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NASA's Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) spacecraft intentionally crashed into Dimorphos, the moon of an asteroid named Didymos.
Get ready for NASA's demonstration of a planetary defense technique that could deflect a future asteroid on course to hit Earth.
Rock stars love space, and who can blame them! Take a look at awesome images, exciting science, and the connection between music and exploration.
JWST’s stunning first science images
The enigmatic water-rich world in the inner Solar System could be set for a bold new NASA astrobiology mission.
Planets are beautiful and fascinating enough on their own, but there’s no denying that moons and rings add a little something special.
With so many asteroids out there, it’s up to us to defend our planet from impacts. Find out how you can make a difference.
Brief updates on what the latest Shoemaker NEO grant winners have been working on.
Here is what we know about the capabilities and technologies China is considering developing in the near future for near-Earth object monitoring, cataloging, early warning and response.
The chances of large impacts from asteroids and near-Earth objects capable of causing widespread damage on Earth are small — but they aren’t zero.
Gear up for a mission to a metallic world and catch up on the latest in space news.
Celebrate 61 years of humans in space, and take a look at the latest news from our exploration of the cosmos.
Discover how we use light to look for signs of life beyond Earth, and meet the newest batch of Planetary Society-funded asteroid hunters.
A look at record-breaking missions, worlds and feats of exploration.
Space is even more spectacular when you can see beyond what the eye can behold.
Comet Leonard heads out to roam free in interstellar space, alongside rogue planets, their moons, and maybe even life.
The values that have driven space exploration since its beginnings are still going strong today.
Take a look at some of Earth’s epic impact craters, and learn what we’re doing to ensure they’re our last.
Looking at where you came from, and seeking your opinions.
The realities of space go beyond what we can see, and perhaps even beyond what we can imagine.