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Trump: We’re Heading Back to the Moon – Geek.com

Nearly 50 years later, President Donald Trump wants to send U.S. astronauts back to Earth's satellite. "The directive I'm signing today will refocus America's...

NASA Just Unveiled Its Plan to Retrieve The First-Ever Samples From...

NASA has unveiled its plan for its next Mars rover, " Mars 2020", which will collect samples from the surface of the red planet....

NASA fires Voyager 1’s engines for the first time in 37...

It's alive! By firing a set of thrusters that have been gathering dust for more than 3 decades, NASA has extended the lifetime of...

The Juno Space Probe Isn’t Where It Should Be, And This...

In the early 1960s, scientists developed the gravity-assist method, where a spacecraft would conduct a flyby of a major body in order to increase...

NASA Has Literally Reinvented The Wheel to Improve Future Mars Missions

Mars chews up our wheels and spits them out. Take NASA's one-ton, car-size, nuclear-powered Mars Curiosity robot: After just a year of cautious 0.09-mile-per-hour...

India Is Preparing to Land on The Moon For The First...

The last time any country put boots or, rather, little metal feet, on the Moon was in 2013, when China landed its Yutu rover...

A Former NASA Flight Director Explains How to Stay Calm in...

Looking back now on an incident that took place in 2001 while he directed a flight from NASA's mission control room, Paul Hill often...

SpaceX Is Launching The Top-Secret ‘Zuma’ Mission Tonight – Here’s What...

SpaceX is gearing up to launch a third top-secret spacecraft for the US government, a mission the company calls "Zuma" but has said little...

NASA’s Juno spacecraft completes 8th flyby of Jupiter

NASA's solar-powered Juno spacecraft has successfully completed its 8th science flyby over Jupiter's mysterious cloud tops, the US space agency said today.The confirmation of...

Why doesn’t Overland Park livestream council meetings when other JoCo cities...

Susan Kice and her husband regularly followed City Council meetings on cable television when they lived for many years in Wichita and Manhattan, Kan....