Boeing’s astronaut capsule arrives at International Space Station in test do over – National

With only a test dummy aboard, Boeing’s astronaut capsule pulled up and parked at the International Space Station for the first time Friday, a huge achievement for the company after years of false starts. The only other time Boeing’s Starliner flew in space, it never got anywhere near the station, ending up in the wrong … Read more

NASA observatory sees mid-level solar flares erupting from the Sun

A mid-level flare was erupted by the Sun on Thursday morning, NASA said. The event was captured by the agency’s Solar Dynamics Observatory which constantly watches the Sun. The solar flare was classified as an M5.6-class flare, which is a mid-level solar flare, according to a tweet from NASA. This flare had … Read more

NASA’s Voyager 1 Is Sending Back Mysterious Data From Beyond Our Solar System

NASA’s Voyager 1 is continuing its journey beyond our Solar System, 45 years after it was launched. But now the veteran spacecraft is sending back strange data, puzzling its engineers. NASA said on Wednesday that while the probe is still operating properly, readouts from its attitude articulation and control system – AACS for short – … Read more

NASA explains the mysterious ‘portal’ it’s Mars rover photographed

The Mars Curiosity rover snapped an image of a rock formation on the surface of the Red Planet, and the image has picked up quite a lot of traction online. VIEW GALLERY – 3 IMAGES The image was posted to the NASA subredditwhere it gained many upvotes, with many people speculating what the “door” was … Read more

NASA: A gigantic 3,400-feet wide ‘Potentially Hazardous’ asteroid is headed towards Earth

A mammoth 3,400-feet wide asteroid will be approaching Earth towards the end of the month, says NASA. Worryingly, it has been labeled as potentially hazardous. Will it hit? Find out. NASA: The month of May has been relatively quiet so far in terms of asteroids coming close to our planet. While there have been a … Read more

NASA: A gigantic 3,400-feet wide ‘Potentially Hazardous’ asteroid is headed towards Earth

A mammoth 3,400-feet wide asteroid will be approaching Earth towards the end of the month, says NASA. Worryingly, it has been labeled as potentially hazardous. Will it hit? Find out. NASA: The month of May has been relatively quiet so far in terms of asteroids coming close to our planet. While there have been a … Read more

When And Where To See The New ‘Starliner’ Spacecraft Launch In Prime-Time Thursday As SpaceX Gets Some Orbital Competition

A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket with Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft aboard is seen as … [+] it is rolled out of the Vertical Integration Facility to the launch pad at Space Launch Complex 41 ahead of the Orbital Flight Test-2 (OFT-2) mission, Monday, Aug. 2, 2021 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in … Read more

Mystery issue experienced on NASA’s Voyager 1 probe from 1977

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — The Voyager 1 probe is still exploring interstellar space 45 years after launch, but it has encountered an issue that mystifies the spacecraft’s team on Earth. Voyager 1 continues to operate well, despite … Read more