SpaceX's Big New Rocket Blasts Off, Puts Sports Car In SpaceSpaceX's big new rocket blasted off Tuesday on its first test flight, carrying a red electric sports car aiming for an endless road trip past Mars.
Showtime For SpaceX's Big New Rocket With Sports Car On TopIt's almost showtime for SpaceX's big new rocket with a cherry-red sports car on top. The Falcon Heavy rocket is poised to blast off this afternoon.
Scientists Looking To Turn Astronaut Poop Into Space FoodResearchers at Penn State University say their waste treatment process could solve many issues tied to preserving and growing food in space.
NASA Honors 7 Killed On Space Shuttle Columbia 15 Years AgoNASA honored the seven astronauts killed aboard shuttle Columbia 15 years ago.
NASA Bumps Astronaut Off Space Station Flight In Rare MoveNASA has bumped an astronaut off an upcoming spaceflight, a rare move for the space agency so close to launch.
SpaceX Capsule Back At Space Station With Pre-Christmas HaulA recycled SpaceX capsule is back at the International Space Station, just in time for Christmas.
Space Delivery: Astronauts Get Ice Cream, Make-Own PizzasAstronauts got a mouth-watering haul with Tuesday's Earth-to-space delivery — pizza and ice cream.
Lego Unveils 'Women Of NASA' Set With Astronauts, ScientistsLego has unveiled a set of figures celebrating the women of NASA. The 231-piece set features Sally Ride, the first American female astronaut, and Mae Jemison, the first black woman to travel in space.
Rare Photos By Early NASA Astronauts Being Auctioned OffJohn Glenn was the first person to snap a photograph of Earth from outer space. Neil Armstrong took the first picture from the moon's surface. The original prints are among 445 rare photos taken by American astronauts that are being sold.
Spacewalkers Installing New Hand On Station RobotSpacewalking astronauts worked at giving the International Space Station's big robot arm a new hand Thursday.
NASA Is Hiring A Planetary Protection Officer To Protect Earth From AliensNASA is looking to hire a Planetary Protection Officer who would protect Earth from possible alien contamination.
Astronauts Train On Mock-Up NASA Capsule In Gulf Of MexicoNASA astronauts have been practicing in-the-water exit maneuvers from a mock-up Orion space capsule bobbing in the Gulf of Mexico off Texas.