Fifty Years Ago, An Astronaut Walked On The Moon … July 12, 2019

Attention all space cadets! If we said that the moon was made of cheese, would you believe us? Of course, you wouldn’t! Why not? Because NASA astron

No Longer Hidden June 16, 2019

What do you give someone for a 50th-anniversary celebration? If you’re Sesame Street or NASA, the trend seems to be a street. Yep, you heard us corr

If At First You Don’t Succeed, Try, Try Again … April 19, 2019

And that’s what Israel’s SpaceIL and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) plan to do after a failed attempt at landing their Beresheet spacecraft on

Why, Hello Black Hole! April 14, 2019

For more than a hundred years, astronomers have been studying something they have never even seen: black holes. First identified in Einstein’s theor

A Great Opportunity February 15, 2019

We love space stories here at Xyza! This week, we’re talking about Opportunity, the space rover that hadn’t called home since June 2018! As with a

Welcome To The Dark Side … January 19, 2019

Of the moon that is! The start of 2019 has been an exciting one for space scientists and space enthusiasts alike! First it was the confirmed discoveri

TESS-ting, TESS-ting, 1, 2, 3 January 11, 2019

It launched last April and only started surveying the sky and space around it since July, but TESS, otherwise known as the Transiting Exoplanet Survey

Bright Idea? November 30, 2018

Can it be? A second moon in China? Oh, you better believe it! It might seem like an impossibility, but if you’ve been keeping up with Xyza news, the

Landing Was Just The First Step November 30, 2018

On November 27th, people waited with bated breath as NASA landed its eighth spacecraft, InSight, on Mars. The mission? To spend two years gathering in

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