After an unprecedented two-day delay due to an engine glitch, the trio of Expedition 39 made a safe landing at the International Space Station, NASA announced.
The European Space Agency's comet-chasing Rosetta spacecraft caught the first glimpse of its destination comet after waking up from years of hibernation, announced NASA.
The ExoMars robot will be assembled today in the UK. The UK Airbus Defence and Space will then test the robot on an indoor terrain that resembles Mars.
A latest finding represents the newest member of the solar system that is the farthest known dwarf planet orbiting beyond the edge of the system.
In a surprise discovery two rings have been found around the remote asteroid Chariklo, which lies more than a billion kilometres from Earth.
Whether you're an aspiring fashion designer someone who just figured out how to operate a computer, you can now vote for the design of new deep-space astronaut suits.
The arrival of the Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying the Expedition 39 crew members at the International Space Station is delayed by two days due to some technical glitch.
A newly designed vacuum chamber by a researcher team from Spain is capable of mimicking most of the conditions present on the Martian world. It is designed for use in future mission to Mars.
A giant spacecraft, similar to that of a sunflower, is designed to block the bright glare of the stars and help future space telescopes capture pictures of Earth-like rocky planets around nearby stars, space agency NASA announced.
There is excitement in astronomy and planetary science departments worldwide as the new Gemini Planet Imager, housed in the Gemini South Telescope in the Chilean Andes, turns its razor-sharp gaze to the skies.
Touring the Milky Way now is as easy as clicking a button with NASA's new zoomable, 360-degree mosaic presented Thursday at the TEDActive 2014 Conference in Vancouver, Canada.