Two-year-long mission will see spacecraft rendezvous with Asteroid Bennu in 2018 in search of samples.
Space agency opens competition to design robots to assist astronauts with expeditions to Mars.
World’s first quantum satellite will transmit “uncrackable” keys between space and the earth.
MeerKAT has been hailed as a breakthrough and once completed will be the world's most powerful radio telescope.
In Carnarvon life continues as normal and feels no real benefit from the SKA project, say locals.
Falcon 9 blasted off just before 5am this morning on its journey to take supplies to the ISS.
As astronomers discuss MeerKAT, the telescope produces its first image writes Sarah Wild.
The first spacecraft to arrive at Jupiter has sent back images from its pioneering journey.
With three stars in its system, this massive planet would experience triple sunrises and triple sunsets during one season and all daylight in another.
A three-member multinational crew blasted off aboard a Russian Soyuz rocket for a two-day trip to the International Space Station.
Now that the Juno spacecraft is settled in orbit around Jupiter after a five-year journey, the real work’s about to begin.
Nasa's Juno spacecraft capped a five-year journey to Jupiter with a do-or-die engine burn to sling itself into orbit. [VIDEO]
The Five-hundred-metre Aperture Spherical Telescope will be used to explore space and help in the hunt for extraterrestrial life.
The Juno spacecraft is spinning toward Jupiter for the closest encounter with the biggest planet in our solar system.
The European Space Agency says the first step would be to build a base on the Moon before heading to Mars