Humanity is pushing further outside of our atmosphere. We take a look at the space tech coming out of places like NASA, SpaceX, and Blue Origin that is powering the space exploration of tomorrow.


Virgin Orbit says it wants to send tiny spacecraft to Mars in 2022

The company’s LauncherOne system is designed to send satellites to low-Earth orbit. Does it really have the power to send a payload to the Red Planet?

Photo illustration of Mars and Virgin's LauncherOne

Rocket ride-shares could make going to space like catching a bus

Rocket launches that leave on a regular schedule will make it much cheaper and easier to get small satellites into orbit.

SpaceX Falcon 9 launch.

Could a habitable planet orbit a supermassive black hole?

A black hole offers plenty of energy sources that might give life a foothold. But a NASA scientist has determined that despite what you saw in the movies, habitable conditions nearby are pretty unlikely.

Promotional image from Interstallar movie

Want to hear what Mars sounds like? You can now listen for yourself.

NASA has shared audio snippets of Martian quakes detected by the InSight lander earlier this year. 

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