NASA suspects sunquakes are coming from deep beneath the sun’s surface

This is what the sun looked like to the SDO on August 13, 2012.  NASA video screenshot by Amanda Kooser/CNET You’ve heard of earthquakes, and even marsquakes. Our sun also likes to get in on the shimmying action with sunquakes. NASA research is revealing more about these events and their mysterious origins. “These earthquake-like events […]

SpaceX, NASA launch Crew-1 mission on historic journey to the ISS

Resilience lifts off on its way to the International Space Station NASA Resilience is on the way to the International Space Station. At exactly 7:27 p.m. ET, a SpaceX Falcon 9 booster burst to life at Launch Complex 39A, its engines lighting up the Florida coast. The...

NASA moves forward with bold plan to bring Mars rocks back to Earth

This illustration shows a NASA Mars Ascent Vehicle concept carrying samples into Mars orbit. NASA/JPL-Caltech It’s one thing to send a spacecraft to Mars. It’s another to land on the surface, pick up some pieces of the planet and then bring them all the...