13 Aug 2016
New York: Today's Venus is a hellish world with temperatures reaching 462 degrees Celsius at its surface and almost not water vapour, but for up to two billion years of its early history, the planet could have hosted life, a NASA study says.
11 Aug 2016
Washington: NASA has selected six US companies to help develop prototypes and concepts of deep space habitats for future manned missions to Mars.
23 Jul 2016
Washington: NASA has sent a team of astronauts to the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean on a 16-day mission to prepare for future deep space missions and the journey to Mars.
28 Jul 2016
Washington: In an intriguing find, scientists associated with NASA's Dawn spacecraft have discovered a mysterious disappearance of a significant number of large craters on dwarf planet Ceres, indicating something has happened to it.
31 Jul 2016
Washington: Gullies on Mars are likely not being formed by flowing liquid water, scientists using data from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter have found.
18 Jul 2016
Washington: As we wait for Juno's first close-up images of Jupiter, NASA continues to explore our solar system to help answer fundamental questions about whether we are alone in the universe.
19 Jul 2016
Washington: As we wait for Juno's first close-up images of Jupiter on August 27, NASA continues to explore our solar system to help answer fundamental questions about how we came to be, where we are going and whether we are alone in the universe.
03 Jun 2016
Washington: Scientists have pushed the limits of radio astronomy to detect a faint signal emitted by hydrogen gas in a galaxy more than five billion light years away - almost double the previous record.
06 Jun 2016
Washington: NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has beamed back a stunning image of Pluto, showing sunlight filtering through and illuminating the icy dwarf planet's complex atmospheric haze layers.
16 Jul 2016
Washington: The US space agency is ready to proceed with the final design and construction of its next Mars rover, currently targeted to launch in the summer of 2020 and arrive on the Red Planet in February 2021, NASA said.