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.
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.
Nearby Planet Might Be Just Right For LifeAstronomers have found yet another planet that seems to have the right Goldilocks combination for life. Not so hot and not so cold. It's the fifth such life-possible planet outside of our solar system revealed in less than a year.
See The Universe At Sky Theater At UNT PlanetariumImagine if you could take off and fly through the universe for fun, well you can at the Sky Theater in Denton. JD Ryan is out of this world and Around Town.
Rocket Launch To Be Shown In Live 360-Degree VideoFor the first time, NASA cameras will provide live 360-degree video of a rocket heading toward space. The stream will begin 10 minutes before Tuesday's scheduled liftoff and continue until the rocket is out of sight.
Family Gathers For John Glenn's Final GoodbyeThe flag-draped casket of John Glenn, the first American to orbit the earth, was covered in plastic to protect it from a steady rain as it was carried on a horse-drawn caisson to his final resting place at Arlington National Cemetery.
World's Oldest Spacewoman Gets 3 Extra Months In OrbitThe world's oldest and most experienced spacewoman is getting three extra months in orbit. NASA announced Wednesday that astronaut Peggy Whitson will remain on the International Space Station until September.
SpaceX Launches Its First Recycled Rocket In Historic LeapSpaceX successfully launched and then retrieved its first recycled rocket Thursday, a historic feat and the biggest leap yet in its bid to drive down costs and speed up flights.
World's Oldest Spacewoman Sets Spacewalking RecordThe world's oldest and most experienced spacewoman has just set another record, this time for spacewalking. Peggy Whitson floated out on her eighth spacewalk Thursday morning. That's the most ever for a woman.
Trump Authorizes NASA Funding & Mars ExplorationPresident Trump signed a bill Tuesday that updates NASA's mission to add exploration of Mars, and authorizes $19.5 billion in spending for the U.S. space agency for the current budget year.
Satellites Offer New Look At 'Ring Of Fire' EclipsePeople in Chile, Argentina and parts of Africa got to see a 'ring of fire' eclipse this past Sunday. But new satellite images provide another look at this solar event, from a different perspective.
7 Earth-Size Worlds Found Orbiting Star; Could Hold LifeFor the first time, astronomers have discovered seven Earth-size planets orbiting a nearby star — and these new worlds could hold life.