SpaceX Dragon Heads Back To Earth With Station Science, GearA SpaceX Dragon capsule is on its way back to Earth with a load of science experiments and gear.
NASA Continues Splashdown Tests, This Time With DummiesNASA says it's simulating a splashdown of its Orion spacecraft, this time with crash test dummies, as it prepares to eventually send humans to Mars.
Scientists Looking For Invisible Dark Matter Can't Find AnyScientists have come up empty-handed in their latest effort to find elusive dark matter, the plentiful stuff that helps galaxies like ours form.
Twitter Lights Up With 95th Birthday Wishes For John GlennJohn Glenn is being showered with birthday recognition. The first American to orbit the Earth was trending on Twitter on Monday as he turned 95.
SpaceX Successfully Launches ISS Docking Port For NASASpaceX successfully launched a critical space station docking port for astronauts early Monday, along with a DNA decoder for high-flying genetic research.
International Space Station Makes 100,000th Orbit Of EarthOne-hundred-thousand laps around Earth, and the International Space Station is still sailing right along.
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.
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.
Cheers At UTA With Philae Lander Touchdown On CometHistory was made Wednesday when the European Space Agency lander Philae separated from its space probe, Rosetta, and touched down on the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The cheers could be heard even in Arlington.