Americans Want Space Program To Focus On Asteroids And Robot UseSo much for walking on the moon again... a new poll says Americans would prefer that the space program focus on potential asteroid impacts, scientific research and using robots.
Ferocious Dust Storm Dooms Mars Rover 'Opportunity' After 15 Years On Red PlanetFlight controllers tried numerous times to make contact, and sent one final series of recovery commands Tuesday night. There was no response from space.
Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin Spacecraft Blasts Off From Texas LaunchpadJeff Bezos' Blue Origin rocket company used a Texas launchpad to shoot a capsule higher into space Wednesday than it's ever done before.
NASA Study In Hawaii Paving Way For Human Travel To MarsA group of NASA-funded researchers are poised to enter an isolated geodesic dome on a remote Hawaii volcano to study human behavior in long-term space exploration, including a planned voyage to Mars.