SpaceX has pushed back the launch of its next robotic resupply mission to the International Space Station by four days, to April 30.
China aims to launch a bold sample-return mission just three years from now, according to the nation's state-run Xinhua news agency.
Beresheet's farewell photo shows the battered patch of lunar ground that would become the little probe's final resting place.
A photo taken yesterday (April 17) by DigitalGlobe's sharp-eyed WorldView-2 satellite shows the damage done to the famous 850-year-old Paris church.
Astronomers have apparently spotted another epic neutron-star crash — and they didn't need gravitational waves to do it.
A third world lurks in the two-star Kepler-47 system, and it's bigger than its two previously known siblings, a new study reports.
The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite spotted the planet, as well as a weird "sub-Neptune" world, circling the star HD 21749, which lies about 53 light-years from Earth.
The team behind the nation's Beresheet probe, which crashed during its historic lunar-landing attempt Thursday (April 11), will take another crack at Earth's nearest neighbor.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch NASA's Double Asteroid Redirection Test spacecraft in June 2021, agency officials announced Thursday (April 11).
SpaceX recovered the payload fairing during yesterday's Falcon Heavy megarocket launch and plans to employ it on another mission this year, SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk said.
The researchers who captured the first-ever images of a black hole don't plan to rest on their laurels.
For the first time ever, humanity has photographed a black hole, shining light on an exotic realm that had long been beyond our ken.
The Event Horizon Telescope project is unveiling a major black hole discovery Wednesday morning (April 10) at 9 a.m. EDT (1300 GMT), and you can watch the event live.
Wandering objects like 'Oumuamua — the first interstellar body ever observed in our own solar system — likely help seed newborn planetary systems, a new study suggests.
The Falcon Heavy is scheduled to fly for the second time ever on Tuesday (April 9), and you can see a video of its in-hangar assembly.
Japan's Hayabusa2 spacecraft slammed a copper cannonball into the asteroid Ryugu last night (April 4), in an effort to blast out a crater.
The liftoff will follow closely on the heels of a mission Rocket Lab recently flew for the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).