LightSail, a project by The Planetary Society, demonstrates and explores the capabilities of solar sailing by putting it in low Earth orbit by using a miniature satellite called CubeSat. Although something
Just published is a new image taken by the Hubble Space Telescope that reveals intricate details in the clouds of Jupiter, the largest planet in the solar system. Taken as part of the Outer Planet Atmospheres
SEATTLE/ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - Stratolaunch Systems Corporation, the space company founded by late billionaire and Microsoft Corp co-founder Paul Allen, is closing operations, cutting short ambitious
NASA has selected three companies to send landers to the surface of the Moon, part of its ambitious new lunar programme to land humans on the surface of the Moon by 2024. Each of the companies will develop
Scientists say the microwave-sized craft would suck its watery fuel right out of the asteroids, planets and moons it's exploring. Come one, come all and behold the future of space travel: steam power!