Elon Musk’s SpaceX just announced it will send two tourists to the Moon

SpaceX just made a stunning announcement.

NASA establishes first Space Technology Research Institutes to make Mars a self-sufficient colony

“Producing > packing” — NASA.

NASA cancels maneuver to get Juno closer to Jupiter due to faulty fuel valves — but that’s not bad news

Named after a capricious goddess, Juno lives up to her name.

Myth busted: Americans spent millions to make a pen that would flow in space — the Russians used a pencil

It’s a great story that reminds us complicated solutions can have very simple solutions. But the Russian pencil story is just a myth, though.

NASA finds 7 Earth-sized planets in a star nearby. Three are in the habitable zone

What a great day for science!

How to find constellations: a starter’s guide

You’ll never know what’s written in the stars for you if you can’t read them.

NASA satellite spots mile-long iceberg breaking off from Antarctic glacier

NASA’s satellites witnessed the dramatic breaking of the iceberg.

The first ever supernova-in-progress seen shows we don’t quite yet understand them

A really lucky find.

Winston Churchill’s lost essay about life on other planets and space travel

A man ahead of his time.

You can search for your own exoplanets — Researchers make huge dataset available

The search for extraterrestrial life is about to get some new recruits — us.