NPR - Aerospace
You Are Here: Scientists Unveil Precise Map Of More Than A Billion Stars
The European Space Agency has released a chart of the exact positions of many stars in the Milky Way and neighboring galaxies. But the map only shows a small fraction of what's out there.
Apr 25 1:03PM NPR-Space

It's the Hubble Space Telescope's Birthday. Enjoy Amazing Images Of The Lagoon Nebula
This month marks the Hubble Space Telescope's 28 years in space, and as a gift to us earthlings, NASA and the European Space Agency issued photos of colorful, explosive beauty.
Apr 20 8:16PM NPR-Space

SpaceX Launches NASA Satellite To Search For Alien Worlds
TESS short for Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite will spend two years searching for planets near bright, nearby stars.
Apr 18 10:29PM NPR-Space

Get Ready For the Next Big Thing In NASA's Search For Earth's Twin
NASA is launching a mission to find Earth-sized planets beyond our solar system that scientists can study for signs of life. Scientists already know of over 3,000 planets around distant stars.
Apr 15 12:20PM NPR-Space

Environmental Group Plans Methane-Tracking Satellite
Scientists hope MethaneSAT will show where the potent greenhouse gas is coming from. Tracking methane in the air is difficult because it rises and spreads from the source.
Apr 11 11:30PM NPR-Space