These 10 people have signed up to die on Mars, in order to live there.
A third trip so close to the sun
With the upcoming release of the major motion picture Europa Report, a couple of Jet Propulsion Lab scientists explain how science fiction has evolved in response to our growing understanding of space.
TESS will be the first dedicated all-sky exoplanet hunting satellite.
NASA's three worst tragedies all happened this week--46, 27 and 10 years ago.
NASA is deliberately crashing the probes into a small mountain-like feature on the moon's north pole. Farewell, GRAIL!
NASA already has an orbiter for 2013 and a lander for 2016; now it has another rover in the works, too.
Scientists are not immune to superstitions -- they need lucky legumes
As Mars rover Curiosity approaches its terrifying landing, we have to face the fact that 'Mars wins most of the time'
NASA's newest Mars project is the most ambitious of its kind ever undertaken
Reflections on the passing of one era, and the dawning of another
It's decision time
Nearly a decade ago, NASA built an Earth-monitoring satellite that could have observed global warming in action. Then the agency stashed it in a warehouse in Maryland, where it remains to this day.
We'll get a vaccine for addiction, debate the future of nuclear power, use new tech to take on water shortages, and-just maybe-find an extra dimension or two. Happy New Year
Titanic honcho James Cameron has some advice for NASA on how to both seduce and educate a jaded public
Already, smart unmanned subs are set to replace dolphins as undersea mine sniffers. Next tech: mine detonation, remote sleuthing and robotic combat.