Space | Air & Space Magazinehttps://www.airspacemag.com/rss/space/RSS feed for SpaceenTue, 13 Aug 2019 17:00:55 +0000A Mega-Tsunami on Early Marshttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/mega-tsunami-early-mars-180972894/Evidence for a much wetter and livelier planet, three billion years ago.Tue, 13 Aug 2019 17:00:55 +0000Darwin’s Ideas About How Life Arose on Earth May Be Right After Allhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/darwins-ideas-about-how-life-arose-earth-may-be-right-after-all-180972790/The case for a land-based, hydrothermal originThu, 01 Aug 2019 17:00:00 +0000Historian Unveils Never-Seen Footage of Armstrong and Aldrin on the Moon https://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/space-historian-unveils-never-seen-footage-armstrong-and-aldrin-moon-180972745/Amazing what you can find in the shadows, 50 years later. Mon, 29 Jul 2019 14:30:49 +0000Cyanide—Poison or Bringer of Life?https://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/cyanidepoison-or-bringer-life-180972708/Terrestrial biology may have gotten a boost from an unlikely source.Tue, 23 Jul 2019 14:30:17 +0000The Forgotten Plans to Reach the Moon—Before Apollohttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/forgotten-plans-reach-moon-apollo-180972695/In the years between Sputnik and JFK’s speech, the U.S. military did lots of thinking about how to pull off a lunar landing.Fri, 19 Jul 2019 22:00:00 +0000Our Far-Flung Voyager Spacecraft Just Keep Going and Goinghttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/voyager-ideas-that-defy-180972603/Designed to explore the outer planets of the solar system, the 40-year-old twins have since traveled beyond it.Thu, 18 Jul 2019 12:46:14 +0000A Piece of IceCube Arrives at the Smithsonianhttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/piece-of-icecube-arrives-at-smithsonian-180972597/An Arctic sensor finally gets its day in the sun.Wed, 17 Jul 2019 12:19:13 +0000How to Be a Space Touristhttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/how-to-ber-a-space-tourist-180972609/Beth Moses, the chief astronaut instructor at Virgin Galactic, will train the people who want to fly on SpaceShipTwo.Wed, 17 Jul 2019 12:05:22 +0000This High Schooler May Have Been the Youngest Reporter to Cover Apollo 11https://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/my-apollo-adventure-180972596/The week of my 18th birthday, I drove 1,100 miles to Kennedy Space Center to watch a Saturn V rocket launch men to the moon.Wed, 17 Jul 2019 11:57:27 +0000How a Pair of Teenagers Sneaked in to Meet Neil Armstrong During His 1969 World Tourhttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/dear-neil-armstrong-180972606/Some people don't take no for an answer.Wed, 17 Jul 2019 11:55:32 +0000To the Moon by 2024: Here’s the Planhttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/moon-rush-2024-180972600/The first U.S. moonshot was done in a decade. Can NASA make it in half that time?Wed, 17 Jul 2019 11:49:29 +0000The First Photograph of Another Earthhttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/first-photograph-of-another-earth-180972593/Astronomers are working today on the camera that will see habitable planets in other solar systems.Wed, 17 Jul 2019 11:44:45 +0000Apollo 11 Rocket Will Be Projected Onto the Washington Monument to Mark 50th Anniversary of Moon Landinghttps://www.airspacemag.comhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/life-sized-apollo-11-rocket-will-be-projected-washington-monument-commemorate-50th-anniversary-moon-landing-180972590/The immersive experience will also feature a 17-minute show combining full-motion projection-mapping artwork and archival footageWed, 10 Jul 2019 15:51:49 +0000What’s New in Astrobiologyhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/whats-new-astrobiology-180972562/Progress on many fronts, and one very exciting future missionWed, 03 Jul 2019 17:45:01 +0000NASA’s Dragonfly Mission Will Fly Through the Clouds of Titan, Saturn’s Biggest Moonhttps://www.airspacemag.comhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/nasas-dragonfly-drone-will-search-origins-life-titan-saturns-biggest-moon-180972515/Over the course of its initial 2.7-year mission exploring Titan, the dual-quadcopter will fly a combined total of more than 108 milesFri, 28 Jun 2019 14:20:37 +0000Yet Another Looming Disasterhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/yet-another-looming-disaster-180972494/Solar “superflares” could bring down our wired civilization. Tue, 25 Jun 2019 19:30:00 +0000LightSail 2 Launches to Space to Soar on the Power of Sunshinehttps://www.airspacemag.comhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/lightsail-2-launches-space-soar-power-sunshine-180972485/The Planetary Society's second solar sail will attempt to use sunlight to fly through spaceTue, 25 Jun 2019 12:34:00 +0000