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.
Mars, Other 'Naked Eye' Planets Making Close Approach To EarthStargazers will get a treat for the rest of this month as Mars making its closest approach to Earth on May 30th.
Transit Of Mercury Underway: How To Watch It In The Bay AreaMercury has begun a relatively rare move across the sun.
NASA Experts Propose Building Base On Moon To 'Learn To Live On Another World'A group of NASA experts are proposing we go back to the moon, and set up shop for a while.
Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Over Bay Area Early Wednesday MorningSharp-eyed stargazers in the Bay Area who are willing to wake up early Wednesday morning will have the opportunity to witness a “penumbral” lunar eclipse.
Amazon CEO's Space Company Plans Test Flights With Humans By 2017Private space travel company Blue Origin expects its first test flights with people in 2017, company founder Jeff Bezos said during a tour of the venture's research and development site outside Seattle.
Santa Cruz Astronomer Discovers Galaxy Far, Far AwayAstronomers say they have discovered a hot, star-popping galaxy that is far, far away -- farther than any previously detected, from a time when the universe was a mere toddler of about 400 million years old.
NASA Actively Working To Get More Women Interested In Space Exploration, Trip To MarsNASA is actively working to get more women interested in space exploration and going to Mars.
Officials: Fireball Was Debris From Russian RocketMilitary officials say a streak of light seen burning across the sky by people in three Western states was debris from a Russian rocket re-entering the atmosphere.
Fireball 'Swarm' Expected During Meteor Shower This WeekThe typically tepid Taurid meteor shower is coming on strong this week with a swarm of fireballs expected.
NASA Spacecraft Reveals Sun Likely Robbed Mars Of Its Atmosphere, WaterNASA’s Mars-orbiting Maven spacecraft has discovered that the sun likely robbed the red planet of its once-thick atmosphere and water.
Solar Storm Could Bring Northern Lights To Many States This WeekA solar storm is slamming into Earth with the possibility of extending bright auroras into the northern United States.