Sign up for the MACH newsletter

You have been successfully added to our newsletter.

A daily newsletter charting the future: From technology to the scientific breakthroughs changing our lives.

mach

NASA’s new satellite TESS is about to lift off in search for alien worlds

copied!

TESS or the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite is scheduled to lift off this week, from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. NASA’s hope its that it will help us finally find undiscovered worlds that could harbor extraterrestrial life.Apr.16.2018

Mach

  • Watch NASA's TESS planet-hunting satellite launch into space

    01:37
  • A mutant plastic-eating enzyme could help solve the world’s waste problem

    02:03
  • New studies suggest ocean currents are slowing

    01:55
  • NASA’s new TESS satellite about to lift off in search of alien worlds

    01:47
  • The algorithms that can help slash your tax bill

    01:49
  • Interesting moments from Mark Zuckerberg’s Senate hearing

    02:18

Best of MACH

Play All
MORE FROM mach

Have feedback?

How likely are you to recommend nbcnews.com to a friend or colleague?

0 = Very unlikely
10 = Very likely
Please select answer

Is your feedback about:

Please select answer

Leave your email if you’d like us to respond. (Optional)

Please enter a valid email address

Thank you!

Your feedback has been sent out. Please enjoy more of our content.

We appreciate your help making nbcnews.com a better place.