New NASA Plane Could Eliminate Gas-guzzling AirlinersAt NASA, an experiment is underway that could upend the aviation industry: A fully electric plane.
New Space Crew Docks At International Space StationLess than three weeks after Scott Kelly returned from his record-breaking space expedition, three astronauts docked at the International Space Station. NASA astronaut Jeff Williams and cosmonauts Oleg Skripochka and Alexey Ovchinin, replaced Kelly and two cosmonauts from the Russian Federal Space Agency, who completed their mission on March 1.
Hubble Telescope Breaks Record, Observes Most Distant Galaxy Ever SeenThe telescope, which was launched into orbit in 1990, has gazed at a galaxy called GN-z11.
Penn Med School Has Special Link To Returning AstronautSome of those in closest contact with Scott Kelly are local researchers.
Study: Earth Is Actually Two PlanetsAccording to a new study, planet Earth is not just one planet. It is actually two planets.
SpaceX Launches Rocket 6 Months After Accident, Then LandsSpaceX sent a Falcon rocket soaring toward orbit Monday night with 11 small satellites, its first mission since an accident last summer. Then in an even more astounding feat, it landed the 15-story leftover booster back on Earth safely.
NASA Want Ad: Astronauts Needed To Help Get To MarsNASA opened its astronaut-application website Monday. It's accepting applications through Feb. 18.
NASA Rocket Could Give A Show In The SkyA NASA rocket launch early Wednesday night will likely create a interesting show in the sky along the Eastern seaboard, as Eyewitness News Meteorologist Lauren Casey shows us.
An Inner City Camp With Its Sights Set On Outer SpaceThe camp is sponsored by the Bernard Harris Foundation. Harris overcame a rough start to become a NASA astronaut, the first African-American to walk in space, and he wanted to help others do the same.
SpaceX Launch Ends In Failure, Rocket EruptsThe accident occurred about 2 1/2 minutes into the flight from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Pieces could be seen falling into the Atlantic.
NASA Lands in Philadelphia. Its 3-Day Mission: Public Education.The space agency set up shop today at the Franklin Institute, aiming to educate the public about research aboard the International Space Station and how it benefits us back here on Earth.
Council Rock H.S. Students Advancing Space Exploration With Science ExperimentsThe students are part of the "Council Rock United with NASA to Create Hardware" program, or "CRUNCH."