Space | Air & Space Magazine feed for SpaceenFri, 05 Feb 2016 13:46:46 +0000Martian Life May Survive on Water From the Atmosphere “follow the water” could be a misguided strategy.Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:46:46 +0000Shots Seen ’Round the World spectators on Earth and in orbit are sometimes treated to an unexpected show on launch day.Wed, 03 Feb 2016 14:05:05 +0000Europe Launches Satellite to Speed Up Space Communications’s launch of EDRS-A is a milestone for laser relays in orbit.Fri, 29 Jan 2016 21:11:35 +0000All of Them Gone NASA’s astronauts, the loss was personal as well as professional.Thu, 28 Jan 2016 16:52:04 +0000Remembering <i>Challenger</i> perspectives on one of NASA’s darkest days.Thu, 28 Jan 2016 16:51:43 +0000Scientists Find One of the Rare Uninhabited Places on Earth traces of life turn up in Antarctica’s University Valley.Tue, 26 Jan 2016 20:14:00 +0000Life Found Refuge From Radiation on the Early Earth the ocean wasn’t the only habitable place four billion years ago.Thu, 21 Jan 2016 18:54:51 +0000Space 2016: Six Stories to Watch Wed, 20 Jan 2016 20:33:23 +0000Bezos, Bigelow, Branson and Musk billionaires save the space program?Wed, 20 Jan 2016 20:33:10 +0000China Picks Up the Pace second Chinese space station launches on a new rocket, and the schedule of moon landings accelerates.Wed, 20 Jan 2016 20:32:38 +0000Searchlights in a Dark Universe missions to find what’s hidden.Wed, 20 Jan 2016 20:32:25 +0000Rise of the CubeSats satellites get real.Wed, 20 Jan 2016 20:32:12 +0000Slowdown in the Outer Solar System Juno arrives at Jupiter, we’ll see a hiatus in missions beyond the asteroid belt.Wed, 20 Jan 2016 20:31:57 +0000To an Asteroid...or Not decisions in an election year.Wed, 20 Jan 2016 20:31:41 +0000How Things Work: Space Fence new early-warning system to protect spacecraft from orbiting junk.Wed, 20 Jan 2016 18:00:00 +0000What’s the X-37 Doing Up There? Air Force isn’t saying, so we asked other spaceplane experts. Wed, 20 Jan 2016 18:00:00 +0000The Nine Lives of an Apollo Moon Lander LM-2 came to impersonate the Apollo 11 lunar module.Wed, 20 Jan 2016 18:00:00 +0000How to Land a House on Mars thought it knew, until an alarming failure last summer.Wed, 20 Jan 2016 18:00:00 +0000The Devil’s Observatory worst thing about Harqua Hala was the isolation.Wed, 20 Jan 2016 18:00:00 +0000Reusable Launch Vehicles and Lunar Return real value of the SpaceX and Blue Origin achievements is to make living on the Moon more feasible.Fri, 15 Jan 2016 20:18:30 +0000 Hubble’s Great Grandchild’s not too early to start planning the space telescopes of the 2030s.Fri, 08 Jan 2016 21:42:16 +0000Signs of Advanced Life---on Earth have left their mark in the geologic record, just as alien civilizations might on other worlds.Thu, 07 Jan 2016 19:00:00 +0000Our Top 10 Stories of 2015 most-viewed stories on this year included coverage of the massive WW2 flyover in D.C. and a rare SR-71 Blackbird crash.Mon, 28 Dec 2015 19:11:23 +0000A One-of-a-Kind Gift from Apollo 8 on Christmas Eve new book describes the joy, stress, and sense of success inside NASA mission control.Tue, 22 Dec 2015 20:48:07 +0000Ceres’ Spots in the Spotlight and organics are reported. Is there energy, too?Tue, 22 Dec 2015 20:04:49 +0000SpaceX Takes a “Revolutionary” Step Toward Reusable Rockets Falcon 9 first stage makes a controlled landing 10 minutes after launch.Tue, 22 Dec 2015 16:44:01 +0000Searching for Life at Enceladus is better, a sample return mission or an onsite investigation?Wed, 16 Dec 2015 20:41:06 +0000Simulating Human Space Missions Earth analogs helpful?Mon, 14 Dec 2015 18:02:08 +0000Curiosity Set to Explore Martian Sand Dunes rover will tread carefully, in case it’s a trap.Fri, 11 Dec 2015 17:25:37 +0000