#2 At NASA To Become UNT ChancellorLesa B. Roe is set to become the first-ever woman to lead UNT System.
Dallas Conference Aims To Teach Girls About STEM FieldsA new kind of learning aims to teach girls in school about the fields of science, technology, engineering and math outside of the classroom.
US In Rare Bull's-Eye For Total Solar Eclipse On Aug. 21The sun, moon and Earth will line up perfectly in the cosmos on Aug. 21, turning day into night for a few wondrous minutes, its path crossing the U.S. from sea to shining sea for the first time in nearly a century.
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.
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.