NASA To Allow Private Citizens To Travel To Space StationIt will cost a private citizen an estimated $58 million upfront, plus $35,000 per day, to travel to the International Space Station.
Mission Accomplished: Historic SpaceX Dragon Capsule Splashes Down In AtlanticThe Crew Dragon's successful mission Friday means the first piloted flight of the spacecraft could take place as soon as July. The U.S. has not launched astronauts into space since the space shuttle program was retired in 2011.
NASA Launching Safety Review Of SpaceX After Elon Musk Smokes PotNASA has ordered a safety review of SpaceX and Boeing after agency leaders saw SpaceX CEO Elon Musk smoke pot with Joe Rogan on his podcast, The Washington Post is reporting.
NASA Image Of Galaxies Colliding Resembles Shape Of Iconic Starship EnterprisePerhaps it’s illogical, but a composite image of two galaxy clusters colliding billions of light years away strongly resembles the shape of the Starship Enterprise, the iconic spaceship from the “Star Trek” franchise.
Final Delta 2 Rocket Launches From Vandenberg Carrying $1B Ice ProbeThe NASA satellite is the most sophisticated ice-monitoring spacecraft every launched. It will measure climate change.
'We're Gonna Launch Our Own Damn Satellite,' Says Jerry Brown, Finally Earning 'Gov. Moonbeam' Moniker"So we're gonna launch our own satellite, our own damn satellite to figure out where the pollution is and how we're gonna end it, with great precision," Brown told attendees at the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco Friday.
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 Astronauts Visit SpaceXNASA astronauts paid a visit to SpaceX headquarters in Hawthorne Monday.
Vice President Pence Details Plans For New Space Force Military Branch By 2020The proposed sixth branch of the U.S. military will "confront the emerging threats in the boundless expanse of space," according to the vice president.
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.
Life On Mars? NASA Has Strongest Evidence YetScientists reported Thursday that NASA's Curiosity rover has found potential building blocks of life in an ancient Martian lakebed.
What Has NASA Found On Mars?A mysterious announcement by NASA promises a new scientific discovery about the Red Planet to be revealed in a Thursday news conference.
Postal Service Launches Sally Ride StampThe first American woman in space, astronaut and physicist Sally Ride, is getting her own postage stamp.
Great Pyramid-Sized Asteroid Set To Buzz By EarthAn asteroid the size of one of the Great Pyramids of Egypt will buzz by Earth, and you can watch it happen live.
Pasadena’s JPL Designs First Ever Mars Chopper For 2020 VoyageNASA’s “marscopter” will weigh under four pounds with a fuselage the size of a softball and blades that rotate 10 times the rate of a helicopter.