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Because Europa is so compelling, and because water is thought to be conducive to life, space scientists have long pushed NASA to send a robotic spacecraft there.
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The popular presenter is fronting three programmes made with NASA - including a spectacular live broadcast linking up with the International Space Station As the host of The X Factor and the National Television Awards, Dermot O'Leary is used to fronting some huge shows , but his next project is literally out of this world.
Yutu rover drives around Chang'e-3 lander - from Above And Below. Composite view shows China's Yutu rover and tracks driving in clockwise direction around Chang'e-3 lander from Above And Below .
This undated photo provided by NASA, astronauts Mark Kelly, right, STS-124 commander, and Scott Kelly are pictured in the check-out facility at Ellington Field near NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston.
After searching hundreds of millions of objects across our sky, NASA's Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer has turned up no evidence of the hypothesized celestial body in our solar system commonly dubbed "Planet X." Researchers previously had theorized about the existence of this large, but unseen celestial body, suspected to lie somewhere beyond ... (more)
Astronomers say that magnetic storms in the gas orbiting young stars may explain a mystery that has persisted since before 2006.
Astronauts Mark and Scott Kelly are the first set of twins to ever fly into space, creating an opportunity for NASA to launch its first twin study to examine the health impacts of human space exploration.
NASA is plotting a daring robotic mission to Jupiter's watery moon Europa, a place where astronomers speculate there might be some form of life.
New analyses of NASA airborne radar data collected in 2012 reveal the radar detected indications of a huge sinkhole before it collapsed and forced evacuations near Bayou Corne, La.
The fact that the Obama administration, likely as a sop to Congress, has included $15 million in the FY 2015 NASA budget to study a mission to Europa has caused some debate in the media.
Opening statements were set to begin Friday in the court-martial of an Army general accused of sexually assaulting a captain under his command with whom he had a three-year affair.
Among the interplay of Saturn's shadow and rings, Mimas, which appears in the lower-right corner of the image, orbits Saturn as a set of the ever-intriguing spokes appear in the B ring .
Russian spacecraft are the only rides available to NASA astronauts flying to and from the International Space Station, likely for several years to come.
After years of futility in his first six NHL seasons with the New York Islanders and Florida Panthers, the star goaltender found a home - and the playoffs - in Vancouver.
NASA has successfully concluded a remotely controlled test of new technologies that would empower future space robots to transfer hazardous oxidizer - a type of propellant - into the tanks of satellites in space today.
For the first time, astronomers have used the same imaging technology found in a digital camera to take a picture of a planet far from our solar system with an Earth-based telescope.