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.
Mars-Bound InSight Spacecraft Blasts Off From VandenbergIt was the first interplanetary launch from the West Coast, but fog blocked the view for spectators near the launch site.
VP Pence Arrives In LA For Fundraisers, NASA JPL TourThe vice president is touring NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab Saturday. He has two fundraisers in Malibu and Beverly Hills on Sunday.
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.
NASA, SpaceX Will Try Again To Launch Planet-Hunting TelescopeThe launch is set for 3:51 p.m., with deployment of the satellite expected 48 minutes later. If successful the launch will be the eighth of the year for SpaceX.
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.
Skunk Works Wins Bid To Build NASA's Supersonic 'X-Plane'The plane, known as the Low-Boom Flight Demonstrator, will make supersonic passenger air travel a reality, according to Skunk Works.
Out Of This World! Hawthorne High School Student Building Parts For NASA
Small Asteroid To Pass By Earth FridayIt will come within 39,000 miles of Earth, which is about one-fifth of the distance between the Earth and the Moon.
Historic: SpaceX Launches Used Rocket And Used Spacecraft In Same ISS MissionFor the first time, SpaceX simultaneously launched both a rocket and spacecraft that had served in previous flights.
NASA: First 'Interstellar Visitor' Captured Traveling Through Our Solar SystemScientists observed what appears to be a "rocky, cigar-shaped object with a somewhat reddish hue" traveling at approximately 85,700 miles-per-hour through the Milky Way.
Cassini Completes 20-Year Mission With Plunge Into SaturnRadio silence signaled the end of a 20-year mission. The Cassini spacecraft plunged into Saturn’s atmosphere at about 70,000 miles per hour Friday morning and vaporized into the planet it has studied for the past 13 years.
NASA Discovers 7 Earth-Like Planets Orbiting StarA system of seven Earth-like planets, three of which are considered to be in the “habitable zone,” have been discovered orbiting a single star, NASA announced Wednesday.