human space exploration

Astronauts Going to Mars Will Receive Many Lifetimes Worth of Radiation

In a recent study published in Space Physics, an international team of researchers discuss an in-depth study examining the long-term…

1 year ago

NASA’s Space Launch System Gets Tentative Launch Date of August 29th

NASA has announced tentative placeholder launch dates for its beast of a rocket, the Space Launch System (SLS), on its…

1 year ago

I Wonder if it has Room Service? Here’s the Space Hotel that Won a Recent NASA Competition

A team of MIT graduate students was recently honored by NASA's RASC-AL competition for their MARINA space habitat design

6 years ago

When Will We Send Astronauts to Mars?

There's been plenty of talk about crewed missions to Mars happening in the next few decades. So when exactly will…

7 years ago

No Moon Missions, That’s a Relief

[/caption] The rumors were true, Constellation is cancelled. No Ares 1 crew vehicle, no Ares V heavy lifter, no Altair…

14 years ago