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German Mission Plans to Revisit Apollo 17 Landing Site

German Mission Plans to Revisit Apollo 17 Landing Site

The private company is hoping to send its rovers to the moon for inspecting the Apollo 17 landing site...

2 days ago, 10:03pm CST

NASA's ISS-RapidScat Earth Science Mission Ends Operations

NASA's ISS-RapidScat Earth Science Mission Ends Operations

NASA’s International Space Station Rapid Scatterometer (ISS-RapidScat) Earth science instrument mission has apparently wound up...

3 days ago, 6:25am CST

Cassini Mission Ends With Dives Through Saturn Rings

Cassini Mission Ends With Dives Through Saturn Rings

Cassini is going to dive the outer edge rings of Saturn from Nov. 30 to April 22....

Nov 26 2016, 6:04am CST

Soyuz Spacecraft Arrives at the Launchpad ahead of ISS Mission

Soyuz Spacecraft Arrives at Baikonur Launchpad ahead of ISS Mission

A Soyuz spacecraft on Monday completed its final terrestrial voyage to the launchpad at the Russian-managed Baikonur cosmodrom...

Nov 14 2016, 4:08pm CST

NASA Magnetospheric Multi-scale Mission Sets World Record

NASA Magnetospheric Multi-scale Mission Sets World Record

NASA has said its Magnetospheric Multiscale mission, or MMS -- that is giving scientists new insight into Earths magnetosphere...

Nov 5 2016, 4:36pm CDT

NASA’s Viking Mission Discovered the Signs of Life on Mars in 1976, Study Claims

NASA’s Viking Mission Discovered the Signs of Life on Mars in 1976, Says Study

Researchers reconsidered the results of the Viking LR experiment in light of recent findings on Mars and concluded that the mic...

Oct 22 2016, 8:41am CDT

Orbital ATK Resupply Mission launched Successfully to ISS

Orbital ATK Resupply Mission launched Successfully to ISS

US aerospace firm Orbital ATK launched its sixth resupply mission carrying NASA cargo to the International Space Station (ISS)...

Oct 18 2016, 3:35am CDT

Obama Talks SpaceX Mission to Mars

Obama Talks SpaceX Mission to Mars

Just this morning, President Obama published an op-ed on CNN, calling for America to lead the race to launch humans onto Mars,...

Oct 12 2016, 5:38pm CDT

NASA resupply mission to space station postponed

NASA resupply mission to space station postponed

The US space agency and its partner Orbital ATK have postponed the launch of the company's next commercial resupply mission to...

Oct 12 2016, 7:54am CDT

NASA Mission Tests Thrusters on Journey to Asteroid

NASA Mission Tests Thrusters on Journey to Asteroid

The US space agency has successfully maneuvered its spacecraft on way to asteroid Bennu, fine-tuning its trajectory to reach it...

Oct 10 2016, 2:20am CDT

Lamborghini to Beat Tesla with Electric Supercar ‘Vitola' Bulid on Porsche Mission E Platform

Lamborghini to Beat Tesla with Electric Supercar ‘Vitola' Bulid on Porsche Mission E Platform

Lamborghini is reportedly manufacturing a totally electric super vehicle on a Porsche Mission E platform....

Oct 8 2016, 4:25am CDT

Chevrolet Colorado ZH2 Fuel Cell  is the Mission Ready Truck for US Army

Chevrolet Colorado ZH2 Fuel Cell is the Mission Ready Truck for US Army

Modified midsize pickup has been introduced in the US Army Show 2016 and it goes into extreme military field testing in 2017....

Oct 4 2016, 10:14pm CDT

Rosetta Mission Ends Journey with Crash-landing on Comet

Rosetta Mission Ends Journey with Crash-landing on Comet

European Space Agency on Friday said its historic Rosetta mission has concluded its remarkable 12-year journey with crash-landi...

