This artist's concept shows NASA's Dawn spacecraft arriving at the dwarf planet Ceres, the most massive body in the asteroid belt. Dawn is the first mission to visit a dwarf planet. This gallery shows images taken as Dawn has approached Ceres.
РОБОТЫ - Comrades of Steel /by Z Mallett Retro robot, Soviet
Remnants of Tropical Storm Chantal
In this image taken by the GOES-West satellite at 8 a. EDT on July Chantal's satellite presentation has deteriorated markedly and is barely classifiable by the Dvorak Technique.
Scientists find dwarf galaxy to be the source of mysterious Fast Radio Bursts
Rocket explosion is a blow to billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX
Entrepreneur Elon Musk¿s SpaceX said Friday it plans to resume launches by mid-December ¿ about six months after the fiery loss of its unmanned rocket that was carrying cargo to the International Space Station.
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The Soyuz spacecraft is seen after is was rolled out by train to the launch pad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Wednesday, March
NASA’s Next Horizon in Space
Since New Horizons beamed back photos of Pluto, the question has loomed: What’s next? More than Times readers shared their ideas.
Watch NASA test the 'largest, most powerful rocket booster ever built'
The world's largest solid rocket motor roared to life in Utah, but rather than lifting off the ground, the booster, laying on its side, was restrained in place as data was collected to qualify it for NASA's Space Launch System.
"No star is ever lost we once have seen, We always may be what we might have been." - Adelaide Anne Procter. NGC 6543: Also known as the Cat's Eye, this planetary nebula is located about 3,000 light years from Earth. (Credits: X-ray: NASA/CXC/RIT/J.Kastner et al.; Optical: NASA/STScI)
The Cassini spacecraft was originally supposed to explore Saturn and its moons for a duration of four years, but due to its success, NASA extended its mission three times. Today marks the spacecraft’s tenth anniversary orbiting Saturn.