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NASA's asteroid-blasting spacecraft has stored over 2 pounds of alien dust and rock to bring back to Earth


NASA is rushing to hold onto its first sample of asteroid dust before too much leaks into space: 'Time is of the essence'


Unprecedented new video shows NASA's Osiris-Rex spacecraft landing on an asteroid and sucking up dust



A NASA spacecraft just landed on an asteroid to suck up rocky dust to bring back to Earth. Here's how the mission works.


There's a spacecraft graveyard in the middle of the ocean. Here's what's down there.


The aurora borealis didn't cause the Titanic's crash, contrary to a new theory — but it may have affected rescue efforts



SpaceX says its first NASA astronaut flight went 'surprisingly well' — but the mission came with a few eye-opening snags


China just launched an ambitious Mars mission that could be its first to reach the red planet — and make it just the third nation to explore the Martian surface


The United Arab Emirates is launching the Arab world's first mission to Mars — here's how to watch


The biggest breakthroughs in space in 2019, from the farthest object ever visited to the first photo of a black hole


There's a place at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean where hundreds of giant spacecraft go to die


NASA has big plans for the 2020s, from powerful new space telescopes to a hunt for alien life on a moon of Saturn. Here's the timeline.



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