How And When To See The 'Christmas Star' In North Texas Tonight, Clear Skies ExpectedThose who miss tonight's major conjunction will have to wait until 2080 to witness another 'illusion of angle of view' of Jupiter and Saturn.
Democrat, Former Texas Resident And Astronaut, Mark Kelly Flips Republican Senate Seat In ArizonaRetired astronaut Mark Kelly, who lived in the Houston area for 15 years during his time at the Johnson Space Center has won the Arizona Senate seat once held by John McCain.
Jeff Bezos' Company, Blue Origin, Launches Space Tourism Rocket Test From Texas SiteBlue Origin, the rocket venture founded by Jeff Bezos, launched its space tourism rocket from its West Texas test site to the edge of Earth's atmosphere on Tuesday.
Potty Training: NASA Tests New $23M Titanium Space ToiletNASA's first new space potty in decades is getting a not-so-dry run at the International Space Station before flying to the moon.
NASA Astronaut, Texas Resident Kate Rubins To Cast Ballot From SpaceNASA astronaut and Houston-area resident Kate Rubins said Friday that she plans to cast her next vote from space, which is allowed under Texas law.
Astronomers See Possible Hints Of Life In Venus's CloudsAstronomers looking at the atmosphere in neighboring Venus see something that might just be a sign of life.
Fort Worth One Of 3 Texas Cities Sen. Cruz Wants Selected As U.S. Space Command HeadquartersU.S. Sen. Ted Cruz sent a letter to Secretary of the Air Force advocating for the cities of Fort Worth, Houston, and San Antonio to be selected to host U.S. Space Command Headquarters.
Overcoming A Culture Clash: How NASA And SpaceX Brought Back US Astronaut LaunchesEven after SpaceX began to prove its engineering chops and was awarded multibillion-dollar NASA contracts, cultural divisions kept tensions brewing behind the scenes.
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.
Asteroid That Wiped Out The Dinosaurs Hit At 'Deadliest Possible' AngleA team of researchers from The University of Texas at Austin examined the shape and structure of the crater and rocks extracted by drilling down into the crater.
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.
SpaceX Starship SN4 Passes Key Test At Texas Facility, Looks To Send Humans To Moon And MarsA prototype of a SpaceX ship meant to one day take humans to the moon and Mars has passed a key test at a facility in Texas, according to founder and CEO Elon Musk.
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.