Here's a guide to all the rocket launches and astronomical events in 2021, as well as milestones for space missions, anniversaries and conferences.
Earth is the only planet known to support life. Learn about what Earth is made of and where it came from.
New Shepard is a rocket manufactured by Blue Origin for space tourism. It is designed to take up to six passengers into suborbital space inside of a crew capsule.
Jeff Bezos, who made his fortune as the founder of Amazon also created Blue Origin, a space company focused on bringing humans into suborbit.
These cosmic creators, powered by dark matter, could be responsible for our existence, along with the appearance of today's universe.
Usually confined to the pages of science fiction, astronomers are starting to think wormholes through space-time might be real after all.
Venus is the brightest planet in our solar system, has a hellish atmosphere and is covered in volcanoes. Learn more about Venus here.
Richard Branson, through his company Virgin Galactic, plans to offer flights into space for well-paying customers.
Wernher von Braun's crew built Saturn rockets here. Skylab, Hubble and Chandra all had roots here. Now, Marshall Space Flight Center tests rocket bodies for Artemis and engines for Blue Origin.
Space Mysteries: A fast radio burst was detected from within our galaxy for the first time. We may be closer to uncovering its origin.
Find out what's up in your night sky during July 2021 and how to see it in this Space.com stargazing guide.