I didn't know whether to laugh or cry when watching NASA's new recruitment video for wannabee astronauts. 'We need you!' the stentorian voiceover says. "Human Exploration of Space is what we do at NASA!" it continues, amid shots of past glories and mockups of future wonders, including besuited explorers striding...
Just as remotely-operated vehicles help humans explore the depths of the ocean from above, NASA has begun studying how a similar approach may one day help astronauts explore other worlds. On June 17 and July 26, NASA tested the Surf... Read Post
The US plan to send humans back to the Moon is experiencing growing pains.Publicly, NASA has said it plans to launch Orion, an Apollo-like capsule that will replace the space shuttle and will also ferry astronauts to the Moon, by... Read Post
The discovery of large quantities of water on the moon will have very significant implications for human space exploration, according to a UK space expert. The findings by NASA were reportedly made after researchers examined data fr... Read Post