CubeSats Search for Lunar Water

CubeSats Search for Lunar Water

A team of NASA scientists wants to draw a more complete picture of where water exists on the Moon and whether it migrates across the lunar surface, including in the permanently shadowed regions that haven’t seen sunlight in perhaps a billion years or more. Link to...
Will Trump Redirect NASA to the Moon?

Will Trump Redirect NASA to the Moon?

With Donald Trump as president-elect, moon-colony-loving Newt Gingrich hovering close at hand, and Republicans controlling both houses of Congress, NASA may soon be told to get ready to do what it already did back in the 1960s and ’70s — put people on the moon,...
Mexican Students Build Mars Rover

Mexican Students Build Mars Rover

The first prototype of a Mars explorer robot designed in Mexico by a team of 10 university students has gained the recognition of NASA and the International Astronautical Federation. Link to full article...
Stratolaunch Finds New Partner

Stratolaunch Finds New Partner

Stratolaunch Systems will use the giant aircraft the company is currently developing to launch Pegasus rockets from Orbital ATK as part of a “multi-year” partnership, the two companies announced Oct. 6th. Link to full article Stratolaunch to launch Pegasus rockets...