Pence Outlines Plan For New Space Force By 2020Faced with growing competition and threats from Russia and China, the White House on Thursday said it will create the U.S. Space Force as a sixth, separate military service by 2020.
Red-Hot Voyage To Sun Will Bring Us Closer To Our StarA red-hot voyage to the sun is going to bring us closer to our star than ever before. NASA's Parker Solar Probe will be the first spacecraft to "touch" the sun.
Humans Have Already Depleted Earth's Resources For The YearA non-profit research group has some bad news for the rest of 2018. According to their calculations, humans have already used up all of the Earth's renewable resources for the year.
Neil Armstrong Collection Up For Grabs By Dallas-Based Auction HouseAdmirers of Neil Armstrong and space exploration have a chance to own artifacts that belonged to the the first human to walk on the moon.
'Quadrillion Tons Of Diamond' May Be Hiding Under The Earth's SurfaceResearchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) say that a massive amount of diamond may be scattered throughout the planet's cratonic roots.
Global Warming Cooks Up 'A Different World' Over 3 DecadesEarth is noticeably hotter, the weather stormier and more extreme. Polar regions have lost billions of tons of ice; sea levels have been raised by trillions of gallons of water. Far more wildfires rage.
Small Asteroid Hits Earth Hours After Being Spotted By AstronomersA small asteroid slammed into the Earth's atmosphere on June 2, just a few hours after it was discovered racing toward the planet, according to NASA.
'Lost' Asteroid To Pass Close To Earth TodayAn asteroid that was lost by tracking satellites eight years ago has been spotted again as it prepares to make a close pass by the Earth on May 15.
Sheriff's Office Responds To Reports Of UFO Landing In FieldDeputies with the Collin County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to a call in the Princeton area after reports of a UFO, with different color flashing lights landing in a field.
Hospital Honors Beloved Therapy Dogs On Their Special DayThe staff at Methodist Mansfield Medical Center is celebrating National Therapy Dog Day by showing their appreciation for all their four legged cuddlers that roam the hospital floors offering smiles to patients and staff members.
Earth Has Near Miss With Asteroid Spotted Just Hours EarlierAn asteroid came alarmingly close to striking the Earth on April 15, just hours after the large space rock was spotted flying through the solar system.
NASA Tess Spacecraft To Prowl For Planets As Galactic ScoutLook up at the sky tonight. Every star you see — plus hundreds of thousands, even millions more — will come under the intense stare of NASA's newest planet hunter -- Tess.
Farthest Photos Ever Taken, From Nearly 4 Billion Miles AwayThe NASA spacecraft that gave us close-ups of Pluto has set a record for the farthest photos ever taken.
NASA's Space Champ Returns To Earth, Logs 665 Days AloftAstronaut Peggy Whitson returned to Earth late Saturday, wrapping up a record-breaking flight that catapulted her to first place for U.S. space endurance.
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.