Mars hides a gigantic ice sheet that may help astronauts
Explorers won't have to visit polar regions to find water.
Simulated Mars mission ends its year-long experiment
HI-SEAS showed that you could live in relative isolation on a distant planet.
Japan is planning an unmanned moon mission for 2019
Japan wants to be taken seriously when it comes to space travel and so plans to land a vessel on the moon, within 100 meters of the original moon-landing site.
NASA's bouncing 'Hedgehog' robot is designed to explore comets
Driving doesn't work on asteroids, so let's tumble across them
NASA wants more ideas for its low-cost CubeSat nanosatellites
Low-cost space exploration and research, if you have any grand ideas...
NASA's New Horizons captures images of mysterious spots on Pluto
As the New Horizons spacecraft preps for its inspection of Pluto on July 14th, NASA provided a sta...
Japanese company plans to have working space elevator by 2050
Who does want to go to space? No less, in an elevator. While NASA's been working hard for years tr...
NASA successfully tests microwave thruster, paving the way for speedier space travel
As with airplanes and many other self-powered machines, the fuel a shuttle engine requires can we...
Civilization: Beyond Earth ships October 24th with maps based on real planets
If you're eager to play the first Civilization game set in space (not counting Alpha Centauri), yo...