Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 21:10
Why is China so fixated on the moon? Well this obsession with the Moon is seemingly because of the moon being a `beautiful` source of minerals and energy, as said by a top Chinese scientist.
Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 09:00
Mining in space is moving from science fiction to commercial reality but metals magnates on this planet need not fear a mountain of extraterrestrial supply - the aim is to fuel human voyages deeper into the galaxy.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 10:19
Scientists have published comprehensive findings on space-based radiation as measured by a University of New Hampshire led detector aboard NASA`s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO).
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 11:23
The first test mission of a new deep space capsule that could one day take humans to Mars is on track for September 2014, the US space agency said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Friday, September 13, 2013, 21:34
Voyager 1 has become the first spacecraft to leave our neighbourhood and venture into the loneliness of interstellar space, according to data published on Thursday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 27, 2013, 19:20
The images of the asteroid were taken on August 8th, 2013 using 230-foot (70-meter) Deep Space Network antenna at Goldstone, CA.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 13, 2013, 14:00
The asteroid that is due to whizz past the Earth this week could be worth up to 195 billion dollars in metals and propellant, if it were in a different orbit.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 23, 2013, 15:23
US space company Deep Space Industries has announced that it will send a fleet of asteroid-prospecting spacecraft out into the solar system to hunt for resources to accelerate space development to benefit Earth.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 04, 2012, 15:53
NASA’s Voyager 1 spacecraft has entered a new region at the far reaches of our solar system that scientists refer to as a magnetic highway.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 09, 2012, 20:02
Deep space probe Voyager 1 is revealing new signs that it may have exited our solar system, which would make it the first man-made object to reach deep space.
Last Updated: Friday, June 29, 2012, 19:22
Asteroid hunters have announced plans to launch the first privately funded deep space mission in history to look for asteroids that could threaten Earth.
Last Updated: Friday, February 26, 2010, 16:32
Reports indicate that NASA has begun a new antenna-building campaign near Canberra, Australia, to improve Deep Space Network communications.
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