space-exploration

‘Challenger: The Final Flight’ Is a Tragedy About How NASA Thought It Was Too Big to Fail

After the triumph of the moon landing, the space agency seemingly could do no wrong. A new Netflix documentary series illustrates how that arrogance led directly to the 1986 space shuttle disaster.

Good News! Human Hibernation Could Become a Reality

If you don’t hear from me, I’ll be sleeping like a bear until Earth takes a chill pill

The Netflix Space Drama ‘Away’ Is Well-Done Sap

Hilary Swank leads a mission to Mars in a show that’s emotionally manipulative and pleasingly earnest. Your eyes will roll, but they may water as well.

‘Space Force’ Doesn’t Want to Be ‘The Office 2.0.’ But It’s Not Really Anything Else, Either.

Inspired by Trump’s idiotic idea for a new branch of the military, this flashy Steve Carell sitcom recycles workplace-comedy tropes while trying to achieve liftoff