SETI@Home Says Goodbye … For Now March 20, 2020

The most significant public project in the search for alien life is coming to an end. The project began in 1995 with a simple question at UC Berkeley,

Mars Rover Has A Name! March 12, 2020

The name of the new Mars rover is … drum roll, please … bah dadadadadah … Perseverance! Last fall, NASA asked K-12 students to help name the new

Remembering NASA’s Human Computer February 28, 2020

Before the movie Hidden Figures came out in theaters, few outside of the space industry knew the name Katherine Johnson. Johnson was among a group of

What Does The Sun Look Like? February 21, 2020

If you were the most powerful solar telescope in the world, you’d probably show off a bit. Well, that’s what the Inouye Solar Telescope, a four-me

Done! Koch Completes Record Spaceflight February 18, 2020

Why Should Tweens & Teens Care About NASA Astronaut Christina Koch? Because … Koch just broke the record for the longest spaceflight completed b

Mars Rover: Does It Have A Name Yet? January 28, 2020

Last September, NASA asked kids across the United States to help them come up with a name for their new Mars rover. Well, ask and you shall receive! M

Seventeen-Year-Old Discovers New Planet January 21, 2020

Remember when we shared a story about TESS (Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite), a special satellite that’s surveying the sky in space? TESS capt

Meat In Outer Space? November 8, 2019

At Xyza, we love sharing stories that seem impossible but that somehow humans have made possible. Advances in medicine, science, technology, and other

They Came, They Saw, They Conquered! October 26, 2019

Have you ever watched your parents replace a lightbulb? It might have involved climbing up and balancing on a ladder to remove the dead bulb in order