With a few brief exceptions, NASA's New Horizons probe has been asleep since 2006 while it zooms toward Pluto. But it's almost time for the craft to wake up and dial in on the former planet. Amy tells us what the plucky probe will be studying.
The Philae comet-lander has found traces of organic molecules on the surface of the comet 67P.
NASA engineers think they have figured out a better way to both navigate and communicate far out in deep space.
Scientists tested a scaled-down version of the external occulter in the Nevada desert.
The orbiting Rosetta spacecraft photographed the path of the Philae lander as it descended, bounced and drifted into a ditch. Continue reading â†’
Based on the scattered, jagged remains of SpaceShipTwo and the pending funeral for one of its pilots, it would be easy to assume that a design flaw of some sort was responsible for the deadly crash -- but appearances can be deceiving.
SpaceX will attempt to land its next Falcon 9 rocket on a platform in the ocean, a key step in the companyâ€™s quest to develop reusable boosters. Continue reading â†’
SpaceX's unmanned Dragon spacecraft splashed down in the Pacific Ocean on Saturday.
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