Apollo 11 Bag Laced With Moon Dust Sells For $1.8 MillionA bag containing traces of moon dust sold for $1.8 million at an auction on Thursday following a galactic court battle.
Moon Dust Heading To Auction After Galactic Court BattleA bag containing traces of moon dust is heading to auction — surrounded by some fallout from a galactic court battle.
Moon Dust Collected By Neil Armstrong To Be Sold At AuctionMoon dust collected by Neil Armstrong during the first lunar landing is being sold at a New York auction. The lunar dust plus some tiny rocks that Armstrong also collected are worth an estimated $2 to $4 million.
NASA Finds 10 More Planets That Could Have LifeNASA said that its planet-hunting telescope has found 10 new planets outside of our solar system that are likely the right size and temperature to potentially have life on them.
NASA Picks 12 New Astronauts From 18,300 ApplicantsNASA has chosen 12 new astronauts from its biggest pool of applicants ever. More than 18,300 people threw their hats into the space ring. That's more than double the previous record.
SpaceX Launches 1st Recycled Supply ShipSpaceX launched its first recycled cargo ship to the International Space Station on Saturday, yet another milestone in its bid to drive down flight costs.
NASA Spacecraft Will Aim Straight For The SunNASA announced a red-hot mission on Wednesday. Scheduled to launch in summer 2018, the Solar Probe Plus will fly within 4 million miles of the sun's surface, into the solar atmosphere.
Monstrous Cyclones Churning Over Jupiter's PolesMonstrous cyclones are churning over Jupiter's poles, until now a largely unexplored region. NASA's Juno spacecraft spotted the chaotic weather when it began skimming the giant planet's cloud tops.
Spacewalking Astronauts Tackle Urgent ISS RepairsSpacewalking astronauts made urgent repairs at the International Space Station. Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer went out Tuesday morning, three days after a critical relay box abruptly stopped working.
$15 Ring, NASA Moon Bag To Score Big Fortunes At AuctionTwo upcoming auctions at Sotheby's are bringing truth to the saying, "one man's trash is another man's treasure."
SpaceX Launches Top-Secret Spy Satellite For U.S. GovernmentSpaceX launched a top-secret spy satellite for the U.S. government Monday morning and then successfully landed the booster for recycling.
New Record For Most Time In Space By AmericanPeggy Whitson has another record under her space belt. The International Space Station commander surpassed the record of 534 days, two hours and 48 minutes for most accumulated time in orbit by an American.