Space | Air & Space Magazine feed for SpaceenFri, 11 Oct 2019 20:30:00 +0000An Airship for Exploring Venus? Russia Might Get There First designers lay out their plans for Venera-D at a recent workshop in Moscow.Fri, 11 Oct 2019 20:30:00 +0000SpaceX Hopes to Test Launch its ‘Epic’ New Steel Rocket This Fall Musk unveils the vehicle his team has been busy assembling near the Texas-Mexico border. Mon, 30 Sep 2019 21:00:44 +0000Practicing for Mars in Israel, Ancient Lunar Life, and More Astrobiology Notes from Vienna from German-speaking countries convened in Austria to present their latest research results.Fri, 27 Sep 2019 20:13:54 +0000Sally Ride’s Jacket, a One-of-a-Kind Artifact the first American woman in space wore to work.Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:00:00 +0000How Worried Should We Be About Asteroids? new book explains the risk, tells us about the scientists tracking near-Earth asteroids, and offers advice on how to defend the planet.Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:00:00 +0000If It Works, This Will Be the First Rocket Launched From Mars has spent decades sending probes to other planets. Now it’s trying to go the other way.Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:00:00 +0000Was the FBI Right to Hound One of America’s Foremost Rocket Pioneers? new book examines the controversial life of Frank Malina, who co-founded the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.Wed, 18 Sep 2019 19:00:00 +0000Rocket Lab Has Launched 39 Smallsats in Two Years, In a Quest to Lower Costs latest mission, in August 2019, lofted four satellites for the U.S. Air Force and private companies.Wed, 18 Sep 2019 19:00:00 +0000Girl Scouts, Now You Can Earn a Badge in Space Science new way to encourage young women to learn about stars and exoplanets.Wed, 18 Sep 2019 19:00:00 +0000An Early Start in STEM Can Spark a Lifelong Passion the Director of the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space MuseumWed, 18 Sep 2019 19:00:00 +0000Could Naked Mole-Rats Take Over After an Asteroid Impact?’t assume humans will be at the top of the heap forever.Wed, 18 Sep 2019 18:00:00 +0000Hermann Koelle, the Most Important German Rocket Scientist You’ve Probably Never Heard Of key advisor to Wernher von Braun, he helped shape NASA’s space strategy during the agency’s golden age.Tue, 17 Sep 2019 16:00:00 +0000Astronomers Spot a Comet That Likely Came From a Different Solar Systemhttps://www.airspacemag.com 'Oumuamua, the newly detected rock is just the second known object to visit from interstellar spaceThu, 12 Sep 2019 15:53:25 +0000European Astrobiologists Look Ahead to ExoMars Mission and Ponder AI’s Role in the Search for Life and many more topics were on the agenda for astrobiologists meeting in Orleans, France.Fri, 06 Sep 2019 13:51:46 +0000Long Before Apollo, I Went on a Lunar Flight at Tomorrowland, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Mike Collins did it better. But I did it first.Tue, 27 Aug 2019 13:00:00 +0000Britain Hasn’t Had a Rocket in Half a Century. Now the Black Arrow is Back. country’s only shot at a nuclear missile is inspiring a new shot at a future in space.Tue, 27 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0000How Satellites and Telescopes are Tracking the Effects of Global Change, Down to the Millimeter and other research agencies bring are bringing new tools to the science of geodesy.Tue, 27 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0000These Satellite Antennas Were Inspired by Origami Florida International University, students help invent a new kind of communications device.Tue, 27 Aug 2019 11:00:00 +0000NASA’s Orion Heat Shield: Old Materials, Applied With New Methods is the caulk gun-like technique dating back to Apollo.Tue, 27 Aug 2019 11:00:00 +0000Could Earth Microbes Survive in a Martian Lake? unlikely. But we have yet to understand all the possibilities.Thu, 22 Aug 2019 19:00:00 +0000