Scientists Teleport Particle Into Space, Marking Major BreakthroughFor the first time ever, scientists have successfully teleported an object into space.
First Total Solar Eclipse To Sweep U.S. In 99 YearsTotal solar eclipses occur every one to three years, often in the middle of nowhere. What makes this one so special -- at least for Americans -- is that it will cut diagonally across the entire United States.
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.
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.
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.