The study provides novel information on what space travel can do to the human body.
A new study claims that Apollo astronauts are at high risk of getting heart diseases because of exposure to deep-space radiation during their missions.
Solar storms that happened billions of years ago may have warmed the Earth allowing it to nurture life, a new research study revealed.
NASA and several other partners, earlier this year, made a successful test to a new technology that will definitely make it easier to measure Earth's position in space and time, improving navigation of space missions as well as geophysical studies of Earth.
At least 680 reservations had already been booked by Virgin Galactic for a two-and-a-half-hour-long trip with about four minutes spent in what is technically space, which is more than a hundred kilometers above Earth's surface.
Astronomers used data from NASA's Great Observatories, which enabled them to carry out a detailed study of a large young galaxy cluster and they even weighed the mass of the galaxy.
Researchers have spotted a young elliptical galaxy with NASA/ESA's Hubble Space Telescope. The elliptical galaxy was identified as NGC 3610, which 80 million light years away.
On Thursday, U.S. astronaut Scott Kelly clocked his 216th day in orbit, breaking the previous record for a single space flight of 215 days, set by Michael López-Alegría in 2007. He and his brother Mark will be part of unique study about space's effect on the human body.