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Opinion: The moon or Mars — whither NASA?
Let's settle a debate. On May 13, President Trump said, “Under my administration, we are restoring NASA to greatness and we are going back to the moon, then…
Jun 24, 2019 13:16 UTC Read More

Human Settlements On Mars Might Look More Like Caves Than Glassy Domes
The harsh conditions on the surface of Mars would require the construction of structures that can protect astronauts from radiation and other potential hazards.
Jun 10, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Spacesuit Simulation: What It's Like to Wear an Astronaut's Outfit
Many students celebrate completing their Ph.D. with a party. I, ever the space nerd, climbed into a spacesuit instead.
Jun 07, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

UH students test award-winning growing system at NASA habitat
An award-winning autonomous hydroponic growing system called Box Farm, designed by University of Hawaii at Manoa engineering students, was successfully…
Jun 02, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Everyone Needs a Good Pillow—Even Astronauts Bound for Mars
By all accounts sleeping in space is a dream. After a long day of running experiments and rigorous exercise, astronauts on the International Space Station retire…
May 31, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

NASA Mars Habitat Challenge winner is a 3D-printed pod made of biodegradable materials
New York-based AI SpaceFactory wins NASA Mars Habitat Challenge with 3D-printed pod, MARSHA, made out of biodegradable and recyclable materials.
May 17, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

University of Hawaii space plants project could be astronaut game changer
University of Hawaii at Manoa students designed a hydroponic growing system called Box Farm.
May 12, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

AI SpaceFactory wins NASA's 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge
The New York-based design studio, AI SpaceFactory, won the latest round of NASA's habitat design challenge with its egg-shaped structure.
May 09, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

New UC Davis institute eyes HOME in deep space
In one small step toward human-crewed space missions to the moon or Mars, NASA has awarded a grant of up to $15 million over five years to a new research…
Apr 30, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

How would you survive on Mars?
The Resilient ExtraTerrestrial Habitats Institute is working to ensure that the first long-term settlement on other planetary bodies are safe from hazards such as a…
Apr 24, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Architecture’s final frontier: Here’s what houses on Mars might look like
The most Earth-like planet in the solar system, Mars has always looked like an obvious choice for future human colonization. But what would houses on Mars…
Apr 20, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

The World's First Ocean Tent Lets You Eat and Sleep Underwater
From the earliest Scuba equipment to the world's first underwater villa, humans have been dreaming up new ways to experience our vast and mysterious oceans…
Mar 26, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

There's a Mock Moon Mission Underway in Russia
Six people have embarked on a 120-day mock space mission, to help researchers plan for real crewed excursions to the moon.
Mar 22, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

This Wild Moon Base Idea Came from Architecture Students (Video)
Architectural students working with the European Space Agency have developed a concept for a sustainable lunar habitat.
Feb 04, 2019 07:59 UTC Read More

A New Underwater 'Tent' Might Make the Ocean Your Next Campsite
The inflatable Ocean Space Habitat is a portable life-support system for divers who want to go deeper and stay longer than conventional SCUBA allows.
Jan 26, 2019 07:59 UTC Read More

Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway: NASA's Proposed Lunar Space Station
The Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway is a proposed NASA program that would bring astronauts to the moon to operate a lunar space station.
Jan 16, 2019 07:59 UTC Read More

To Commercialize Space We Need To Build Infrastructure, Not Just Launch Rockets
As private sector rocket manufacturers build excitement around their efforts to commercialize space, it's easy to lose sight of the dozens of companies working to…
Dec 10, 2018 07:59 UTC Read More

Rhode Island Firm Develops New Diving Technology that Allows Camping-Like Excursions Underwater
A recent diving technology test off the coast of Portsmouth, R.I., successfully demonstrated the deployment and utility of an “underwater tent” that allows its…
Nov 04, 2018 06:59 UTC Read More

UND students experience Mars expedition on inflatable habitat
A few Space Studies students from UND experienced what a real expedition on Mars may look and feel like.
Oct 24, 2018 06:59 UTC Read More

This wild Mars colony concept uses inflatables, 3D printed space cement
There are now almost as many Martian habitat concepts are floating around as there are asteroids in the Kuiper belt, but British architects Foster + Partners…
Jul 25, 2018 06:59 UTC Read More

Here's what future Mars and lunar space colonies could look like
Norman Foster's architecture firm Foster + Partners designed habitats for Mars and the moon that would be built with robot-operated 3D printers.
Jul 07, 2018 06:59 UTC Read More

NASA tries an inflatable room on the space station, likes it
NASA has tried Bigelow's expandable habitat on its International Space Station, and the agency likes it. Installed now for more than a year on the station, the…
Oct 03, 2017 06:59 UTC Read More

NASA Testing Inflatable Habitat's Radiation Levels
Halfway through a two-year stint on the International Space Station, NASA's inflatable habitat is undergoing radiation testing. Researchers are taking real-time…
May 30, 2017 07:00 UTC Read More


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