After three decades of space service, NASA’s oldest shuttle, Discovery, began its new life as a museum relic on Tuesday with one final takeoff.
The largest solar storm in five years is racing toward Earth, threatening to unleash a torrent of charged particles that could disrupt power grids, GPS and airplane flights.
Scientists are keeping a close eye on a big asteroid that may pose an impact threat to Earth in a few decades.
Friday morning a test version of the Orion spacecraft arrived at the American Airlines Center.
The more astronomers look for other worlds, the more they find that it’s a crowded and crazy cosmos.
There is a total lunar eclipse coming early Saturday morning. A research scientists from NASA explains why this rare event is so special.
A checklist used by Apollo 13 commander James Lovell to make calculations that helped guide the damaged spacecraft home has been sold at auction for $388,375.
A checklist used for calculations by Apollo 13 commander James Lovell to help guide the damaged spacecraft home will be offered on auction.
Are you looking for a job? NASA is now hiring astronauts. You can even apply online at a giant government agency’s jobs website.
Rocket science isn’t easily explainable in 140 characters, but NASA is asking a group of people to do just that for some ardent Twitter followers.
When NASA came calling on University of Texas at Arlington professor Sandy Dasgupta, they really came calling. The government agency awarded Dasgupta a $1.2 million grant to develop a specialized instrument that they hope will detect the beginning stages of life on Mars.
NASA’s Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite will come crashing down to Earth tonight…and you can watch it! Look to South/southwest in the sky at about 27° above the horizon Friday evening between 8:15 and 8:45pm local […]