A new comic book miniseries from IDW Publishing will warp Spock back into the final frontier!\
Sensors delivered to Mars by NASA's InSight lander have detected the first signals suggesting seismic activity on the red planet, a major discovery that extends the field of seismology to a new world beyond the Earth and the moon.
On Thursday (April 25) the moon will make a close approach to Saturn in the predawn sky. For lucky skywatchers in part of the globe, the moon will actually pass in front of the ringed planet.
A NASA probe called InSight is on Mars listening for marsquakes and it seems it has detected the first sounds of a quake, probably.
Analysis of Palaeolithic hearths finds no evidence of cooking or permanence. Andrew Masterson reports.
Trials in mice and humans prompt calls for further studies. Andrew Masterson reports.
NASA commercial cargo provider SpaceX is targeting no earlier than 4:22 a.m. EDT Tuesday, April 30, for the launch of its next resupply mission to the International Space Station.
. The Crew Dragon's engine test anomaly this past weekend will have dramatic consequences over the next year, and beyond.
SpaceX is at the forefront of the public eye, after a failed engine test at the company's landing site in Cape Canaveral, Florida likely resulted in the destruction of
. Last week, we introduced SpaceQ readers to Blockchain technology. Blockchain uses encryption to create databases (often transaction ledgers) that have three key qualities: they're decentralized, they're transparent, and they're immutablechanges cannot be rescinded and data cannot be removed. Its most famous and best-known application is in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin.
A rocket mission flew into the northern lights high above Earth to see how the dancing streams of light are dragging down satellites.
An ultrasensitive French seismometer carried to Mars by NASA's InSight lander has detected its first "marsquake."
A Northrop Grumman Antares rocket launch April 17 from Virginia's Eastern Shore marked the start of the 11th Cygnus resupply mission to the International Space Station.
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NASA's Mars InSight lander has measured and recorded for the first time ever a likely marsquake.
. The Canadian Space Agency (CSA) awarded another four contracts valued at $700,000 under the Flights and Fieldwork for the Advancement of Science and Technology (FAST) program, this time for research related to a possible future moon rover. Last week the CSA in a separate announcement said it had awarded 31 grants totalling $6.2M as part of
M82, a favourite target for amateur and professional astronomers alike, is the nearest starburst galaxy with a brilliant core 100 times more luminous than the Milky Way's. Astronomers have detected and mapped the galaxy's magnetic field in a dramatic composite image.
Grab a spacesuit and a few months of provisions. Were taking you on a tour of the Interplanetary Parks Service.
. The ancient Lyrid meteors have never failed to amaze us.
One of the trustiest meteor showers will light up the night sky late on April 22 and in the wee morning hours of April 23rd.
NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to former astronaut Ed Lu, who co-founded a planetary defense nonprofit, about a meteor that exploded with the energy of 10 atomic bombs over the Bering Sea.
NASA is giving university students an opportunity to interact with agency leadership, including NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, as well as astronauts abroad the International Space Station, during a live event 2 p.m. EDT Monday, April 29, at the agency's headquarters in Washington.