[TAMPA] Are we alone? Nasa's new planet-hunting mission, poised to launch Monday, aims to advance the search for extraterrestrial life by scanning the skies for nearby, Earth-like planets...

ABOUT two weeks ago, a satellite called Iceye-X1 hitched a ride into orbit aboard an Indian rocket. It's about the size of a suitcase and has already sent its first picture, constructed out of...

[SEOUL] North Korea is preparing to launch a satellite, a Seoul newspaper said on Tuesday, as outside observers warn that the nuclear-armed regime's space programme is a fig leaf for weapons...

[LOS ANGELES] SpaceX on Friday blasted off a re-used Falcon 9 rocket carrying 10 satellites into orbit, its fourth launch toward a US$3 billion upgrade to Virginia-based Iridium's mobile, voice...

[LOS ANGELES] SpaceX on Thursday launched the first satellite designed and built entirely in Taiwan, a spacecraft that aims to boost disaster forecasts and mapping, environmental observation and...

THE electronics arm of Singapore Technologies Engineering (ST Engineering), ST Electronics, has secured about S$490 million worth of contracts in the second quarter of 2017. These are for rail...

[BEIJING] A Chinese quantum satellite has dispatched transmissions over a distance of 1,200 km (746 miles), a dozen times further than the previous record, a breakthrough in a technology that could...

[TOKYO] Japan successfully launched a satellite Thursday as part of a broader effort to build a homegrown geolocation system that boosts the accuracy of car navigation systems and smartphone maps to...

[TOKYO] Japan on Thursday launched a satellite to help build a high-precision geolocation system that will complement the US-operated GPS.