate with Earth while the other launched aboard a leaky rocket.
Scientists spent 15 years making the first geologic map of Europa. The map will help NASA pick places to explore on the icy, ocean-hiding moon of Jupiter.
China’s first space station is going to crash into Earth — but objects inside of it may reach the ground unharmed
China's 8.5-ton Tiangong-1 space station, launched in September 2011, will crash to Earth in February 2018. However, equipment inside may survive intact.
Far-out destinations like moons, planets, and the International Space Station can now be summoned in web browsers via a feature of Google Maps called "Planets."
The Department of Energy's production of plutonium-238 for NASA needs some big fixes, according to a new government audit.
Based on a study in mice, the risk of cancer on Mars could be twice as high as researchers previously thought.
Saturn ruled this scientist’s life for 40 years — here’s why she needs NASA to go back after Cassini’s death
"As Cassini ends, part of me is saying, 'I need to go back,'" Linda Spilker says.
After 13 years of orbiting Saturn and its moons, NASA's Cassini probe is gone. But the images it left behind are truly astounding.