Spacewalking Astronaut Loses Mirror, Newest Space JunkThe commander of the International Space Station, Chris Cassidy, had barely exited the hatch Friday when he reported that his left wrist mirror had floated away.
Astronomers Confirm Earth-Size Exoplanet Around Nearest Star, Maybe MoreAstronomers have confirmed the existence of Proxima b, an Earth-size exoplanet orbiting the closest star to our sun.
Ain't No Party Like A SpaceX Launch Party Featuring Texas Native Kelly ClarksonThe Grammy Award-winning singer will perform "The Star-Spangled Banner" prior to the launch.
"It's Tremendously Exciting": Texas-Based NASA Astronauts Countdown To Historic LaunchWeather permitting, two Texas-based space shuttle fliers will blaze a fresh trail to orbit aboard a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft Wednesday.
Newest Texas-Based NASA Test Pilots Are Veteran Astronauts & Long-Time FriendsThe two Texas-based astronauts who will test drive SpaceX’s brand new rocketship are classmates and friends, and veteran spacefliers married to veteran spacefliers.
Astronauts From Texas Arrive At Cape Canaveral For NASA's 1st Home Launch In A DecadeTwo astronauts based in Texas will end a nine-year launch drought for NASA. The SpaceX flight of Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken will make history.
Astronauts Arriving For NASA's 1st Home Launch In A DecadeNASA test pilots Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken departed Houston on Wednesday aboard a NASA jet, bound for Florida.
NASA Sets Date For SpaceX Mission: Astronauts To 'Launch On American-Made Rockets From American Soil'For the first time in almost a decade, American astronauts will launch into space on an American rocket from American soil to the International Space Station.
Study: Long-Term Spaceflight Could Permanently Increase Astronaut Brain VolumeThis new study suggests that long-term spaceflight can permanently cause changes in brain volume and deform the pituitary gland.
No Family, Fanfare For NASA Astronaut Launching Next MonthA NASA astronaut who's about to leave the planet for six months will blast off without any family or fanfare because of the coronavirus.
Apollo 15 Astronaut Al Worden, Who Circled Moon, Dies At 88Apollo 15 astronaut Al Worden, who circled the moon alone while his two crewmates drove around in the first lunar rover, has died at age 88.