A Japanese spacecraft, which failed to make it into Venus orbit in 2010, is making a return trip to the planet after being stuck in solar orbit and engineers are hopeful it will complete its mission.
New Horizons sends back a close-up view of Kerberos, a tiny Pluto moon that wasn't even known about until 2011.
It's been 40 years since the Soviet Venera 9 spacecraft transmitted the first images of Venus' hellish landscape -- are there plans to go back?
New research shows that the planet completes a rotation on its axis roughly 9 seconds faster than scientists previously thought.
A mix of craters, ice flows, mountains, valleys and dunes coexist on Pluto in the latest amazing images from the New Horizons spacecraft.
These new images are the clearest yet and reveal that in some places the rim of the odd crater is nearly vertical, rising about 1 mile from the floor.
After a successful flyby of Pluto in July, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft will be redirected to visit a small, icy body known as 2014 MU69, located nearly a billion miles farther into the Kuiper Belt region beyond Neptune.
When NASA's New Horizons spacecraft did its historic flyby of Pluto recently, what did all of the new data in that photo op tell scientists about the plucky little world? DNews Space Producer Dr. Ian O'Neill shares the details.
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