Space | Air & Space Magazinehttp://www.airspacemag.com/rss/space/RSS feed for SpaceenThu, 29 Jan 2015 16:07:36 +0000B. Ray Hawke, Lunar Geologisthttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/b-ray-hawke-lunar-geologist-180954083/Remembering a valued collaborator and friend.Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:07:36 +0000Closing in on Mysterious Cereshttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/closing-mysterious-ceres-180954068/Yet another world that may have an internal ocean.Wed, 28 Jan 2015 20:50:35 +0000Supermarket Spaceshipshttp://www.airspacemag.com/multimedia/supermarket-spaceships-180953861/These 1950s life-sized mock-ups helped prepare Americans for the real Space Age.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:37:27 +0000A Meteorite Older than Earth Could Tell Us How Planets Were Madehttp://www.airspacemag.com/space/meteorite-older-earth-could-tell-us-how-planets-were-made-180953931/Discovering a solar system in a grain of sand.Tue, 20 Jan 2015 19:00:00 +0000The (Nail-Biting) First Landing on a Comethttp://www.airspacemag.com/space/nail-biting-first-landing-comet-180953935/How it went down inside the Rosetta control room that night. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 19:00:00 +0000Pluto at Lasthttp://www.airspacemag.com/space/pluto-last-180953941/Nine years after leaving Earth, New Horizons closes in on the last of the Original Nine planets, and whatever lies beyond. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 19:00:00 +0000 Scott Kelly’s Year in Spacehttp://www.airspacemag.com/space/scott-kellys-year-space-180953946/You think gravity wears you down? Try 12 months without it.Tue, 20 Jan 2015 19:00:00 +0000Astronomers Just Doubled the Number of Potentially Habitable Planetshttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/astronomers-just-doubled-number-potentially-habitable-planets-180953898/Another step closer to finding a second EarthWed, 14 Jan 2015 20:08:03 +0000How Do Astronauts Weigh Themselves in Space?http://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/how-do-astronauts-weigh-themselves-space-180953884/High-tech scales for the zero-G traveler.Tue, 13 Jan 2015 20:27:06 +0000New Spacewalk Exhibit Opens at National Air and Space Museumhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/new-spacewalk-exhibit-opens-national-air-and-space-museum-180953836/“Outside the Spacecraft” celebrates 50 years of astronaut EVAs.Thu, 08 Jan 2015 18:02:57 +0000A New Tool for Finding Life on Other Planetshttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/new-tool-finding-life-other-planets-180953800/It’s small, fast, and—best of all—doesn’t require knowledge of alien biochemistry.Mon, 05 Jan 2015 17:02:10 +0000The Mystery of Lunar Layershttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/mystery-lunar-layers-180953748/Stratigraphy on the Moon is key to understanding its geological history.Mon, 29 Dec 2014 15:51:54 +0000Follow the Methane!http://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/follow-methane-180953735/Scientists ponder their next steps in the search for life on Mars.Wed, 24 Dec 2014 17:30:56 +0000India Tests Prototype Astronaut Capsulehttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/india-tests-prototype-astronaut-capsule-180953697/Another milestone on the path to human spaceflight.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 20:49:49 +0000Einstein’s Thoughts on SETIhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/einsteins-thoughts-seti-180953666/“Why should earth be the only planet supporting human life?” asked the physicist in 1920.Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:36:37 +0000Exciting New Findings About Martian Methanehttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/exciting-new-findings-about-martian-methane-180953628/Could life be the source?Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:30:00 +0000DNA is Hardier Than We Thoughthttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/dna-hardier-we-thought-180953535/It can survive suborbital spaceflight, but what about longer interplanetary trips?Thu, 04 Dec 2014 18:35:39 +0000The Orion Era Beginshttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/orion-era-begins-180953526/What to watch for during tomorrow’s test.Wed, 03 Dec 2014 21:22:43 +0000The Flight of Orionhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/flight-orion-180953513/A new spacecraft takes flight, but to where?Tue, 02 Dec 2014 20:07:38 +0000Speaking With Extraterrestrialshttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/speaking-extraterrestrials-180953489/Composing a message that can be understood by aliens will be extremely difficult. And conversation may be impossible.Mon, 01 Dec 2014 19:32:30 +0000