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Apr 18, 2018
NASA's deep-space capsule Orion will have more than 100 parts made via 3D printers3D printing, or additive manufacturing, has been used for making prototypes across a range of different industries for many years.
Jan 17, 2018
Dive through the Orion Nebula with NASA's spectacular new visualisationArray
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 05, 2017
NASA is allowing you to send your name to Mars on a microchip on board the InSight missionUsers who add their name to the list will get a boarding pass, that shows the arrival site at Elysium Planitia on Mars.
Oct 01, 2017
Lockheed Martin shares updates to its Mars Base Camp plan at the International Astronautical CongressThe Mars Base Camp will be built in a low gravity environment at the Deep Space Gateway, before making the hop to Mars.
Jul 08, 2017
US vice-president Mike Pence has his Donald Trump moment, NASA equipment gaffe goes viralIn a goof gone viral, Vice President Mike Pence touched something he should not have as he visited NASA headquarters, and his defence smacked of something his boss might do: blame somebody else
Jun 19, 2017
NASA's Orion spacecraft with launch abort system passes key safety testNASA said its Orion spacecraft, which will take astronauts to deep space destinations, did well in a key safety test.
Jun 07, 2017
NASA to introduce new astronaut candidates on 7 JuneNASA is set to announce its new class of astronaut candidates from the Johnson Space Centre in Houston on Wednesday, the space agency reported.
May 13, 2017
NASA drops idea of putting humans on first flight of new rocketThe effort confirmed that the baseline plan to fly EM-1 without crew is still the best approach to enable humans to move sustainably beyond low Earth orbit.
Mar 20, 2017
Nasa scientists use Hubble data to investigate breakups in multiple star systemsThe stars were hurtling through space in opposite directions instead of being in a stable orbit around the center of the galaxy.