NASA administrators address an audience

NASA Outsourcing Next Moon Landing To Private Company

​The contracts could be worth up to $2.6 billion over a span of 10 years.


1:21MarCO CubeSats over Mars
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Tiny CubeSats Sent Word Of InSight's Landing All The Way From Mars

0:54The Soyuz MS-10 spacecraft
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Russian Soyuz Rocket Will Launch Again In December

0:52NASA's ADEPT system sits on a table
NASA Ames Research Center / Dominic Hart

NASA's New 'Umbrella' Could Help It Deliver Bigger Payloads

2:21Rover on Mars
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The Modern Space Race To Prepare For War Beyond Earth

1:26The Curiosity mission approaches Mars

For Future Astronauts, It's A Good Thing Mars Gets This Close

0:43Soyuz landing

3 Astronauts Back On Earth After 5 Months In Space

0:32SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket
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SpaceX Scrubbed Its Launch At The Last Minute

1:40A coronal mass ejection

Why Experts Say We Should All Pay More Attention To Space Weather

0:43SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch
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SpaceX May Not Be To Blame For Lost Spy Satellite After All

1:12Former NASA Astronaut Buzz Aldrin walks on the surface of the moon

A Tabloid's Claim That Buzz Aldrin Saw Aliens In Space Is Way Off

1:37A Tesla Roadster in Earth orbit

Those Pictures Of The Tesla In Space Might Have Been Illegal

1:24International Space Station

What Will Happen When The International Space Station Crashes

1:22A rendering of Tiangong-1 re-entering the atmosphere
The Aerospace Corporation

Why It's Hard To Know Where Or When China's Space Station Will Crash

1:33A crate of lunar samples

When's The Best Time For NASA To Open Its Last Lunar Samples?

0:58The International Space Station

Trump's Commercial Space Station Proposal Isn't A New One

1:34SpaceX's Dragon capsule entering Mars' atmosphere

After Falcon Heavy, What's Next For SpaceX?

1:08SpaceX's Falcon Heavy lifting off amid a dust cloud
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SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Launch Was Impressive Despite Years Of Delays

:37The International Space Station

Cosmonauts Put Antenna On Wrong During Record-Setting Space Walk

1:06Former Russian cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov completes maintainance on the International Space Station

Russian Cosmonauts Will Take Tourists On Spacewalks For A Modest $100M

1:18The Humanity Star satellite sitting on the ground
Rocket Lab

The Humanity Star Is The Inspirational Satellite Nobody Asked For

:35Animation of the SpaceX Falcon Heavy Launch

Guess How Many Engines SpaceX's Giant Falcon Heavy Rocket Has?

0:56Google Lunar X Prize promotional material
Google Lunar X Prize

Google's Race To The Moon Competition Ended Without A Winner

1:51A scale model of the James Webb Space Telescope

What's Taking NASA's James Webb Telescope So Long To Launch?

1:13Falcon Heavy rocket on launch pad

What To Know About SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Rocket Before It Launches

:41SpaceX promo image of Zuma launch

SpaceX Might Have Lost A Super-Secret US Government Satellite

0:21John Young

John Young, NASA Astronaut Who Walked on Moon, Has Died

0:38A Soyuz spacecraft's launch to the ISS Sunday

Reinforcements Heading To The International Space Station

2:01Astronaut on the surface of the moon

Manned Moon Missions Ended After Apollo 17 — That Was 45 Years Ago

0:57Planet Mars in full

Scientists Throw Cold Water On Mars Water Finding

1:15Astronaut on the International Space Station

Spending Too Much Time In Space Could Literally Mess With Your Brain