Space | Air & Space Magazinehttp://www.airspacemag.com/rss/space/RSS feed for SpaceenTue, 25 Aug 2015 18:21:55 +0000Watch This Dramatic Time-Lapse of Typhoon Goni Bearing Down on Japanhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/watch-dramatic-time-lapse-typhoon-goni-bearing-down-japan-180956395/A Japanese satellite catches a powerful storm in action.Tue, 25 Aug 2015 18:21:55 +0000The Search for Luna 9http://www.airspacemag.com/space/search-luna-9-180956252/Fifty years later, researchers try to locate the first spacecraft to land on another world.Thu, 20 Aug 2015 16:00:00 +000015 Years of Living in Spacehttp://www.airspacemag.com/space/12_sep2015-iss-infographic-180956234/The highs and lows of life in an orbiting tin canThu, 20 Aug 2015 04:00:00 +0000The Future of Construction in Spacehttp://www.airspacemag.com/space/future-construction-space-180956237/Is the International Space Station the last aluminum spacecraft?Thu, 20 Aug 2015 04:00:00 +0000The Extraterrestrial Commodities Markethttp://www.airspacemag.com/as-interview/extraterrestrial-commodities-market-180956240/A visionary scientist says that asteroids and comets can be the foundation of a lucrative space-based economy.Thu, 20 Aug 2015 04:00:00 +0000A Rare Look at the Russian Side of the Space Stationhttp://www.airspacemag.com/space/rare-look-russian-side-space-station-180956244/How the other half lives.Thu, 20 Aug 2015 04:00:00 +0000Space Station ERhttp://www.airspacemag.com/space/space-station-er-180956246/What happens if an astronaut in space needs surgery?Thu, 20 Aug 2015 04:00:00 +0000Belka and Strelka: Space Celebritieshttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/belka-and-strelka-soviet-space-celebrities-180956299/55 years ago today, two “cosmonauts” went into orbit and safely returned.Wed, 19 Aug 2015 15:42:15 +0000First Picture of a 'Young Jupiter' Exoplanethttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/first-picture-young-jupiter-exoplanet-180956266/51 Eridani b is the youngest, smallest, and coolest exoplanet imaged yet.Thu, 13 Aug 2015 18:00:00 +0000The Next Jamestownhttp://www.airspacemag.com/as-interview/next-jamestown-180956258/A new book says that a life on Mars will no longer be science fiction.Wed, 12 Aug 2015 04:00:00 +0000The Most Earthlike Planet Yet Makes a Good Target for SETIhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/most-earthlike-planet-yet-makes-good-target-seti-180956233/The newly discovered world gives us a preview of what Earth may look like 1.5 billion years in the future. Tue, 11 Aug 2015 20:11:59 +0000Drones on the Moonhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/drones-moon-180956187/Is it possible to explore the Moon with low-altitude flying spacecraft?Thu, 06 Aug 2015 19:46:20 +0000As the Earth Turnshttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/earth-turns-180956130/Live views of our planet, from satellites near and far.Wed, 05 Aug 2015 20:03:47 +0000SpaceShipTwo Crash Was Due to Pilot Error, and a Lapse in Safety Culturehttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/spaceshiptwo-crash-was-due-pilot-error-and-lapse-safety-culture-180956096/The company running the suborbital vehicle’s test program failed to pay enough attention to the possibility of human error.Tue, 28 Jul 2015 20:41:51 +0000Nanotechnology + Small Satellites = Big Returnshttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/nanotechnology-small-satellites-big-returns-180956082/A NASA study group hopes to build powerful science instruments for the next generation of CubeSats.Mon, 27 Jul 2015 22:05:02 +0000How to Start a Hurricanehttp://www.airspacemag.com/space/how-start-hurricane-180955982/What makes one small eddy fizzle out, and another turn into the planet’s most destructive storm?Wed, 22 Jul 2015 19:00:00 +0000Confessions of a Station Astronauthttp://www.airspacemag.com/space/confessions-station-astronaut-180955996/Clayton Anderson talks about his new book, <i>The Ordinary Spaceman.</i>Wed, 22 Jul 2015 19:00:00 +0000Space $ouvenirshttp://www.airspacemag.com/space/space-souvenirs-180955981/Collectors compete for artifacts from the Apollo program.Wed, 22 Jul 2015 19:00:00 +0000Bad Day in Spacehttp://www.airspacemag.com/space/bad-day-space-180956004/Patience and frustration on the ISSWed, 22 Jul 2015 18:01:53 +0000Even Neil Armstrong Gets a Kickstarter Campaignhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/even-neil-armstrong-gets-kickstarter-campaign-180955957/Smithsonian’s first crowdsourcing project will help digitize the famous Apollo 11 spacesuit. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 09:00:00 +0000Selecting a Landing Site for Humans on Marshttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/selecting-landing-site-humans-mars-180955948/NASA takes a small step toward a big decision.Fri, 17 Jul 2015 16:00:00 +0000Swirling Controversyhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/swirling-controversy-180955939/The origins of strange swirl-like markings on the lunar surface are still mysterious.Thu, 16 Jul 2015 11:59:18 +0000Stowaways on New Horizonshttp://www.airspacemag.com/blogs/stowaways-new-horizons-180955932/Three not-so-official plaques made it all the way to Pluto.Wed, 15 Jul 2015 18:49:16 +0000Are These 1909 Photos the Oldest Pictures of Pluto?http://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/are-these-1909-photos-oldest-known-pictures-pluto-180955930/Maybe.Wed, 15 Jul 2015 16:07:49 +0000Any More Big Planets Out There?http://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/are-there-other-big-planets-out-there-180955913/Pluto is not the only large object beyond Neptune.Mon, 13 Jul 2015 21:54:59 +0000Pluto’s Naming Gamehttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/plutos-naming-game-180955892/New Horizons is about to discover a mess of new planetary features. What will we call them?Fri, 10 Jul 2015 17:44:04 +0000Taking Pluto’s Portraithttp://www.airspacemag.com/space/taking-plutos-portrait-180955882/Even the mighty Hubble Space Telescope has to strain to see this tiny, distant planet.Fri, 10 Jul 2015 14:24:44 +0000New Horizons at Plutohttp://www.airspacemag.com/space/new-horizons-pluto-180955859/A close encounter with the last of the “classical” planets.Wed, 08 Jul 2015 18:11:22 +0000SETI and the Rise of the Machineshttp://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/seti-and-rise-machines-180955834/Non-biological intelligence offers another possible solution to the Fermi Paradox.Mon, 06 Jul 2015 20:06:57 +0000Sample Return May Not Be the Best Way to Find Martian Lifehttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/sample-return-may-not-be-best-way-find-martian-life-180955788/NASA’s Mars 2020 will be a great technology demonstrator, but is it right for astrobiology?Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:46:20 +0000SpaceX Loses Dragon Cargo Ship in Launch Explosionhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/spacex-loses-dragon-cargo-ship-launch-explosion-180955748/NASA says space station logistics may have to be shuffled, but there’s no emergency.Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:16:34 +0000