The new fuels use simple chemical "triggers" to unlock the energy of one of the hottest new materials
The materials could make future space missions more accessible, and cheaper to launch
Genetic evidence shows bacteria on the International Space Station are adapting to survive, not to harm
The ever-icy presence is due to an interesting phenomenon known as a "cold trap"
New NASA research confirms that Saturn is losing its iconic rings at the maximum rate estimated from Voyager 1 & 2 observations made decades ago
Called CubeSats, swarms of these small marvels could potentially take on NASA's riskiest missions, at a lower cost than full-size, multi-instrument satellites
The first high-resolution images of the gas giant Jupiter are still a few weeks away
“Independence Day always is something to celebrate, but today we can add to America’s birthday another reason to cheer—Juno is at Jupiter."
Scientists have long sought to use nanowires in batteries.