NASA testing ‘Armageddon’-like mission with DART spacecraft | USA TODAY

NASA launched a special spacecraft to intentionally crash into an asteroid millions of miles from Earth. On September 26, it will finally collide. RELATED: NASA’s Perseverance rover finds organic matter in Mars rock samples https://bit.ly/3DK6qOl Asteroids frequently get close to…

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Tarantula Nebula captured by James Webb Space Telescope | USA TODAY #Shorts

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope has captured stunning images of a “cosmic tarantula”: the Tarantula Nebula. RELATED: This is what a black hole sounds like https://bit.ly/3ATIgOs The nebula, officially called 30 Doradus, earned its spider nickname because “the region resembles…

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Watch: NASA to launch Artemis I mission to the moon

NASA is now targeting this weekend for the next attempt at launching its Artemis I mission to the moon after a previous attempt was scrubbed due to technical issues at Kennedy Space Center. Officials Tuesday evening said teams are prepping…

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Watch: NASA holds news conference after Artemis I mission to the moon scrubbed

NASA’s Artemis I mission, scheduled to launch Monday to take an Orion capsule with three test dummies to the moon and back, was scrubbed because of chronic fuel leaks and an engine problem during final preparations. The next flight window…

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Watch: NASA scrubs Artemis I mission to the moon

Historic Artemis I moon rocket launch scrubbed due to fuel leaks » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from USA TODAY: https://bit.ly/2IMPbAh » USA TODAY delivers current local and national news, sports, entertainment,…

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‘Space jellyfish’ in Florida sky amazes and confuses citizens | USA TODAY

The high-altitude spectacle is known as a ‘space jellyfish’ and it occurs when a rocket lifts off in the hours around dawn or dusk. RELATED: Hundreds of birds fall from the sky in Mexico, dozens reported dead https://bit.ly/3wzrRhe » Subscribe…

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SpaceX launch live: Ax-1 mission takes all-private crew to International Space Station

Follow live as SpaceX targets 11:17 a.m. ET Friday, April 8, for the launch of the company’s Axiom-1 mission from Kennedy Space Center in Florida. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » USA TODAY delivers current local and national news,…

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Russian cosmonaut hands over command of ISS, sends message of unity | USA TODAY

A Russian cosmonaut sent a message of unity from the International Space Station as he hands over command to American. RELATED: NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope finishes journey into space https://bit.ly/3JU3gYB » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more…

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