Selfies, Memory Foam & More: Thank NASA For Today’s Everyday TechnologyFor years, NASA has been creating technology for space that ends up enhancing our everyday lives.
Margaret Hamilton: MIT Software Pioneer Who Helped Save Apollo 11 Moon MissionFortunately, for Apollo 11 and all of mankind, a young, brilliant MIT software engineer saw a potentially mission-crippling error coming from nearly a million miles away.
‘Dream Come True’: NASA Is One Giant Leap For A Georgia Peanut FarmerGrowing up in rural Georgia, Lewis Wooten felt light years away from the long, illustrious career he has built at NASA.
VIDEO: The Race To The Moon, USA Vs. USSRDuring the Cold War, one battlefront between the USA and USSR was in the sky, as the nations fought to be first to space.
Poll Suggests Americans Care More About Asteroid Threat Than Mission to MarsAmericans prefer a space program that focuses on potential asteroid impacts and using robots to explore space over sending humans to Mars an AP co-sponsored poll shows.
First Navy Frogman To Reach Apollo 11 After Splashdown ReminiscesIt has been 50 years since the Apollo 11 astronauts were recovered at sea by the USS Hornet. The first person to reach that historic capsule was Navy frogman John Wolfram.
Mars Lander Picks Up Rumble Believed To Be First Marsquake Ever DetectedNASA's InSight lander has picked up a gentle rumble on Mars, believed to be the first marsquake ever detected.
SpaceX Crew Capsule With Dummy Aboard Docks With Space StationA sleek new American-built capsule with a test dummy aboard docked with the International Space Station on Sunday in a big step toward putting the U.S. back in the business of launching astronauts.
New Era in Spaceflight Lifts Off as SpaceX Launches Crew Capsule to Space StationA SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket streaked into space early Saturday, boosting the company's first Crew Dragon spacecraft into orbit on an unpiloted test flight and opening a new era in American spaceflight.
Mars Probe Hits Snag As It Begins Drilling Into Red PlanetNASA's Mars InSight lander has started digging into the red planet but hit a few snags, scientists said Friday.
NASA Declares Mars Rover Dead After 8 Months Of SilenceAfter trying one last time make contact, NASA Wednesday declared its record-setting Mars rover Opportunity dead after a 15-year mission.
Federal Workers Fear Shutdown Reprieve Will Be Short-LivedThe government shutdown may be over but the recovery for furloughed federal employees is just beginning.
Furloughed Ames Research Center Workers Get Aid During ShutdownWhile hundreds of federal workers in the Bay Area were fuming Thursday as the nation approached week three of the government shutdown, one group of local employees is getting a little financial relief.
Spacecraft Makes Successful Flyby of Strange Object at Edge of Solar SystemNASA's New Horizons spacecraft raced past a frozen remnant of the solar system's birth early New Year's Day, phoned home to confirm a successful flyby and began beaming a treasure trove of pictures and other data to eager scientists waiting back on Earth
NASA To Curry: Yes, We Went To The Moon And We Can Prove ItNASA has offered to give NBA superstar Steph Curry a tour of one of its lunar labs after the Golden State Warriors guard said on a podcast that he doubts humans landed on the moon.