With carbon reduction deadlines looming, the EU is looking to the stars in a bid to build a more complete picture of the problem.
As talk of missions to the moon, Mars and beyond gain traction once more, many have started to take the possibility of mining on the moon more seriously. But there are a number of reasons...
NASA asked 12 spaceflight companies, including Blue Origin and Boeing, to study the future of commercial spaceflight in space.
Elon Musk's SpaceX has reached another milestone along its journey, launching it's first satellites into space as part of the Starlink internet venture.
The fragment was just 50 to 80m wide, but would create more energy than multiple nuclear bombs on impact.
As space becomes ever more crowded with satellites, all spacefaring countries need to participate in the space safety coordination system, says Bruce McClintock of the RAND Corporation
Astronaut Christina Koch is due to set a record for the longest spaceflight by a woman, remaining in orbit on board the International Space Station until February, said NASA.
With a wingspan the length of an American Football field, the plane, named Roc, took to the skies for the first time.
NASA has chosen the winner in its contest to design habitation for humans on Mars. It will be built on the red planet using a 3D printer and concrete made from pulverised Martian rocks.
The scientists found a way to use a certain kind of bacteria from sulfurous springs to convert Martian soil into nutrient-rich dirt in which grapes or other plants could grow.
Event Horizon Telescope Director and senior research fellow at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA), Sheperd Doeleman explains the significance of the picture of the blac...
A global network of telescopes identified the black hole by its glowing halo - a ring of radiation and matter hurtling around the event horizon.
Scientists have discovered that astronauts on both short and long space flights show increased levels of herpes virus in their urine and saliva samples.
Astronauts Christina Koch and Ann McClain will walk outside the International Space Station as members of Expedition 59 - currently planned for March 29.
As satellite technology comes of age, private firms are racing to commercialize space.