A $30 million Google-backed competition to land a spacecraft on the moon may be about to be scooped... by China.
Explore the strangely fascinating phenomenon of robots snapping self portraits while doing cutting-edge science in space!
Rover engineers are troubleshooting a power glitch that came to light on Sunday -- as a precaution, all science operations have been suspended. Continue reading →
Engineers are currently working on an algorithm that could help Mars rovers avoid getting stuck in sand traps and other roving hazards.
This summer two high-tech Japanese bots will be blasting into outer space. Continue reading →
This Week in Discovery News we've got psychics on the moon and the sun is spitting radiation right at us!
Last week, Dextre unpacked cargo from the Japanese HTV freighter, adding some helpful robotic hands to in-orbit activities.