Located in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter, Ceres was discovered to have a deep reservoir of salt-enriched water that stretches for hundreds of miles.
Human waste could be a key piece of NASA's plan to establish a sustainable presence on the moon and make successful trips to Mars.
A global team of researchers examined a supernova in its final stages of life and discovered a historically large emission of calcium.
The most dazzling meteor shower of the year will peak from Aug. 11 until Aug. 13.
Virgin Galactic unveiled the design for an upcoming high-speed aircraft this week that may be able to fly from New York to London in 90 minutes.
SpaceX says that the astronauts are scheduled to depart the International Space Station at 7:34 p.m. EST on Saturday.
The biggest, most sophisticated Mars rover ever built is on its way to the red planet.
A pair of meteor showers are set to peak on the night of Tuesday, July 28. The Southern delta Aquariids and the alpha Capricornids should both be visible.
China has launched its most ambitious Mars mission yet in an attempt to join the United States in successfully landing a spacecraft on the red planet.
In March, the comet was faint, but this month, the comet is relatively easy to observe with binoculars or a telescope. This comet continues to brighten, and is becoming visible to the naked eye.
The ANASIS-II satellite blasted off from breezy Cape Canaveral at 5:30 p.m. atop a Falcon 9 rocket – but not just any Falcon 9 rocket. This particular booster was the same one that hoisted two astronauts on the first-ever flight of a private crewed spacecraft to the space station.
A United Arab Emirates spacecraft has begun its journey to Mars in what is the Arab world’s first interplanetary mission.
In May, the new military branch invited specialized active-duty airmen to apply to volunteer for transfer.
Astronomers have discovered four mysterious objects that appear to be circular and brighter along the edges, according to a recent study.
It was discovered when scientists saw galaxies in different directions around it were affected by its gravitational pull.
The U.S., China and the United Arab Emirates are sending spacecraft to Mars in quick succession beginning this week.
One photographer managed to capture a beautiful timelapse of the comet over the city of Exeter, in the southwest of England.
It is the newly formed sixth branch of the military, and now the U.S. Space Force is searching for a place to build its permanent command center. Eight communities in Florida are officially in the race, including two in Tampa Bay.
Liftoff is set for 11:59 a.m. EDT from 39A at Kennedy Space Center.
A company wants to use an advanced balloon to fly customers from Earth’s surface in Alaska to the highest reaches of the planet’s atmosphere.