Project Olympus – Texas Company to 3D-Print Buildings on the Moon for NASA

​A Texas-based company plans to take its novel home-building approach into the final frontier: the Moon. The startup, named ICON and known for 3D-printing houses, just announced its new Project Olympus, an aspiring program to create a space-based construction system....

NASA’s SLS Liquid Oxygen Tank Bursts Open During Pressure Test

NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) has sustained a dramatic and severe failure during a liquid oxygen tank stress test, which made the reservoir explode. The rocket is intended to be the first to transport astronauts to the Moon, but before...

NASA Explains How it Plans to Establish a Sustained Human Presence on the Moon

NASA has released a new report in which it detailed the ways in which it will be able to set up a sustained human presence on Earth's natural satellite, the Moon. The space agency has also explained how the upcoming...

NASA Reveales SLS, the Most Powerful Rocket Ever Designed

​NASA has announced what it calls 'the most powerful rocket ever built,' which was created to transport humans on the Moon. The space agency designed Space Launch System (SLS), which is 65-meters (213 feet) tall wit the aim of sending...