Closing in on the really far out. If everything goes right, a spacecraft built and controlled in Maryland will come out of hibernation Saturday night.
NASA’s Maven spacecraft entered orbit around Mars for an unprecedented study of the red planet’s atmosphere following a 442 million-mile journey that began nearly a year ago.
NASA is a step closer to launching astronauts from U.S. soil again. Space-X will ferry crew members to the International Space Station starting in 2017.
It’s one long road trip, but man’s first voyage to Pluto is almost over.
Cracking a Martian mystery. That’s what NASA hopes to achieve with a new spacecraft.
A spacecraft that gave scientists their first peek into a comet’s icy interior will explore no more, NASA said Friday.
Spacecraft built by Maryland scientists is the one and only vehicle orbiting the planet Mercury.
A first for the American space program, and Johns Hopkins University plays a critical role. Together with NASA, its applied physics lab attempted to put the first spacecraft into Mercury’s orbit.