To explore space we must develop better tools to handle delays in communication arising from huge distances: this is communication’s next frontier.
From launches to moon landings to the “grand finale” of a hard-working spacecraft, here are the most anticipated space science missions of 2017.
2016 space missions included dramatic moments, triumphs and failures, and beginnings and endings, all part of mankind’s quest to explore the final frontier.
The second largest component of the universe is dark matter. The truth is, we understand little of what it is, and more of what it is not.
They represent some of the most technologically sophisticated machines ever devised by humankind: reusable space planes. The U.S. Space Shuttle is undoubtedly the most famous example of this type of vehicle, but what else has been done in this direction? Here’s a look at space planes past and future.
The 14-minute digital transmission could be received by a host of alien worlds.
The ESA has uploaded final commands to the Schiaparelli spacecraft.
There’s a new space race, a multilateral contest between many nations to conquer the high frontier. It’s the sort of competition that avails the entire species, and as it accelerates with newer entrants we all inch a little closer to the stars. Here’s a look at the past, present, and future projects of the world’s top space agencies.
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The Rosetta spacecraft just found the key building blocks for life on a comet.
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