Thursday, February 23
NASA has discovered seven planets with Earth-like qualities orbiting a nearby star making them among the strongest candidates in the continued search for extraterrestrial life among known exoplanets, or planets that exist outside of our own solar system.
Monday, August 29
A team of six people have completed a Mars simulation in Hawaii, where they lived in near isolation for a year.
Tuesday, July 05
NASA says it has received a signal from 540 million miles across the solar system, confirming its Juno spacecraft has successfully started orbiting Jupiter, the largest planet in our solar system.
Tuesday, September 29
NASA has confirmed the existence of flowing liquid salty water on Mars, fueling the possibility of life on the Red Planet.
Monday, June 29
SpaceX's latest attempt to bring supplies to the International Space Station failed after its vessel, Dragon, exploded shortly after it launched in Florida Sunday morning.
Wednesday, October 29
An unmanned Antares rocket exploded seconds after liftoff from a commercial launch pad on Virginia's eastern seaboard on Tuesday, marking the first accident since NASA turned to private operators to deliver cargo to the International Space Station.