Space | Air & Space Magazine feed for SpaceenFri, 26 Aug 2016 16:00:41 +0000‘That’s What Happens When You Send Up a Microbiologist’ Kate Rubins brings her lab experience to orbit.Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:00:41 +0000Is the New Planet Proxima b Really Habitable? depends on water, radiation, and other factors still unknown.Thu, 25 Aug 2016 20:06:20 +0000An Earthlike (Maybe) Planet Around the Nearest Star b is the first exoplanet we can actually contemplate visiting.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 17:51:53 +0000The Truck Driver Who Jumped From the Edge of Space Piantanida, born 84 years ago today, was nothing if not determined.Mon, 15 Aug 2016 12:17:01 +0000How, Where, and When to Watch the Perseid Meteors you’re in the right place, all you really have to do is look up.Thu, 11 Aug 2016 15:15:20 +0000LUCA, the Ancestor of All Life on Earth new genetic analysis points to hydrothermal vents as the planet’s first habitat.Wed, 03 Aug 2016 19:46:21 +0000Private Pilots, NASA Wants Your Help space agency is looking for general aviation pilots to help track harmful algal blooms.Mon, 01 Aug 2016 19:29:02 +0000Testing for Methane on Mars the three leading theories are...Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:54:43 +0000Space Radiation May Cause Heart Disease astronauts have died from cardiovascular problems at a much higher rate than other astronauts. Why?Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:51:17 +0000Little Light in the Search for Dark Matter have to re-think the particles believed to make up most of the universe when another experiment comes up empty.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 14:07:28 +0000Ask the Astronaut: What does launch feel like? Tue, 26 Jul 2016 18:07:41 +0000NASA’s Glorious Ruins photographer finds the beauty in abandoned launch sites.Tue, 26 Jul 2016 17:01:05 +0000Ricochets, Decapitations and Lunar Sculptures some of the largest craters on the Moon were created.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:37:22 +0000Looking for The Right Atmosphere next step in the search for habitable planets.Fri, 22 Jul 2016 15:00:55 +0000Neil Armstrong’s Gloves and Helmet Go Back on Display historic artifacts come out of the cold, but only for a year.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 19:54:46 +0000<em>Star Trek</em> ’s Simon Pegg, Giving Her All She’s Got actor and screenwriter reflects on the legacy of a science fiction franchise that’s been boldly going for half a century.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:38:02 +0000An Asteroid-Scouting Company Turns its Gaze on Earth With its 40 multispectral eyes, the Ceres spacecraft enters a crowded market.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:00:00 +0000Kepler’s Children: Meet The Scientists Searching for Other Earths NASA’s planet-hunting telescope kicked off a revolution.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:00:00 +0000Mars Needs Broadband! new relay satellite will boost the data flow from Mars starting in the early 2020s.Tue, 19 Jul 2016 14:15:18 +0000Climate Change May Affect The Habitability of Other Planets’s not just Earth that has to worry.Thu, 14 Jul 2016 15:31:52 +0000A VR Look Inside the Juno Spacecraft Tue, 12 Jul 2016 20:04:56 +0000Wright Brothers’ Long-Lost Patent Gets a Private Family Viewing the National Archives, a close look at aviation’s birth certificate.Fri, 08 Jul 2016 17:33:59 +0000Fran Bagenal’s Excellent Year last summer, Jupiter this summer. Where to next for this veteran planetary scientist?Fri, 08 Jul 2016 14:03:47 +0000Former Japanese Airline Pilot Fulfills Dream to Fly in Space Takuya Onishi scores a first.Thu, 07 Jul 2016 17:52:01 +0000Juno is Powered by the Sun, and That’s a Big Deal panels for the outer solar system.Tue, 05 Jul 2016 19:12:15 +0000The Cosmic Zoo: Why Animal-Like Life Should Be Common In the Universe biology starts on a planet, there’s a good chance complex organisms would follow.Tue, 05 Jul 2016 17:43:15 +0000