The DART mission will crash into an asteroid moon today

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news of fascinating discoveries, scientific advances, and more. CNN – A NASA spacecraft will deliberately crash into an asteroid on Monday, and it’s all in the name of planetary protection. The DART mission, or Double Asteroid Redirection Test, will crash into space rock … Read more

NASA’s mission to reveal a glimpse of the asteroid first, then bump into it

A version of this story appeared in CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. To receive it in your inbox, sign up for free here. CNN – Get ready to see the small moon of an asteroid for the first time. Then, watch as a spaceship deliberately crashes into it. This scenario sounds like a science fiction … Read more

NASA astronaut, Russian cosmonauts launch into space

New York CNN business – A Russian capsule took an American astronaut into space today, marking a remarkable continuation of the Russian-US partnership in space in an era of great geopolitical tension. The spacecraft took off from the famous Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, carrying NASA astronaut Dr. Frank Rubio and two Russian cosmonauts – Dmitri … Read more

NASA’s Artemis I moon rocket prepares for pre-launch test

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news of fascinating discoveries, scientific advances, and more. CNN – The mega moon rocket Artemis I is preparing for another test Wednesday before its next launch attempt to travel around the moon and back. The mission team aims to start the Artemis I … Read more

The NASA spacecraft will intentionally crash into an asteroid

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news of fascinating discoveries, scientific advances, and more. CNN – A NASA spacecraft that will deliberately crash into an asteroid is approaching its target. The DART mission, or Double Asteroid Redirection Test, will have an appointment with space rock on September 26 after … Read more

The NASA spacecraft will intentionally crash into an asteroid

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news of fascinating discoveries, scientific advances, and more. CNN – A NASA spacecraft that will deliberately crash into an asteroid is approaching its target. The DART mission, or Double Asteroid Redirection Test, will have an appointment with space rock on September 26 after … Read more

Artemis I: NASA has two launch dates scheduled for late September

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news of fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements, and more. New York CNN business – NASA has two new dates in mind – September 23 or September 27 – for the next attempt to launch its massive new moon rocket on an unmanned test mission. … Read more

The fuel leak spoils NASA’s second attempt to launch a lunar rocket

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida. (AP) – NASA’s lunar rocket caused another dangerous fuel leak on Saturday, forcing launch controllers to abort their second attempt this week to send a crew capsule into lunar orbit with test dummies. The maiden flight is now stopped for at least a few weeks, if not months. The previous launch attempt … Read more

How to watch the Artemis I mission take off to the moon

Check out CNN for live coverage from Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Saturday afternoon. Space correspondent Kristin Fisher will bring us the moment-by-moment reports of the launch, along with a team of experts. CNN – The unmanned Artemis I mission is set for another launch attempt this weekend. The Space Launch System rocket and … Read more