Stratolaunch Systems of billionaire Paul Allen is now building aircraft to give some convenience in deploying satellites into space.
Meanwhile, the International Space Station might receive lesser funds in the coming years.
Blue Origin also aims to reuse rockets for a more affordable space travel.
The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) will replace the Kepler Space Telescope.
The space station's operations have stopped in March 2016 when China lost its capability to control the spacecraft.
Three roads converge on a narrow wood which humans walk on toward civilization: economics, science, religion. But how much of these roads do we truly know?
NASA's year included an asteroid study, a new manned mission to the moon in the offing and collaborations with SpaceX and Google.
Apparently, it does not require one to be a genius in order to work for NASA.
Fans of Google Maps can now navigate the outer space via its new feature "Planets".
The payoffs from space exploration could take a long time to be felt back here on Earth. Likely, none of us will be alive to enjoy...