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Jan 23, 2018
NASA's Parker Solar Probe mission is set to fly closest to the Sun's surface than any other man-made object before itIf the probe manages this journey then it will reportedly go 7X closer to the sun's surface than any other spacecraft.
Dec 20, 2017
NASA could send a spacecraft to a nearby exoplanet by 2069 to search for signs of lifeAlthough most of the technology NASA needs for such a mission does not exist yet, it could involve travelling at one-tenth the speed of light.
Dec 13, 2017
Images from NASA's Dawn spacecraft indicate dwarf planet Ceres is an active and evolving worldSince Dawn arrived in orbit at Ceres in March 2015, scientists have located more than 300 bright areas.
Dec 11, 2017
NASA's Kepler space telescope makes discovery using machine learning from GoogleNASA will announce the discovery made by Kepler, which has been searching for alien worlds since 2009, on 14 December.
Dec 09, 2017
NASA exploring the possibility of infusing AI into space communications networks to meet demand and increase efficiencyFor NASA, the space environment presents unique challenges that cognitive radio could mitigate.
Nov 27, 2017
NASA to launch a sensor that will measure space debris around International Space StationAccording to NASA, one more research to be sent to the International Space Station is the Rodent Research-6 (RR-6) investigation.
Nov 17, 2017
Indian and Japanese space agencies could soon start working towards a joint lunar missionIndia had launched its first lunar probe in 2008 through Chandrayaan-1, and is now gearing up for its next lunar mission Chandrayaan-2 in March next year.
Nov 09, 2017
NASA's Space Launch System rocket expected to carry the Orion spacecraft could be delayed till 2020, says new reportThe first launch of NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket, which will carry the new Orion spacecraft, could be delayed until 2020
Oct 23, 2017
NASA's MAVEN detects invisible 'magnetic tail' around Mars; could be destroying Martian atmosphereWhile the field around Mars is invisible to the naked eye, it is said to have taken the form of a rotating tail one that had been formed over time because of the solar winds that have been stripping the planet of its atmosphere, allowing gases to escape into space.
Sep 15, 2017
You can watch NASA's Cassini make its 'Grand Finale' dive into Saturn's atmosphere later today: Here's howThe Cassini mission was launched in 1997 as a joint venture between NASA, ESA and the ASI. It's been orbiting Saturn since 2004.