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NASA, Boeing to Provide Update on Boeing’s Orbital Flight Test-2
NASA and Boeing will hold a joint teleconference at 2:30 p.m. EDT Tuesday, Oct. 19, to update media on the company’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft.
NASA's Lucy mission aims to travel billions of miles on the hunt for cosmic fossils
A NASA spacecraft is set to explore ancient asteroids clumped around Jupiter. The Lucy mission will travel billions of miles in hopes of uncovering the secret beginnings of the giant outer planets
Jupiter-Mass Exoplanet Found Orbiting White Dwarf
Using a technique called gravitational microlensing, which occurs when a star close to Earth momentarily aligns with a more distant star, astronomers have discovered a giant exoplanet in a Jupiter-like orbit around a white dwarf star. Located at approximately 2,000 parsecs (6,523 light-years) towards the center of our Milky Way Galaxy, this system is likely to [...]
Live now: Watch the 2021 International Mars Society Convention online this week
The 24th Annual International Mars Society Convention begins Thursday (Oct. 17), and you can watch the whole thing online for free.
Watch live @ 3:30 pm ET: NASA talks science of Lucy mission to Jupiter's Trojan asteroids
NASA's Lucy mission will launch on Saturday to explore the Trojan asteroids. Watch live today as scientists and engineers explain the mission.
NASA's Lucy asteroid mission has good weather for Saturday launch. Here's how to watch live.
NASA's newest planetary science mission, an asteroid-observing probe named Lucy that will fly by a record eight different asteroids, is ready to launch and you can watch the action live online.
NASA Lucy asteroid mission-inspired craft ideas to try at home
The launch window for NASA's Lucy mission launch window opens on Saturday (Oct. 16). Here are some Lucy-inspired craft activities to keep you occupied until then.
Meet the 8 asteroids NASA's Lucy spacecraft will visit
The Lucy mission is scheduled to launch on Oct. 16, 2021, to study the unique Trojan asteroids, which orbit ahead of and behind the planet Jupiter.
Disabled 'astronauts-in-training' to fly weightlessly with Zero-G this weekend
Twelve disability ambassadors will fly weightlessly on Sunday (Oct. 17) as part of an initiative to advance disability inclusion in space.
Orionid meteor shower 2021: When, where & how to see it
The Orionid meteor shower is peaks in the early morning of Wednesday, Oct. 20, but a bright full moon will disrupt viewing until shortly before dawn.