Virgin Orbit plans to send cubesats to Mars as early as 2022
It would be the first private company to reach the Red Planet.
NASA's latest cubesat candidates include a solar sail test
They will launch as small payloads for launches scheduled in 2020, 2021 and 2022.
Researchers propose guiding large space telescopes with tiny satellites
In the future, they could be used to stabilize telescopes studying exoplanets.
Rocket Lab launches NASA's first dedicated cubesat mission
It's Rocket Lab's third orbital flight for the year.
Watch NASA's InSight land on Mars tomorrow starting at 2PM ET
It's NASA's first touchdown on the planet since 2012.
Rocket Lab completes its first commercial launch
It expanded the scope of private spaceflight.
FCC accuses startup of launching satellites without permission
It sees the tiny vehicles as potential hazards.
A tiny NASA satellite mapped Earth’s atmospheric ice
IceCube will help researchers study how cloud ice affects our climate.
Japan launches smallest rocket ever to carry satellite into orbit
When you carry tiny payloads, you only need a tiny rocket.