NASA picks SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket to launch Roman Space Telescope

20 July, 2022 - 19:17
NASA chose SpaceX's heavy-lift rocket to send a wide-field telescope into space that will search for dark matter.

NASA's Artemis 1 moon rocket gets Aug. 29 launch date

20 July, 2022 - 19:06
NASA officials say the Artemis 1 moon rocket may be ready to launch as soon as late August, but that timeline depends on tweaks at the Vehicle Assembly Building and on the pad.

McDonald's moonman: Apollo astronaut statue erected at Houston-area restaurant

20 July, 2022 - 19:00
A new statue of an Apollo astronaut now stands near NASA in Houston, just in time for the anniversary of the first moon landing. To find it, just follow the Golden Arches.

To search for alien life, astronomers will look for clues in the atmospheres of distant planets — and the James Webb Space Telescope just proved it's possible to do so

20 July, 2022 - 18:00
Scientists who study exoplanets explain how the James Webb Space Telescope will study exoplanet atmospheres.

Tianzhou 3 cargo ship undocks from China's Tiangong space station

20 July, 2022 - 00:13
A Tianzhou 3 cargo spacecraft has undocked from China’s Tiangong space station and is now ready to be deorbited in the near future.

China rolls out rocket to launch Wentian module for Tiangong space station

20 July, 2022 - 00:11
China is all set to launch the Wentian module for its crewed space station after rolling out a Long March 5B heavy rocket to the pad at Wenchang spaceport.

Rocket Lab delays US spy satellite launch indefinitely for software updates

20 July, 2022 - 00:09
Rocket Lab says its National Reconnaissance Office mission will stand down for now, with new launch date 'to come.'

The Tin Man gets his heart in 'The Orville' Season 3 episode 7 'From Unknown Graves'

19 July, 2022 - 23:00
We also get our first look at the "builders" who originally constructed the Kaylon artificial lifeforms

Dim Pluto reaches its brightest as the third-quarter moon meets Mars in the night sky

19 July, 2022 - 21:31
Here's how to observe these solar system worlds overnight Wednesday (July 20) and Thursday (July 21).

Hypersonic air-breathing weapon concept passes 2nd flight test

19 July, 2022 - 21:30
Two major U.S. defense contractors announced the successful test flight of the Hypersonic Air-breathing Weapon Concept, or HAWC, on Monday (July 18).

Space flames and microgravity liquids: Astronauts mark 20 years with space station equipment

19 July, 2022 - 20:00
In space, no one wants to deal with the cleanup from liquids, flames or other messy science experiments.

James Webb Space Telescope's atmosphere studies could provide clues to land and sea on alien worlds

19 July, 2022 - 19:00
The James Webb Space Telescope could reveal hints about exoplanet surfaces by studying the planets' atmospheric temperatures and moisture levels.

Black holes may die differently than we thought

19 July, 2022 - 18:00
New research motivated by string theory suggests possible, and equally strange, fates for evaporating black holes.

Nebula: Definition, location and variants

18 July, 2022 - 21:09
Among the most spectacular sights in the sky, nebula come in a range of different types.

What goes up must come down: Study looks at risk of orbital debris casualties

18 July, 2022 - 20:00
It's only a matter of time before someone is killed by falling space junk.

'Needle in a haystack' black hole discovered in neighboring galaxy

18 July, 2022 - 19:00
Astronomers have found a binary system containing a massive blue star and a dormant stellar-mass black hole in the star-forming Tarantula Nebula of the Large Magellanic Cloud.

Star Wars movies ranked, worst to best

18 July, 2022 - 18:30
Ignore Obi-Wan's hand waving, this is the Star Wars movies ranked, worst to best list you’ve been looking for.

See the moon swing past Jupiter in Tuesday morning's sky

18 July, 2022 - 18:00
See the moon approach Jupiter on Tuesday (July 19) between midnight and dawn. The duo will be close enough to share the view with a pair of binoculars.

James Webb Space Telescope picture shows noticeable damage from micrometeoroid strike

18 July, 2022 - 17:00
A small space rock has proven to have a big effect on NASA's newly operational deep-space telescope.

Satellite dodges space debris as it scrambles against space weather

18 July, 2022 - 16:00
A European satellite that has been scrambling to escape premature death in Earth's atmosphere due to bad space weather has narrowly avoided a collision with a random piece of space junk.