On the tropical island Hainan, Wenchang Satellite Launch Center got its very first heavy rocket. The Long March 7 (LM-7), built by the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASTC), will not
Space / Updated Jan. 31, 2015 / 2:03 AM GMT / Source: Space.com The beautiful, green-hued Comet Lovejoy made its closest approach to the sun early Friday morning and should put on a dazzling show for in
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla (Reuters) - An unmanned Delta 2 rocket lifted off from California on Saturday carrying a NASA satellite to measure how much water is in Earth’s soil, information that will help weather
On a mountaintop in Chile, excavators have just started work on a construction site. It will soon be home to a powerful new telescope that will have a good shot at finding the mysterious Planet X, if exists.
Space / Updated Feb. 7, 2015 / 12:35 AM GMT / Source: Space.com Planets are on parade in February's night sky. Giant Jupiter will dazzle all night long for the entire month, as the planet is now is at
Starstruck From a million miles away, an Earth-watching satellite will issue solar storm warnings. Update: The DSCOVR spacecraft launched Wednesday, February 11, at 6:03 p.m. EST. The 1,256-pound (570