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NASA's future missions will explore an icy moon of Jupiter, collect samples on Mars, and more. Here's what's coming in the next 10 years.


For the first time in history, a spacecraft is being powered purely by sunlight


The first 'solar sailing' spacecraft is about to unfurl in orbit. It will be powered purely by light.



NASA built 5 Apollo lunar landers that never launched into space. Here's what happened to the historic moon ships.


Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos are in an epic, years-long feud over space travel. Here's a timeline of the billionaires' most notable battles.


Watch Jeff Bezos describe his dream to colonize space, unveil the 'Blue Moon' lunar lander, and rib Elon Musk in this video



Jeff Bezos has unveiled an enormous 'Blue Moon' lunar lander to ferry payloads — and maybe people — to the moon's surface. Here's what it looks like and how it'd work.


Jeff Bezos just unveiled a giant lunar lander that he says is 'going to the moon'


Israel's first mission to the moon fails at the last minute, crashes into the lunar surface


How NASA paints its vehicles for space


Mysterious space objects like 'Oumuamua will visit our solar system again. Scientists may intercept the next one with a robotic probe.


The world's first private lunar lander just took a selfie with Earth on its way to the moon



Bird poop and dust could seriously complicate Elon Musk and SpaceX's latest plan to reach Mars


China releases detailed 360-degree photo from the first mission to land on the far side of the moon


China's rover and lander on the moon's far side are taking a 'nap' to survive brutal surface temperatures


'This is more than just a landing': China's mission on the far side of the moon should be a wake-up call



A scientist at NASA has figured out exactly where China landed its historic lunar mission on the moon's far side


NASA just pulled off humanity's farthest-ever visit to a space object — the New Horizons probe successfully flew by Ultima Thule


NASA is about to reveal the most distant object ever visited by humanity. Here's how to see New Horizons' close-up pictures for the first time.


NASA says Voyager 2 is the second human object ever to touch interstellar space — the void between stars