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Watch Video From NASA’s Perseverance Rover Landing on Mars

What is it like to land on Mars?.On Monday, NASA released a short video captured by the agency’s Perseverance spacecraft as it dropped through the Martian atmosphere on Thursday last week, ending wi

Mars Perseverance rover’s parachute has inspiring hidden message

In the video, the colorful orange-and-white parachute can be seen above the rover as it helped to slow the descent of the spacecraft.'You might notice the pattern that's on the parachute here,' said A

Microbes grown on Mars’ ruddy crust hint at signs of life

Billions of years ago, Mars was home to oceans, rivers, and seas.Today, we search for signs of any ancient life that may have once graced the surface of the Red Planet.The Perseverance rover set dow

Pentagon scientists successfully test solar panel in space collecting energy that could one day be beamed to anywhere on Earth

The panel -- known as a Photovoltaic Radiofrequency Antenna Module (PRAM) -- was first launched in May 2020, attached to the Pentagon's X-37B unmanned drone, to harness light from the sun to covert to

Stunning astronomical study indicates our galaxy may be teeming with life

Astronomers from the University of Copenhagen recently published an incredible study demonstrating there’s a high likelihood the Milky Way is absolutely flooded with potentially life-bearing planets

This Harvard professor claims an alien spaceship visited us in 2017

A highly unusual object was spotted traveling through the solar system in 2017.I was at a meeting when the discovery of ʻOumuamua was announced, and a friend immediately said to me, “So how long b

Here’s an interactive 4K view of Perseverance’s Mars landing site

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory has posted an interactive 360-degree view of the Perseverance landing site on Mars in 4K resolution.The 60-second video was captured by Perseverance’s color Navcam

Supercomputers (and a few humans) create sky map of 25,000 black holes

Astronomers have used a combination of low-frequency telescopes, supercomputers, and algorithms to create a vast sky map of 25,000 supermassive black holes.The map shows thousands of twinkling dots

The viral Mars Perseverance rover video going around is fake

NASA's Mars Perseverance rover has already accomplished tremendous things.The video, which also includes deceiving audio, shows what appears to be panorama imagery captured by the Mars Curiosity rover

Move over Farout, Farfarout is now the most distant object in our solar system

Deep in the dark, frigid expanse of the outer solar system, Farfarout slowly orbits the distant Sun, taking 1,000 years to complete each lonely orbit.Astronomers Scott Sheppard of the Carnegie Institu

What it was like to land a rover on Mars

As Perseverance careened toward Mars Thursday, the live broadcast from inside mission control oozed tension.The white-hot, super-fast, and incredibly precise entry, descent, and landing (EDL) sequence

Photos Show NASA Perseverance Rover Landing on Mars

The newest Martian, a robot named Perseverance, is alive and well after its first day and night on the red planet, NASA scientists and engineers said on Friday.“As scientists, we’re used to the en