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Miriam Kramer
Dec 7, 2021 - Science

NASA's future is in private space companies' hands

Illustration of a briefcase opened to reveal stars and planets inside
Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios
Miriam Kramer
Dec 6, 2021 - Science

Meet NASA's newest class of astronauts

10 astronaut candidates in blue flight suits stand outside on a blue day under green trees. They're smiling.
The new astronauts. Photo: NASA
Miriam Kramer
Dec 2, 2021 - Science

Pair of supermassive black holes is closest yet found

Two black holes (bright, white dots) not far from one another, heading for a collision
The two supermassive black holes heading for a collision. Photo: ESO/Voggel et al.
Jacob Knutson
Dec 1, 2021 - Science

Harris says Russia's anti-satellite test was "irresponsible"

Vice President Kamala Harris at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in November.
Vice President Kamala Harris at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in November. Photo: Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images
Jacob Knutson
Nov 30, 2021 - Science

NASA delays spacewalk on ISS after debris threat

NASA astronaut Stephen K. Robinson anchored to the International Space Station's robotic arm during a spacewalk in August 2005.
NASA astronaut Stephen K. Robinson anchored to the International Space Station's robotic arm during a spacewalk in August 2005.
Miriam Kramer
Updated Nov 24, 2021 - Science

NASA probe launches on mission to redirect an asteroid

A screenshot of NASA's DART mission spacecraft launching into space.
Photo: NASA
Miriam Kramer
Nov 23, 2021 - Science

Last blasts of a dying star

The white dwarf KPD 0005+5106 seen in X-ray. Photo: NASA/CXC/ASIAA/Y.-H. Chu, et al.
The white dwarf KPD 0005+5106 seen in X-ray. Photo: NASA/CXC/ASIAA/Y.-H. Chu, et al.
Miriam Kramer
Nov 23, 2021 - Science

How space sticks in the minds of amateur astronauts

Illustration: Megan Robinson/Axios
Jacob Knutson
Nov 23, 2021 - Science

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin to send Michael Strahan to space

"Good Morning America" co-host Michael Strahan at the 90th Academy Awards in March 2018.
“Good Morning America” co-host Michael Strahan at the 90th Academy Awards in March 2018. Photo: Valerie Macon/AFP via Getty Images