Explore astronomy, from the latest trip to the International Space Station to alien planets outside our solar system.
Scientists want to analyze rock and soil samples for traces of alien bacteria or chemical or biological indicators of life.
Scientists think light flickers from exoplanets may show the presence of oceans, continents, and perhaps life.
This is the first of three spacewalks scheduled during Atlantis' final mission.
As Atlantis gets ready for it's final flight, experts share cool, little known facts about the iconic shuttle.
New study looks to see if Earth's bacteria could survive on the red planet.
NASA re-creates conditions of moon, Mars in underwater lab.
Robert Bigelow wants to assemble a lunar base in space and fly it to the moon.
The famed cosmologist outlines several ideas for crossing through time.
British scientists are developing a solar sail designed to clear space of dangerous debris.
At $102,000 a ride, Space Adventures is selling 'cheap seats' on new suborbital rocket ships.
28 future science missions planned to look for extraterrestrial life.
The European Extremely Large Telescope will be constructed on a mountainside in the Atacama Desert.
Space agency is currently deciding where the veteran shuttles will reside.
Part of Obama's mission to reach Mars is preventing asteroids from hitting our planet.
New space exploration plans include landing on an asteroid and the red planet.
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