Sep 30 2016, 1:29pm CDT

UN will Launch its First-Ever Dedicated Dream Chaser Space Mission in 2021

UN will Launch its First-Ever Dedicated Dream Chaser Space Mission in 2021

The United Nations Organization has announced its first-ever dedicated Dream Chaser microgravity mission in coordination with S...

Sep 29 2016, 11:02am CDT

SpaceX Mission to Mars: What You Need to Know

SpaceX Mission to Mars: What You Need to Know

When Elon Musk took the stage at the International Astronautical Conference in Mexico, everyone knew that it was going to be so...

Sep 28 2016, 4:15pm CDT

Countdown for Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle Rocket's Longest Mission Begins

Countdown for Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle Rocket's Longest Mission Begins

The countdown for the launch of an Indian rocket with a weather and seven other satellites began on Saturday at rocket port Sri...

Sep 24 2016, 11:45am CDT

NASA Will Launch Mars InSight Mission in 2018

NASA Will Launch Mars InSight Mission in 2018

NASA’s procrastinated Mars Lander will take to the skies approximately two years from now. It will thus be making a beeline for...

Sep 3 2016, 4:55am CDT

Facebook's Mission to Spread Internet Fails as SpaceX Rocket Explodes

Facebook's Mission to Spread Internet Fails as SpaceX Rocket Explodes

Facebook's mission to spread the internet across sub-Saharan Africa received a major setback after the rocket due to launch t...

Sep 2 2016, 1:27pm CDT

NASA’s Dawn Mission Spot Ice Volcano on Dwarf Planet Ceres

NASA’s Dawn Mission Spots Ice Volcano on Dwarf Planet Ceres

A couple of icy volcanoes have been spotted on the surface of Ceres by NASA’s Dawn Mission....

Sep 2 2016, 7:54am CDT

NASA to Launch first Asteroid Sample Return Mission OSIRIS-REx next Month

NASA to Launch first Asteroid Sample Return Mission OSIRIS-REx next Month

NASA, the US space agency is set to launch its first mission to return a sample of an asteroid to Earth on September 8 from Ca...

Aug 18 2016, 12:25am CDT

NASA's Asteroid Mission Brings Astronauts Closer to Mars

NASA's Asteroid Mission Brings Astronauts Closer to Mars

 In its bid to send a manned flight to Mars, US space agency NASA has approved the Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM) to pro...

Aug 16 2016, 1:44am CDT

NASA Selects Six Firms to Develop Habitats for Mars Mission

NASA Selects Six Firms to Develop Habitats for Mars Mission

 In a bid to help advance the manned flight to Red Planet, the US space agency has selected six US companies to develop g...

Aug 10 2016, 1:23am CDT

Moon Express Gets US Approval for First Private Lunar Mission

Moon Express Gets US Approval for First Private Lunar Mission

The Moon Express is the first private company to get the go-ahead signal from the US for its journey to the lunar surface....

Aug 4 2016, 3:45am CDT

NASA digitizing Viking Mission Data to Unfold Mars' Mystery

NASA digitizing Viking Mission Data to Unfold Mars' Mystery

Forty years ago, NASA's Viking mission made history when it became the first to successfully land a fully operational spacecra...

Jul 25 2016, 6:36pm CDT

Marvel’s Rocket Raccoon and Groot Will be Featured on ISS Mission Patch

Marvel’s Rocket Raccoon and Groot Will be Featured on ISS Mission Patch

Marvel's beloved characters will represent all of the science payloads heading to U.S. National Laboratory on board the sp...

Jul 25 2016, 9:52am CDT

NASA will Send Marvel’s Rocket Raccoon and Groot on Mission Patch to ISS

NASA will Send Marvel’s Rocket Raccoon and Groot on Mission Patch to ISS

It is being said that Marvel’s Rocket Raccoon and Groot both have a one way ticket to the ISS. It will be fun to watch them rea...

Jul 25 2016, 4:53am CDT

NASA Astronauts Train underwater at NEEMO 21 to Mimic Mars Mission

NASA Astronauts Train underwater at NEEMO 21 to Mimic Mars Mission

NASA has sent a team of astronauts to the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean on a 16-day mission to prepare for future deep space m...

