With Cinco de Mayo and Kentucky Derby celebrations colliding this weekend, Saturday is gearing up to be a memorable day.
The space shuttle Enterprise is scheduled to depart Dulles International Airport Friday morning and make its trip to a new home in New York City.
An incredible solar explosion erupted from the sun this week.
Discovery, bound for the Air and Space Museum Tuesday, was the the shining star of the space shuttle program.
The space shuttle Discovery is gearing up for its final journey Tuesday morning.
A modified 747 airplane will carry the Space Shuttle Discovery on its back Tuesday morning from Florida to Washington.
Don Pettit, a NASA astronaut currently aboard the International Space Station, took some beautiful, high-resolution photographs of the star-scape over Earth\’s surface, and the aurora borealis that dances across the atmosphere. Photographer Alex Rivest compiled the resulting images into a time-lapse video, producing some truly breathtaking footage.
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An asteroid is headed this way next year, and it will be a close call by celestial standards, says Donald Yeomans from NASA\’S Near-Earth Object Program.
Who needs NASA and its fancy space shuttle program?
People from Virginia to New York reported seeing a bright flash, and something shooting through the sky Friday night, but nobody knows exactly what it was.
NASA was busy over New Year\’s Eve and New Year\’s Day as its twin lunar spacecraft, GRAIL-A and -B entered lunar orbit after a 3 month, 2.5 million mile journey.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.