NASA Inflating New Experimental Room At Space StationIt's pump-it-up day at the International Space Station. NASA is releasing air into an inflatable room delivered last month by SpaceX.
Space Station Getting Inflatable Room, A Cosmic 1stForget blowup air mattresses. Space station astronauts are getting their first inflatable room. It's a technology demo meant to pave the way for moon bases and Mars expeditions.
Texas-Resident Scott Kelly Reunited With Relatives After Year In SpaceAh, there's nothing like a blast of fresh, frigid air to welcome you back to the planet after nearly a year cooped up in space. That's the word from astronaut and Texas-resident Scott Kelly.
U.S. Space-Endurance Champ Says He Could Do Another YearAfter nearly a year in orbit, America's space-endurance champ, astronaut and Texas-resident Scott Kelly, is just a few days away from returning to Earth — and he can't wait.
Record Number Of Astronaut Wannabes Apply To NASAI guess the phrase 'to infinity, and beyond' really caught on! Apparently, space travel never looked so good. NASA has announced that it received a record number of applicants for its next astronaut class.
30 Years Since Challenger: New Voice At Astronauts' MemorialAs families of the lost Challenger astronauts gather with NASA to mark the space shuttle accident's 30th anniversary, there's a new voice to address the crowd.
Britain's 1st Spacewalker Joins Texan On Int'l Space StationTwo astronauts — a Texan and Britain's first spacewalker — ventured outside Friday morning to restore full power to the International Space Station.
Christmas Delivery: 1st Shipment In Months At Space StationThe International Space Station accepted its first U.S. shipment in more than half a year early Wednesday, receiving Christmas presents and much-needed groceries for the resident astronauts.
Students At Texas School 'Chat It Up' With Space Station AstronautsIt was truly an out of this world experience for students at Fort Worth's Daggett Montessori School. Children had the chance to take part in a very special Q&A with an astronaut aboard the International Space Station.
Astronaut Hits Halfway Point Of Yearlong SpaceflightTo mark the occasion, Scott Kelly took time out to chat with two cast members from the upcoming movie, "The Martian."
Former Astronaut Nagel Dies After Illness Steven R. Nagel, a former astronaut who flew on four space shuttle flights, has died after a long illness.
Mars 'Flying Saucer' Splashes Down After NASA TestNASA has tested new technology designed to bring spacecraft — and one day even astronauts — safely down to Mars, with the agency declaring the experiment a qualified success even though a giant parachute got tangled on the way down.