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Comet 67P with Philae Lander Nears Sun

Comet 67P with Philae Lander Nears Sun

The Comet 67P with the Philae Lander on it has approached the sun by now. What the outcome will be remains unknown....

Aug 10 2015, 6:54am CDT

Philae Lander Detects Organic Molecules on Comet 67P

Philae Lander Detects Organic Molecules on Comet 67P

The Philae Lander has detected organic matter on the surface of Comet 67P....

Jul 31 2015, 5:33am CDT

Philae Phones Home Again After 7 Months

Philae Phones Home Again After 7 Months

The comet lander Philae of Rosetta arose from its deep sleep. The probe is back on track. Philae has again been in touch with...

Jun 15 2015, 8:22am CDT

Philae Lander has Woken Up

Philae Lander has Woken Up

A big positive surprise from space. The Philae lander has reported back on 13 June 2015 at 22:28 (CEST), coming out of hibernat...

Jun 14 2015, 9:01am CDT

Beagle 2 Mars Lander has been Found

Beagle 2 Mars Lander has been Found

UK Space Agency announced today that the missing Beagle 2 Mars Probe has been found....

Jan 16 2015, 4:25am CST

Comet Landing by Rosetta Mission to be a Success

Comet Landing by Rosetta Mission to be a Success

A landing on a comet is going to be a success. And the whole operation will be carried out by the Rosetta Mission....

Nov 12 2014, 5:48am CST

Rosetta Rendezuous with Comet underway Now

Rosetta Rendezuous with Comet underway Now [Uptdate]

Watch the live coverage of a historic new space achievement now....

Aug 6 2014, 4:08am CDT

Penn State Crowdfunds Lunar Lion Lander

Penn State Crowdfunds Lunar Lion Lander

Earlier this week, Penn State’s Lunar Lion team launched a crowdfunding effort to raise a little over $400,000 towards its goal...

Jan 23 2014, 7:01am CST

China Moon Mission Blasted Off

China Moon Mission Blasted Off

The Chinese moon mission is on its way. The Chang'e-3 lunar probe blasted off in China. If everything goes well, China wil...

Dec 1 2013, 12:39pm CST

NASA Phoenix Mars Lander has run out of Power

NASA Phoenix Mars Lander has run out of Power

NASA reports that the Phoenix Mars Lander has stopped communicating as it has run out of power. As anticipated, seasonal declin...

Nov 11 2008, 2:29am CST

Phoenix is finally cooking Mars Soil

Phoenix is finally cooking Mars Soil

As reported on the weekend NASA had troubles getting soil the Mars Lander Phoenix collected into its little oven to analyze it....

Jun 12 2008, 2:00am CDT

Phoenix Mars Lander sitting directly on Ice?

Phoenix Mars Lander sitting directly on Ice?

The Nasa Mars lander Phoenix is possibly sitting directly on an ice patch. A photo of the ground underneath the Phoenix Mars...

Jun 1 2008, 4:00pm CDT

Phoenix Mars Lander sends Photo of Icy Grounds

Phoenix Mars Lander sends Photo of Icy Grounds

We reported earlier today about the first photos Phoenix sent from Mars. NASA has now published an approximate-color image that...

May 26 2008, 7:50am CDT

Phoenix lands on Mars and sends first Photos

Phoenix lands on Mars and sends first Photos

NASA's Phoenix spacecraft landed in the northern polar region of Mars successfully today. Radio signals received at 4:53:44 p....

May 25 2008, 11:19pm CDT

NASA Phoenix Mars Lander lands tonight

NASA Phoenix Mars Lander lands tonight

The NASA Phoenix Mars Lander is on track to land on the red planet tonight at around 8pm EST. Update: Phoenix has landed and...

May 25 2008, 12:00pm CDT