Elon Musk On First Mars Explorers: 'Good Chance You'll Die'While the tech mogul says humans must branch out into space, Musk admits the planet's first travelers to Mars may not make it back alive.
Scientists Looking To Turn Astronaut Poop Into Space FoodResearchers at Penn State University say their waste treatment process could solve many issues tied to preserving and growing food in space.
NASA Is Hiring A Planetary Protection Officer To Protect Earth From AliensNASA is looking to hire a Planetary Protection Officer who would protect Earth from possible alien contamination.
Record Number Of Astronaut Wannabes Apply To NASANASA announced Friday it received a record number of applicants — some 18,300 — for its next astronaut class. That's more than double the previous record of 8,000 for the first space shuttle astronaut class in 1978. This time, NASA hit social media hard to promote the openings.
Easter Morning Delivery For Space StationSpace station astronauts got a special Easter treat: a cargo ship full of supplies.
Asteroid Hunters Want To Launch Private Telescope Who will protect us from a killer asteroid? A team of ex-NASA astronauts and scientists thinks it's up to them.
Hawthorne's SpaceX To Make First Commercial Cargo Run To International Space StationNASA has selected Southern California’s SpaceX to launch the first commercial cargo run to the International Space Station.
Swatch From Famous Moon-Bound Flag Goes To AuctionA strip of fabric shorn from the flag planted on the moon by the Apollo 11 astronauts is headed to auction in Los Angeles.