The first space rock that the scientists discovered was the asteroid 514107 Ka'epaoka'awela which means 'mischievous opposite-moving companion of Jupiter.'
Planet is part of SpaceX's RIdeshare program and currently has 15 SkySats in orbit, including two prototypes launched in 2013 and 2014.
Their observation proved that Isaac Netwon’s theory of gravity was not right in this case as he suggested that the orbit of a star would be elliptical. It was Einstein who had predicted the path correctly.
The full moon gets its name from the Algonquin tribes in North America that harvest strawberries during this time.
NASA plans to send humans to the Moon using a system of three separate elements.
Apollo 8 spacecraft carried three astronauts into orbit around the moon for the first time in 1968.
The net, about 16 feet across and its target will eventually fall out of orbit together and burn up.
The experiment is important as there are thousands of pieces of space debris circulating the planet, many travelling faster than a speeding bullet.
Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, on Tuesday delayed the launch of a rocket set to carry a commercial communications satellite into orbit, because of high winds at its Florida launch site.
Ever wondered how the legendary National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) designs its rockets?
An Indian communication satellite GSAT-18 was successfully put into orbit by Ariane 5 rocket belonging to French company Arianespace on Thursday, Indian space agency said.
Nasa satellite Juno entered Jupiter's orbit after covering a journey of about 500 million miles that started five years ago.
The International Space Station, the space laboratory that showcases cooperation between Russia and the United States, on Monday orbited Earth for the 100,000th time, Russian mission control said.
The ISS has now travelled 2.6 billion miles "or about the distance of 10 round trips to Mars," Nasa said on the station's official Twitter feed.
India on Wednesday put into orbit in copybook style six Singaporean satellites that will hover about 550 km above the Earth for up to five years.
Indonesia could learn much from the ‘Make in India’ initiative, a senior minister said on the day an Indian rocket hurled an Indonesian satellite into orbit.
Residents of Behrampur Zimidara and surrounding villages blocked the Ropar-Chandigarh highway at Solkhian after the accident.
fter analysing satellite data, an international team of researchers have calculated the probability for the number of stars in the Milky Way that might have planets in the habitable zone.
GU Psc b is around 2,000 times the Earth-Sun distance from its star, a record among exoplanets.
A series of five orbit raising operations have been scheduled on the Mars mission starting today.