NASA has spent decades sending probes to other planets. Now it’s trying to go the other way.
Buckle up, it’s getting hot out there.
For NASA’s Saturn explorer, the end will come quickly.
A spacecraft does battle with the giant.
Pluto last summer, Jupiter this summer. Where to next for this veteran planetary scientist?
Is the International Space Station the last aluminum spacecraft?
If the space station gets smacked by a micrometeoroid, an array of devices can find—and fix—the damage.
The Universe’s Baby Boom.
Astronomers estimate that billions of habitable planets are orbiting red dwarf stars. What would it be like to live there?
The B612 Foundation hopes to neutralize the asteroid threat.
As the rover rocketed down to the Martian surface, the team at JPL could only wait and hope.