Cygnus cargo ship departs space station to a fiery death

A special cargo spacecraft blasted off from the International Space Station (ISS) early Tuesday (June 28)…

Two critical genes have been identified for plants that colonized the Earth 470 million years ago

Scientists think it’s possible that the two genes, PEN1 and SYP122, paved the way for all…

Watch Mercury roll as the BepiColombo probe flies closer

A new video released by the European Space Agency (ESA) on Monday (June 27) shows the…

NASA’s CAPSTONE Launch to the Moon Delayed – The spacecraft will be the first to fly with a unique lunar orbit

Rocket Lab’s Electron rocket sits on the podium at the company’s Launch 1 complex in New…

5 planets aligned in the sky in a rare formation

The five major planets in our solar system line up in a rare formation that skywatchers…

NASA launches Capstone, the 55-pound cube satellite on the Moon

June 26, 2022: On Sunday, NASA announced at least a day delay in the CAPSTONE launch…

Mysterious star survives a thermonuclear supernova explosion

The Hubble Space Telescope has captured this exciting spiral galaxy, designated as NGC 1309. Credit: NASA,…

Celestron Advanced VX 8 Edge HD Full Telescope Review

The Celestron Advanced VX 8-inch EdgeHD is a versatile telescope system for intermediate and advanced amateur…

NASA will launch the CAPSTONE mission on Monday, June 27

A small satellite is preparing to pave the way for something much greater: a fully grown…

NASA forced to cancel the planned 2022 launch of Psyche Asteroid Mission

This artist’s illustration imagines a violent collision early in Psyche’s history. Credit: Arizona State University/Peter Rubin