space exploration


NASA's New Horizons mission to Pluto

Jul 13, 2015
Spacecraft probes the farthest reaches of the solar system.
Posted In: space exploration, NASA, space

3 things you probably didn't know about Richard Branson

Sep 9, 2014
He has built Virgin into a huge conglomerate by keeping himself front and center.
Posted In: Virgin, space exploration, Elon Musk, Richard Branson

Alien technology, SXSW, and Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Mar 7, 2014
Marketplace Tech is talking to Neil DeGrasse Tyson
Posted In: space exploration, space, universe, Tech, technology

NASA will go to Mars, but not before 'putting a baggie' on an asteroid

Dec 9, 2013
Before NASA goes to Mars, it will first return to the Moon and capture an asteroid.
Posted In: NASA, space exploration, mars, moon

With Mars orbiter, India boldly goes where it hasn't been before

Nov 4, 2013
India will try to become the fourth nation to reach Mars.
Posted In: space exploration, India, mars

This is ground control to Colonel Chris...

Nov 1, 2013
Colonel Chris Hadfield, the Canadian astronaut and YouTube sensation, talks about his life in space and his new book.
Posted In: astronaut, space exploration

Blastoff! Talking robot Kirobo to head off to space

Jun 27, 2013
This fall, a "humanoid communication robot" called Kirobo will travel to the International Space Station to keep astronauts company.
Posted In: robot, space, space exploration, astronaut

Bill Nye on mining asteroids, space, and spreading science PB&J

Jun 10, 2013
Bill Nye the Science Guy discusses asteroid science, space exploration, and why not everyone needs to become an engineer.
Posted In: space exploration, Science, space, asteroid

Orbiting Kepler telescope may be unable to gather more data

May 16, 2013
Space scientists say Kepler has already found enough potential and confirmed planets to keep them busy for years.
Posted In: Science, space, Kepler, space exploration

Extended interview with NASA engineer Adam Steltzner

May 10, 2013
NASA engineer Adam Steltzner, who navigated the landing of the Mars Curiosity Rover, talks the future of human space exploration.
Posted In: NASA, space exploration