Space | Air & Space Magazine feed for SpaceenTue, 28 Jul 2015 20:41:51 +0000SpaceShipTwo Crash Was Due to Pilot Error, and a Lapse in Safety Culture 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 Returns NASA study group hopes to build powerful science instruments for the next generation of CubeSats.Mon, 27 Jul 2015 22:05:02 +0000Space $ouvenirs compete for artifacts from the Apollo program.Wed, 22 Jul 2015 19:00:00 +0000How to Start a Hurricane 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 Astronaut Anderson talks about his new book, <i>The Ordinary Spaceman.</i>Wed, 22 Jul 2015 19:00:00 +0000Bad Day in Space and frustration on the ISSWed, 22 Jul 2015 18:01:53 +0000Even Neil Armstrong Gets a Kickstarter Campaign’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 Mars takes a small step toward a big decision.Fri, 17 Jul 2015 16:00:00 +0000Swirling Controversy origins of strange swirl-like markings on the lunar surface are still mysterious.Thu, 16 Jul 2015 11:59:18 +0000Stowaways on New Horizons 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?, 15 Jul 2015 16:07:49 +0000Any More Big Planets Out There? is not the only large object beyond Neptune.Mon, 13 Jul 2015 21:54:59 +0000Pluto’s Naming Game 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 Portrait the mighty Hubble Space Telescope has to strain to see this tiny, distant planet.Fri, 10 Jul 2015 14:24:44 +0000New Horizons at Pluto close encounter with the last of the “classical” planets.Wed, 08 Jul 2015 18:11:22 +0000SETI and the Rise of the Machines 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 Life’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 Explosion says space station logistics may have to be shuffled, but there’s no emergency.Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:16:34 +0000What Is the Space Program Good For? 1968, on the eve of the first Apollo launch, rocket pioneer Wernher von Braun gave his answer.Fri, 26 Jun 2015 12:24:49 +0000Life May Need to Take Charge of a Planet to Survive sobering solution to Fermi’s Paradox Tue, 23 Jun 2015 16:13:50 +0000Here’s What Moving Traffic Looks Like From 250 Miles Up releases its first high-res video from the space station.Sat, 20 Jun 2015 12:22:11 +0000A Dust Cloud Around the Moon ever said that space is empty?Wed, 17 Jun 2015 18:26:57 +00003,200 Miles Over Ceres A JPL composite video simulates a flyover of a dwarf planet.Wed, 17 Jun 2015 18:05:35 +0000 CubeSats to the Rescue? spacecraft will have an impact on astrobiology, although their use may be limited.Tue, 09 Jun 2015 18:26:45 +0000