Space

The health of astronauts does not seem affected by radiation, according to a new research

Radiation exposure in space would not have a significant impact on the causes of astronaut deaths, according to US…

NASA faces controversy over the name Ultima Thule

This is a controversy that NASA did not see coming. The space agency’s probe New Horizons managed on January…

Planet Mars

Astronauts traveling to Mars will lose 2.5 years of life expectancy

The different space agencies that operate around the world are still planning to send missions to Mars…

NASA to launch ICESat-2 Satellite on Saturday to study Earth’s melting ice

The US space agency NASA plans to launch on Saturday its most advanced laser ever placed in orbit, the…

SpaceIL Moon Landing

Israel wants to conquer the moon in early 2019

The dream of conquering space and winning a place in the space race is only for a few. Only…

Asteroid

NASA develops new plan for eventual asteroid threat

The fact that an asteroid can be a threat to life on Earth is worrying, and although the…

NASA’s Opportunity rover fighting for its life amidst huge Martian storm

While curiosity is once again in the limelight with the discovery of organic molecules on Mars, it’s easy to…

NASA extends the life of the Juno probe

Almost two years after its placement into orbit around Jupiter, the Juno probe continues to explore the Jovian system…

NASA has recovered lost archives of Apollo Moon experiments

The conquest of the Moon by the United States in 1969 represents, perhaps, the greatest achievement for mankind and…

NASA wants to privatize the ISS management

NASA is in discussion with several private companies for the day-to-day management of the International Space Station (ISS) in…

China goes back to the moon

In a few days, China will be back on the moon: a Long March-4C rocket indeed took off on…

NASA to send a helicopter to Mars

In two years, a new US rover is set to visit Mars. Itwill be accompanied by a high-tech drone…

China is building its own reusable rockets

Without too much fanfare, China is continuing its programs of reusable rockets, including the future Long March 8, which…

NASA is testing a mini-nuclear reactor for space exploration

For humans to ever colonize other worlds, power is needed. Power to get us there, but also power to…

Japan is designing a reusable rocket à la SpaceX

The Japanese Agency for Aerospace Exploration (JAXA) will develop a reusable spacecraft, capable of putting loads in orbit and…

Where are the aliens?

We live in a galaxy populated by hundreds of billions of stars. Earth-type planets are supposed to be in…