Ship Filled With Space Station Trash Expected To Burn Up Over EarthIt’s trash day for the International Space Station.
Google Chief, NASA Launch Interplanetary Internet Connection In SpaceA Google exec and a team at NASA has designed a Solar System Internet connection that actually works in outer space.
NASA Recruits Adventurous Kids For Mission To MarsNASA has published recruiting posters that encourage young people to think about colonizing Mars.
New Jupiter-Sized 'Star Wars' Planet Has 2 SunsScientists at NASA have found a world 3,700 light-years away that bears a striking similarity to Tatooine, Luke Skywalker's home planet in Star Wars. It has 2 suns.
Elon Musk's SpaceX Lands Rocket At Sea For Third Time After Satellite DeliveryThe 1st-stage booster of the unmanned Falcon rocket settled vertically onto a barge 400 miles off Florida's east coast, eight minutes after the late afternoon liftoff.
International Space Station Makes 100,000th Orbit Of EarthThe space station reached an orbital milestone -- 17 1/2 years in the making -- Monday morning: 100,000 orbits.
NASA Announces Discovery Of 1,284 New PlanetsThe universe just got more crowded. Scientists from NASA's Kepler mission announced the discovery of 1,284 new planets, the largest single finding ever.
3 Earth-Sized Planets Found Orbiting Dwarf Star Just 40-Light-Years AwayAstronomers searching for life beyond our solar system may need to look no farther than a little, feeble nearby star.
Billionaire Elon Musk Announces SpaceX Mars Mission By 2018Billionaire Elon Musk announced Wednesday via Twitter that he plans to send a Dragon capsule to land on the red planet as early as 2018.
NASA Tests Drone Monitoring System At Moffett FieldNASA’s Ames Research Center at Moffett Field was part of aviation history on Tuesday, as the agency conducted its most complex test to date of its air traffic management system for drones.
@Astro_Jeff's Photo Of San Francisco To Los Angeles From Space Is #AwesomeEarthlings are delighted when they see themselves from space and astronaut Jeff Williams is dazzling us everyday with his photos, shot from the International Space Station.
NASA Ames Scientists Scramble To Save Kepler Space Telescope 75-Million Miles AwayScientists at the NASA Ames center at Moffett Field scrambled to save a telescope that went into emergency mode 75 million miles away.