Off World

Advancements in spaceflight are accelerating humanity faster and farther than ever before. From commercial companies offering vacations in space to the innovations that are forging us into a multiplanetary species, we’ll look at the missions and milestones that are leading us into the final frontier.

President Trump said it will be "separate but equal" to the Air Force.

June 18, 2018

They seem perfectly suited to the harsh conditions of the Red Planet.

June 17, 2018

"We're concerned, but we're hopeful."

June 13, 2018

The technique could help us find the youngest planets in our galaxy.

June 13, 2018

So that we can finally understand dark matter.

June 7, 2018

The new data makes it much more likely that the Red Planet once hosted life.

June 7, 2018

To do their research, astronauts would float in a space station above Venus' toxic clouds.

June 6, 2018

Does something other than a ninth planet explain some of our solar system's quirks?

June 5, 2018

This could give competitors a window of opportunity.

June 4, 2018

From living in a simulation, to just being really far away, here are our favorite theories as to why we haven’t come in contact with aliens yet.

May 31, 2018