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.
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.
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.
Astronaut Puts Space Items Up For AuctionAstronaut Alan Bean is offering some artifacts at a Dallas auction that were with him when he walked on the moon. Some of the items even feature traces of moon dust.
Viral Video: An Animated Space AdventureThis short animated film depicts a group of astronauts on the moon. When a monster attacks, one man is safe --that is, until he...
5th Annual Moon Day Celebrates Lunar Landing AnniversaryForty-three years after Apollo 11 made the first moon landing, on July 20, 1969, we know more about what's beyond plant Earth. Yet, there's still much more to learn.
Blue Bell Sent To Int'l Space Station AstronautsChances are there is a group of astronauts enjoying a Texas treat today! The SpaceX Dragon recently docked with the International Space Station and carried a shipment of Blue Bell ice cream.