The samples from Bennu will reach Earth on Monday, exactly 159 years before the asteroid will come dangerously close to hitting Earth.
NASA recently appointed a director for UFO research but is not divulging the identity to protect them from the kind of threats and harassment faced by the panel members during the study.
Fri, Sep 15
Dimethyl sulfate has been possibly detected on K2-18b, 120 light years from us. On Earth, this molecule is only produced by life.
Wed, Sep 13
By the time he returns to Earth later this month, Rubio will have been in space for over a year.
When news that solar activity reached aurora enthusiasts, they waited with bated breath for the alert that an aurora would be taking place.
The best news is the display will be at a reasonable hour.
Fri, Sep 8
India last month became the first country to land a spacecraft near the moon’s south pole, where scientists believe frozen water can be found.
Mon, Sep 4
The Aditya-L1 spacecraft is equipped to study the sun’s corona, chromosphere, photosphere and solar wind, Indian Space Research Organization says.
Sat, Sep 2
The crater is 10m across and is located on the steep inner rim of an ancient and considerably larger crater.
Tonight the world will see a very rare super blue moon, the first in over a decade.
Thu, Aug 31
Astrophotographers from Spain to Istanbul captured the rare event.
The company discouraged refugees and asylum grantees from applying for jobs, according to the complaint.
Sat, Aug 26
After a failed attempt to land on the moon in 2019, India joined the US, the Soviet Union and China as only the fourth country to achieve this milestone.
Fri, Aug 25
It's a historic voyage to uncharted territory that scientists believe could hold vital reserves of frozen water.
Thu, Aug 24
The Chandrayaan-3 mission marks the second Indian attempt to complete a soft landing on the moon’s surface.
Wed, Aug 23
Luna-25's launch - and consequential plunge into the moon - was Russia’s first space mission since 1976, when it was part of the Soviet Union.
Tue, Aug 22
The arrowhead was unearthed at Bronze Age pile dwelling station near Mörigen in Switzerland.
Wed, Aug 9
Astrophysicist Avi Loeb says scientists think the rock came from outside the solar system.
Mon, Jul 3
Headquartered in Christchurch, and founded by the Powell brothers, Dawn Aerospace is already a keen player in the space industry.
Fri, Jun 23
Otago Museum's planetarium is combining psychedelic art and space with music from The Dark Side of the Moon.
Thu, Jun 22
"It's been a dream of mine and many people around the world to get to space one day," Mark Rocket said.
Fri, Jun 16
A seat aboard one of Richard Branson's spaceflights will cost around $721,563.
The 126-year-old stargazing tradition takes place every Friday night during winter.
Wed, May 31
"Stealing copper from one of Auckland's icons is deplorable," police said.
Tue, May 23
Natalie Crowther has been chasing the Aurora for over ten years now, but says last night was very special.
Tue, Apr 25