The Essential Guide to Astronomy
Spacecraft and Space Missions
Mission teams presenting at this week's Lunar and Planetary Science Conference provided updates on the Perseverance and Zhurong rovers at Mars, Chang'e 5's lunar sample return, and more.
By: The Editors of Sky & Telescope
March 11, 2022
Scientists are flying instrument-laden drones through whirlwinds on Earth to better understand their counterparts on other worlds in the solar system.
By: Camille M. Carlisle
September 19, 2019
A small helicopter will be the first mission to fly through the skies of Mars.
By: David Dickinson
May 15, 2018