Jul 23 2016, 12:42am CDT

This is NASA's Juno Mission First image of Jupiter and Its Moons

This is NASA's Juno Mission First image of Jupiter and Its Moons

 NASA's Juno spacecraft has sent the first-ever image of the gas giant Jupiter and three of its four moons to the Earth a...

Jul 13 2016, 12:07am CDT

NASA's Juno Mission Enters Jupiter's Magnetic Field

NASA's Juno Mission Enters Jupiter's Magnetic Field

NASA's Jupiter-bound Juno spacecraft has entered the planet's magnetosphere, where the movement of particles in space is cont...

Jul 1 2016, 12:25am CDT

China Plans Huge Rocket for Manned Mission to Moon

China Plans Huge Rocket for Manned Mission to Moon

China wants to send a large rocket to the moon soon. It has unveiled its behemoth of a rocket which will take astronauts to the...

Jun 25 2016, 2:50am CDT

NASA Mission Discovers Infant Exoplanet K2-33b around Young Star

NASA Mission Discovers Infant Exoplanet K2-33b around Young Star

Using NASA's Kepler Space Telescope and its extended K2 mission, astronomers have discovered a newborn fully-formed exoplanet -...

Jun 21 2016, 12:00am CDT

China's Chang'E-4 Dark-side of the Moon Mission Detailed

China's Chang'E-4 Dark-side of the Moon Mission Detailed

The China National Space Administration has announced the schedule of the Chang'E-4 dark-side of the moon mission....

Jun 14 2016, 5:37am CDT

Moon Express to Be First Commercial Moon Mission

Moon Express to Be First Commercial Moon Mission

In a first, the US is poised to approve the first commercial space mission beyond the Earth’s orbit, paving the way for a space...

Jun 6 2016, 9:35am CDT

Former Microsoft Technologist Says NASA Asteroid Mission is Full of Errors

Former Microsoft Technologist Says NASA Asteroid Mission is Full of Errors

A rich technologist named Nathan Myhrvold criticized to excess NASA’s asteroid program over its “bungled and botched” statistic...

May 25 2016, 7:56am CDT

NASA Announces New Astronauts for ISS Future Missions

NASA, ISS Partners Announce Future Mission Crew Members

NASA has announced the new bunch of astronauts for the ISS in the future....

May 7 2016, 7:58am CDT

SpaceX JCSAT-14 Mission Will be Webcast Online at 1:21am ET

SpaceX JCSAT-14 Mission Will be Webcast Online at 1:21am ET

SpaceX has released the Youtube webcast for tomorrow's JCSAT-14 mission. The Webcast will begin at 1:21am ET, which is the prop...

May 4 2016, 4:12am CDT

Kepler Spacecraft Resumes its Planet-Hunting Mission After Being Rescued from Emergency Mode

Kepler Spacecraft Resumes its Planet-Hunting Mission After Being Rescued from Emergency Mode

NASA's Kepler spacecraft has recovered and is back on the job. The spacecraft will search for exoplanets as a part of its...

Apr 25 2016, 4:10am CDT

SpaceX CRS-8 Mission Lifts Off at 4:43pm ET

SpaceX CRS-8 Mission Lifts Off at 4:43pm ET

Friday, April 8 brings another SpaceX dragon mission....

Apr 8 2016, 1:44pm CDT

NASA Sending SpaceX Resupply Mission to ISS This Friday

NASA Sending SpaceX Resupply Mission to ISS This Friday

NASA is headed for the SpaceX resupply project which is mainly meant to reach the ISS....

Apr 6 2016, 9:12am CDT

The Video of the Latest Blue Origin Mission is Sci-Fi Movie Material

The Video of the Latest Blue Origin Mission is Sci-Fi Movie Material

Jeff Bezos' space company Blue Origin has released a video of its recent mission....

Apr 5 2016, 3:54am CDT