An Out-Of-This-World Vacation: NASA Opening International Space Station To Tourists, Commercial BusinessesIf you're looking for a new place to travel, the International Space Station is now welcoming visitors to space.
NASA's New Horizons Spacecraft Sets Record From Solar System's EdgeNASA's New Horizons spacecraft raced past a frozen remnant of the solar system's birth early New Year's Day, some 4.1 billion miles away.
NASA Successfully Lands Spacecraft On MarsAfter a six-month voyage from Earth, NASA's InSight Mars lander slammed into the thin Martian atmosphere Monday and navigated a nail-biting six-and-a-half-minute descent to the surface.
US, Russian Astronauts Land Safely Back On Earth After Flight To ISS AbortedA Russian capsule bringing Russian and U.S. astronauts to the International Space Station landed safely back on Earth after their flight was aborted shortly after liftoff from Kazakhstan.
SEE IT: Astronaut Records Music Video Aboard International Space StationNASA Astronaut Drew Feustel recorded an entire video for the song "All Around The World" aboard the ISS while orbiting Earth.
Asteroid Shaped Like A Skull To Pass Earth On HalloweenIt's shaping up to be an extra creepy Halloween for earthlings.
NASA Finds 'Water Ice' On The Surface Of The MoonScientists have long believed that water ice could exist in the ever-dark recesses at the moon's poles and that belief has finally been confirmed in a paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on Aug. 20.
NASA Spacecraft Rockets Towards Sun For Closest Look YetAs soon as this fall, the Parker Solar Probe will fly straight through the wispy edges of the sun's corona, or outer atmosphere, that was visible during last August's total solar eclipse.
Woman Sues NASA To Keep Moon Dust Gift From Neil ArmstrongA woman is suing NASA over a gift she claims was given to her by the first man to walk on the moon, Neil Armstrong.
Astronaut Alan Bean, 4th Person To Walk On The Moon, Dies At 86Bean was the lunar module pilot on Apollo 12, which made the second moon landing in 1969.
NASA Getting Help Exploring The Universe From 'Citizen Scientists'People from around the world are going through mountains of data and images sent back from space and making incredible discoveries.
Uranus Smells Like Rotten Eggs, Scientists ConfirmIt likely won't get any easier for the seventh planet in our solar system as a new report has confirmed that Uranus does actually stink like bad gas.
Earth Has Near Miss With Asteroid Spotted Just Hours EarlierAn asteroid came alarmingly close to striking the Earth on April 15, just hours after the large space rock was spotted flying through the solar system.
Legendary Astronaut John Young Dies At 87, NASA SaysYoung was the only spaceman to span NASA's Gemini, Apollo and shuttle programs, and became the first person to rocket away from Earth six times.
Astronauts Celebrate Zero G Halloween, Encourage Kids To 'Be Whoever They Want To Be'Astronauts and cosmonauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) participated in the beloved earthly tradition, sharing their out-of-this-world costumes on social media.