2w ago| Outer Space

Chinese scientists find signs of water in moon's "Ocean of Storms"

Chinese scientists have found signs of water in samples retrieved by China from a lava plain on the moon, bringing them closer to understanding its origin there - a crucial question for future lunar exploration.

3w ago| Outer Space

NASA to launch UFO study

NASA is launching a study of UFOs as part of a new push toward high-risk, high-impact science.

3w ago| Tech news

James Webb telescope's mirror out of alignment after being struck by meteoroid

A tiny meteoroid struck the newly deployed James Webb Space Telescope in May, knocking one of its gold-plated mirrors out of alignment but not changing the orbiting observatory's schedule to become fully operational shortly, NASA said on Wednesday.

June 18, 2022
June 18, 2022

Chinese scientists find signs of water in moon's "Ocean of Storms"

Chinese scientists have found signs of water in samples retrieved by China from a lava plain on the moon, bringing them closer to understanding its origin there - a crucial question for future lunar exploration.

June 10, 2022
June 10, 2022

NASA to launch UFO study

NASA is launching a study of UFOs as part of a new push toward high-risk, high-impact science.

June 9, 2022
June 9, 2022

James Webb telescope's mirror out of alignment after being struck by meteoroid

A tiny meteoroid struck the newly deployed James Webb Space Telescope in May, knocking one of its gold-plated mirrors out of alignment but not changing the orbiting observatory's schedule to become fully operational shortly, NASA said on Wednesday.

April 20, 2022
April 20, 2022

Scientists suggest Nasa to make Uranus mission a priority

The US space agency Nasa should prioritise a mission to Uranus, according to an influential group of scientists.

April 16, 2022
April 16, 2022

3 Chinese astronauts return after 6 months in space

Three Chinese astronauts returned to earth on Saturday after 183 days in space, state television reported, completing the country’s longest crewed space mission to date.