• By Space   -   Feb 22, 2018

    FACTS ABOUT SPACEX'S FALCON HEAVY ROCKET

    The Falcon Heavy rocket launched on its maiden voyage on Feb. 6, 2018, and SpaceX plans more missions in the near future.

  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    NETFLIX JUST UNVEILED THE TRAILER FOR 'LOST IN SPACE' REBOOT - AND IT LOOKS AWESOME!

    The sci-fi classic "Lost in Space" is launching back to television on April 13 by way of Netflix, which unveiled the first teaser for...

  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    PENCE: TO LEAD IN SPACE, US NEEDS LESS RED TAPE FOR COMMERCIAL SPACE COMPANIES

    At the second meeting of the newly reinstated National Space Council, Vice President Mike Pence and other U.S. officials emphasized...

    U.S.
  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    HOW WE KNOW THIS TINY PINPRICK OF LIGHT IS THE TESLA ROADSTER

    Scientist paparazzi turned their scopes toward Elon Musk's Roadster and its mannequin driver.

  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    RECORD BREAKER! POWERFUL SUPERNOVA IS MOST DISTANT EVER SEEN

    An extraordinarily powerful "hypernova" a whopping 10.5 billion light-years from Earth is the most distant star explosion ever observed,...

  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    A GIANT CLAW WILL GRAB FALLING SPACEX GEAR 'LIKE A GIANT CATCHER'S MITT'

    SpaceX is planning to use a giant net - one so immense that it takes up the majority of a high-speed watercraft named Mr. Steven -...

  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    NATIONAL SPACE COUNCIL BACKS INCREMENTAL SPACE REGULATORY REFORM

    Vice President Mike Pence and members of the National Space Council approved a series of recommendations Feb. 21 that make modest,...

  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    APOLLO 14: NASA'S 'ROOKIE' ASTRONAUTS BRING GOLF TO THE MOON

    Apollo 14 was the fourth crewed moon landing and is most famous for being the first and only mission in which an astronaut played golf...

    Golf
  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    SPIN MASTER RELEASES HIGH-FLYING MOTORIZED 'SONIC ROCKET'

    The annual Toy Fair in New York delivers again, providing Space.com with a look at a dramatic motorized rocket recently released by...

  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    AMATEUR ASTRONOMER WINS 'COSMIC LOTTERY' WITH 1-IN-10-MILLION SUPERNOVA SHOT

    An amateur astronomer testing out a new camera just happened to catch the first light emitted by a supernova - a dramatic event that...

  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    GRAVITY ASSIST PODCAST: MARS, WITH BRUCE JAKOSKY AND MICHAEL MEYER

    NASA's Planetary Science Division Director, Jim Green, talks to the MAVEN mission's Principal Investigator Brice Jakosky and NASA's...

  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    JUPITER'S GREAT RED SPOT COULD DISAPPEAR WITHIN 20 YEARS

    The iconic Great Red Spot of Jupiter may disappear in the next 20 years, according to a researcher at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory...

  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    VP MIKE PENCE ANNOUNCES CANDIDATES FOR NATIONAL SPACE COUNCIL ADVISORY GROUP

    Vice President Mike Pence has selected 29 candidates to serve on an advisory group for President Trump's newly reinstated National...

  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    SPACEX DELAYS FALCON 9 ROCKET LAUNCH DUE TO HIGH-ALTITUDE WINDS

    SpaceX called off an attempted launch of its Falcon 9 rocket in California today due to strong high-altitude winds, according to the...

  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    VECTOR PLANNING FIRST ORBITAL LAUNCH THIS SUMMER

    Vector, one of a growing number of companies developing small launch vehicles, plans to carry out its first orbital launch this summer...

  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    HOW A NEW 'HAPPY SUIT' WOULD PROTECT ASTRONAUTS FROM THE STRESSES OF SPACE

    Researchers from Florida Polytechnic University are developing a "happy suit" that they claim will protect astronauts from the psychologically...

    Travel
  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    NATIONAL SPACE COUNCIL MEETS WITH VP MIKE PENCE TODAY: WATCH IT LIVE

    The newly re-established National Space Council will hold its second meeting on Wednesday at Kennedy Space Center in Florida, and you...

  • By Space   -   Feb 21, 2018

    'STAR TREK ONLINE' OFFERS CUSTOM 3D-PRINTED STARSHIPS

    "Star Trek Online" players can put a lot of time into choosing, outfitting and customizing their starships, and now that work can follow...

    World
  • By Space   -   Feb 20, 2018

    BIGELOW AEROSPACE LAUNCHES NEW COMPANY TO OPERATE PRIVATE SPACE STATIONS

    A company that builds big, inflatable space habitats has launched a new venture that will market and operate these structures in Earth...

    Market
  • By Space   -   Feb 20, 2018

    2018 FULL MOON CALENDAR

    The full moon happens once a month. Find out when.