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How are the raging fires in the Amazon rainforest affecting climate...

Record fires sweeping across the Amazon this month are bringing renewed scrutiny to Brazil's deforestation policy and have environmental researchers and conservationists worried that...

Amazon rainforest fire: How to spot the FAKE photos as Twitter...

As news of the devastation across the Amazon rainforest broke, many took to Twitter, Instagram and Facebook to share their horror at the extent...

Radio signals from space: Astronomers investigate new radio bursts from a...

Unidentified radio signals reaching the Earth from all parts of the cosmos have fascinated astronomers since the discovery of so-called Fast Radio Bursts (FRBs)...

Amazon rainforest fire: Brazil federal prosecutors open official investigation into fires

Criticism toward Brazil and President Jair Bolsonaro has continued to grow around the world in response to the catastrophic wildfires tearing through the Amazon...

Amazon rainforest fires: Terrifying NASA satellite images reveal Brazil is on...

The Amazon wildfires in Brazil have reached record levels with more than 75,000 fires tearing through the Amazon since January. The number has almost doubled...

Administration policies seek to promote use of space nuclear power

CHANTILLY, Va. — A revised policy for approving the launch of spacecraft with nuclear power systems is the latest measure intended to support greater...

Asteroid danger: Burj Khalifa sized space rock is set to skim...

2000 QW7 is between 951 and 2,132 feet in diameter. The Burj is 2,716 feet tall and is the largest building in the world. It...

Amazon fires: 'Our house is burning', Macron warns ahead of G7

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Asteroid fears: ESA warns of ‘mountain in sky’ heading to Earth...

Didymos 65803 is a binary asteroid which has been classified as a potential hazard by NASA – meaning it could crash into Earth in the future. The 775-metre space...

Amazon fires size latest: Rainforest fires covering half of Brazil are...

Brazil’s space research centre INPE has recorded 72,843 fires in the Amazon this year alone, marking an 83 percent increase over the same period...

Commercial lunar lander companies update mission plans

WASHINGTON — Days after Astrobotic announced its selection of United Launch Alliance to launch its first lunar lander, Japanese lunar lander company ispace says...

Space: No, these are not watercolour paintings but beautiful pictures of...

Luca Parmitano from Italy is one of the six astronauts currently orbiting the Earth onboard the International Space Station (ISS). Positioned roughly 250 miles (402km)...

UN, France raise concern over Amazon wildfires 'crisis'

Salvador (Brazil) (AFP) - France and the United Nations called Thursday for the protection of the fire-plagued Amazon rainforest as Brazil's right-wing president blamed...

Amazon rainforest fire: Astronaut's dire plea to save the Amazon –...

The Amazon rainforest provides the world with more than 20 percent of the oxygen we breathe. But more than 75,000 fires have decimated the rainforest...

Op-ed | NASA must shift its focus to infrastructure and capabilities...

This op-ed originally appeared in the August 19, 2019 issue of SpaceNews magazine. During Apollo’s heyday, large organizations like NASA ran on programmatic, linear planning...

60 Years Ago We Saw Earth From Space for the First...

Sixty years ago on Aug. 7, 1959, the Explorer 6 satellite sent back crude TV images of Earth from space. Since then there have...
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