Space for Humanity promises to make space more diverse by awarding free rides into space. But it is just the latest fantasy-based indulgence that will spend much to produce little.
In the wake of concerns over pump-and-dump scams raised by the Dutch media, Mars One CEO Bas Lansdorp wants to justify his decisions. Make your own judgement call.
A global community of citizen scientists saved the MilkyWay@Home project after its research grants expired. Learn how the search for the Milky Way's dark matter kept the project afloat for the past two years.
Amateur astronomers around the world are helping Nasa's asteroid sample return mission and creating a legacy for science and future space missions.
A high school science teacher took part in the Nasa/Ipac Teacher Archive Research Program to experience first-hand how scientific research works. She shares her experience and the lessons she brought back to the classroom.
People around the world - and not just scientists - are processing the first images from Nasa’s latest Jupiter mission. Here's my take on the giant planet.
Registration for next year's Team America Rocketry Challenge opened yesterday. More than 5,000 middle and high school students across the United States and its territories will compete to launch model rockets at the national finals - and represent America in international competition.
Fiat Physica's founder Mark Jackson explains how crowdfunding can change the equation for science research and outreach.
Asteroid Tracker was an outreach program timed to celebrate Asteroid Day on June 30 - and generate science.
I interviewed a self-taught satellite-maker who hopes his OzQube-1 mission will inspire Australians to become more active making things in space.