Off World

Advancements in spaceflight are accelerating humanity faster and farther than ever before. From commercial companies offering vacations in space to the innovations that are forging us into a multiplanetary species, we’ll look at the missions and milestones that are leading us into the final frontier.

NASA's budget reductions could "cripple U.S. astronomy."

February 20, 2018

A single asteroid can contain $10 quintillion worth of minerals.

February 20, 2018

At time of writing, it was 3,609,979 km (2,243,136 miles) from Earth.

February 18, 2018

Freaked-out people are largely limited to fiction, according to a new study.

February 16, 2018

Only four will be chosen to undergo training to become one of the UAE's first astronauts.

February 16, 2018

Pushing the future of space exploration with a blast from the past.

February 15, 2018

Right now the program only has one customer, but could soon see business booming.

February 15, 2018

The new White House budget threatens to cancel NASA's flagship mission.

February 15, 2018

Learning more about these planets could put our own home in a galactic context.

February 15, 2018

New Horizons captured images of space objects nearly 3.8 billion miles away from our planet.

February 15, 2018
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