Dusty alien planets might have a better chance at harboring life, a new study suggests.
Listen to a couple ideas about humanity's future on the moon and you'll likely hear about the game-changing potential of a substance you probably have in your freezer: water ice.
The liftoff of the Perseverance Mars rover has been pushed back three days to deal with a faulty crane at the launch site.
A stunning new video from SpaceX captures the moment of separation from the point of view of the fairing itself.
NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken, who recently became the first crew to fly in SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft, talk about the "overview effect" and their first week of work in space.
NASA has tapped the company Astrobotic to land the VIPER moon rover at the lunar south pole in 2023.
The small-satellite launch company Rocket Lab will loft a mini-fleet of payloads for NASA, a U.S. spy satellite agency and universities early Saturday (June 13) and you can watch it live online.
Ten NFL players are officially part of the NASA family after completing internships at the space agency.
Scientists have generated an exotic form of matter in the unique microgravity environment aboard the International Space Station and are using it to explore the quantum world, a new study finds.
Physicists set a new record by linking together a hot soup of 15 trillion atoms in a bizarre phenomenon called quantum entanglement.
Saturn's moon Titan is zooming away from its ringed parent 100 times faster than scientists expected.
A sliver of Martian geological history takes center stage in a striking photo of a Red Planet crater.
Astronomers are praising SpaceX's response to months of outcry over the visibility of the company's Starlink internet satellites from scientists dismayed by interference with observations.
Researchers have created a miniature version of supernova shock waves in a lab here on Earth to solve a long-standing cosmic mystery.
The movie-star look to SpaceX's new spacesuits is just one of the innovative features the Crew Dragon astronauts enjoyed during the Demo-2 test flight to the International Space Station.
New thermal imagery of the Mars moon Phobos could help shed light on the satellite's mysterious origin.
Photos of the now-Tropical Depression Cristobal taken by space station astronauts and a NASA satellite show the powerful storm tearing through the Gulf Coast region north across the United States.