15th Jun, 2017 by Tony Darnell
What is NASA doing to help us understand the TRAPPIST-1 system?
16th Mar, 2017 by Tony Darnell
What's the latest with the NASA TESS mission to study Earth-sized exoplanets? Watch this months Future in Space Hangout to find out!
16th Feb, 2017 by Tony Darnell
The Hubble Space Telescope, one of the greatest scientific instruments of all time, is well into its second quarter-century of successful operation with years of exciting results ahead.
15th Dec, 2016 by Tony Darnell
Although there are several space telescopes currently in operation, most people may think that the iconic Hubble Space Telescope is the way that they should all appear. Not so! Multiple alternative future designs for space observatories have been pro
17th Nov, 2016 by Tony Darnell
Ever wondered what the future of the search for life in the universe holds? The PLANETS Foundation has some plans for that.
20th Oct, 2016 by Tony Darnell
While the world’s space agencies extend humanity’s reach into space with science satellites of all kinds, generations of scientists have carried out cutting-edge research from high in the Earth’s atmosphere using balloons with remarkable capabilities
15th Sep, 2016 by Tony Darnell
SOFIA is NASA's most sophisticated observatories. It is mounted on a modified jet aircraft and doing science only possible from space.