Cassini mission ends with final plunge into Saturn
"The signal ... is gone and within the next 45 seconds, so will be the spacecraft."
NASA goes Steampunk for its future Venus probes
The rover uses wind and a mechanical computer to thrive in extreme conditions.
Cassini probe survives first dive between Saturn and its rings
It has begun beaming back precious data.
NASA seeks comet 'crumbs' with a new detection technique
LISA Pathfinder could map the trails of comet dust in the Solar System.
NASA probe Juno captures Jupiter's poles in glorious detail
Five years after departing for space, Juno’s finally taken some nice snaps.
NASA finds long-lost Indian lunar orbiter
Chandrayaan-1 is lost in space no more.
Tiny airborne probe could help local weather forecasts
You could get as-it-happens atmospheric data well beyond airports.
It's the beginning of the end for NASA's Cassini spacecraft
Before it crashes into Saturn in September 2017, Cassini will show us the planet's rings like never before.
Mars probe crashed because it misjudged where the ground was
An inertial measurement unit failed for one second, but that was enough to ruin the mission.