Even before the Curiosity Mars rover fully gets to work, NASA is planning its newest mission to the Red Planet
Take a look at 10 of the most fantastic projects that NASA hopes will be inspiring people long after Curiosity has finished exploring Mars.
The rover pulls off an improbable landing — and fires up its instruments for two years of research
Stunning images of the sun, Earth and far-away locales in our roundup of cosmic views from July 2012.
Riding rocket ships was once an all-boys’ game. Valentina Tereshkova changed that for the Russians and Sally Ride changed it for the U.S. With the passing of Ride, here’s a look at some of those who came before and followed.
Ride, who died Monday at age 61 after a battle with pancreatic cancer, did not dazzle easily
Even as NASA welcomes home the crew of one its final shuttle missions (just two days after commemorating the 40th anniversary of the miraculous return of the Apollo 13 crew), it’s grappling with how to adapt to a new President’s …
Out-takes from the cameras of the first two men on the moon reveals scientific rigor — and a bit of artistic flair