NASA and Autodesk are testing new ways to design interplanetary landers
NASA wasn’t interested until Autodesk said 30 percent performance gains were achievable.
Our moon is the hottest property in the solar system right now
Everybody wants a piece of that green cheese.
The ExoMars rover may search for life near the Red Planet's equator
A mineral-rich site is the most likely destination for the robot.
Rocket Lab completes its first commercial launch
It expanded the scope of private spaceflight.
SpaceX revises internet satellite launch plan to minimize space debris
It wants to operate some of its satellites at a lower orbit.
SpaceX plans shortcut to test a mini version of its Big Falcon Rocket
The company hopes to send the mini rocket to orbit in June 2019.
Stratolaunch successfully tests a core component of its rocket engines
It's the first update from the company since the passing of its founder Paul Allen.
NASA's ICON launch to the ionosphere delayed (update)
It will take off on a rocket dropped 40,000 feet over the ocean.
A powerful laser 'porch light' could let aliens know where we are
The ultimate “we out here” would be detectable 20,000 light years away.