When searching for extraterrestrial life, astronomers may want to look at planets with hydrogen-rich atmospheres.
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Scientists from the Search for Extra-Terrestrial Genomes instrument team develop method to detect the tiniest traces of life on other planetary bodies.
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MIT alumna is establishing a new research group aimed at harnessing space engineering to improve life on Earth.
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Satellite’s cameras have been delivered by MIT researchers and passed NASA inspection.
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Module would serve as a commercially owned space station, featuring a luxury hotel as the primary anchor tenant and NASA as a temporary co-anchor tenant.
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Chari, Hoburg, and Moghbeli, all with ties to the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, represent a quarter of NASA's astronaut candidate Class of 2017.
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MIT Media Lab event, Beyond the Cradle, launches a new initiative to explore the final frontier.
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Media Lab graduate student selected from over 7,300 entrants, awarded $50,000 scholarship in contest inspired by the film "Hidden Figures."
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Senior Sarah Hensley aims to improve Earth's most advanced humanoid robot, in advance of its trip to the Red Planet.
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Sydney Do, a PhD student in the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, is adding authenticity to a virtual Mars experience.
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