Mercury and Pluto features were among the places the public helped name in the past year -- where else can we (officially) leave our cosmic mark?
The New Horizons mission contains the most distant student experiment in our solar system.
The space station is about to get many, many new visitors onboard. These unlikely space travelers won't have their names in the history books, though they have come from somewhere near you. Maybe even from on you. Continue reading →
A new study comparing the accuracy of crater counting from thousands of volunteers with that of experts shows that crowdsourcing science works. Continue reading →
Astronaut researchers on board the ISS are working to develop a special kind of water that actually makes things burn -- except without the flame part. Continue reading →
Relive some of our most favorite moments of the DNews Person Of The Year's epic mission on the space station.
Because of his unique ability to captivate the world, bringing a focus on space station science and what it’s like to live in space, Discovery News is proud to honor Hadfield as DNews Person of the Year!
Move over International Space Station, a second orbiting outpost is getting in on the science outreach act. Continue reading →
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