The world’s first Space Sustainability Rating has been developed to reduce space debris and ensure that rapidly increasing space missions launched worldwide are managed safely and sustain...
The rockets necessary to blast people and equipment into space haven’t been much of a climate concern to date, but that may change as launches increase.
On board Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin suborbital space flight was 82-year-old Wally Funk, a former aviator who's set a new record for being the oldest astronaut.
The initiative will see updates to existing European space projects such the Galileo navigation system and Copernicus Earth observation platform.
Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, John M. Horack explains the science of suborbital flights like Virgin Galactic’s VSS Unit winged craft.
AI is expected to be a vital tool for astronomers as they conduct more in-depth studies of the universe over the following decade.
With the Hubble Space Telescope currently offline due to a computer glitch, here's a quick guide to this out-of-this-world piece of kit – which changed how we see the universe.
There are over 2,000 potentially dangerous Near Earth Asteroids (NEAs) in Space, according to NASA. 158 have a diameter of more than one kilometer long.
NASA has been key in developing innovative tech, including recycled water systems that could provide drinking water in some of the driest places on Earth.
Increases in emissions of greenhouse gases like CO2 trap heat in the atmosphere, capturing outgoing radiation that would otherwise escape into space.
A recent SpaceX cargo mission has brought 7,300lbs of equipment and experiments to the International Space Station. Here's what you need to know.
A look back at an incredible six decades of humans in space.
Scientists are engaged in a complex mission to clean up space junk that’s a hazard to satellites and space missions carrying humans.
Space junk is rapidly proliferating, which imperils space exploration. Here's how we can clean up existing debris and prevent future generation of it.