A pair of ongoing NASA missions — the Juno spacecraft in orbit around Jupiter and the InSight lander on Mars — have been extended following an external review.
In just 57 days, NASA’s Perseverance rover will attempt a landing on Mars. Mission controllers say it’ll be “seven minutes of terror,” as this new depiction demonstrates in dramatic fashion.
NASA is exploring options to put nuclear power on the moon. This would enable long-term space exploration plans.