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Cassini spacecraft ends 13-year odyssey with fiery plunge into Saturn

The end of Cassini's voyage, which began with its launch in 1997 and a seven-year journey to Saturn, was met with applause, hugs and tears from NASA ...

Amazing photos of Saturn as Cassini makes its grand finale

NASA's Cassini spacecraft is making its final approach to Saturn before it plunges into the planet's atmosphere on ...

SpaceX to launch super-computer to space

This is the 12th official trip for SpaceX.
August 14, 2017 | 09:02 am GMT+7

NASA's voyager spacecraft still sending data back to Earth after 40 years in operation

The two spacecraft are still sending data back to Earth despite their vast distance, setting space exploration milestones.
August 11, 2017 | 08:15 am GMT+7

Stay up for a shooting star spectacle over Vietnam this Sunday

A bright moon is likely to blur out the fainter meteors, but it should still be a show worth waiting for.
August 09, 2017 | 03:26 pm GMT+7

Countdown to the next lunar eclipse in Vietnam

The partial eclipse will last for five hours and reach maximum coverage early on Tuesday.
August 05, 2017 | 09:16 am GMT+7

Chinese students live 200 days in isolation to test life in space

A group of university students entered a simulated space cabin in Beijing on Sunday with the aim of living self-sufficiently for 200 days.
July 11, 2017 | 03:13 pm GMT+7

China prepares to launch second heavy-lift carrier rocket

China is preparing to launch a powerful rocket on Sunday as the country presses on with its ambitious space program.
July 02, 2017 | 08:57 am GMT+7

SpaceX successfully launches satellite on reused rocket

SpaceX successfully re-launched its Falcon 9 rocket on Friday from Cape Canaveral, Florida.
June 26, 2017 | 08:07 am GMT+7

Next up for NASA: 'Touch the sun'

NASA hopes to gain new insights into the sun's impact on electronics on Earth with a groundbreaking mission to 'touch the sun' via an unmanned probe sent directly into the star's ...
June 01, 2017 | 03:44 pm GMT+7

'Awesomesauce,' proclaims US astronaut on historic spacewalk

So what is it like to float out into the vacuum of space?
May 13, 2017 | 08:53 am GMT+7

China simulates extended moon stays amid space drive

Volunteers would live in a 'simulated space cabin' for up to 200 days over the next year to test how humans can stay on the moon in the long term.
May 11, 2017 | 09:08 am GMT+7

Saturn moon has necessary conditions to harbor life, NASA says

Hydrogen found in Saturn moon's ice plumes may support microbial life.
April 14, 2017 | 09:14 am GMT+7

SpaceX hails 'revolution' after recycled rocket launch, landing

The re-used rocket powered its engines and landed upright on a drone ship in the Atlantic Ocean.
March 31, 2017 | 09:02 am GMT+7

China to launch lunar space probe before year's end

State media cast it as competition to U.S. President Donald Trump's ambitions to revitalise U.S. space exploration.
March 10, 2017 | 09:20 am GMT+7