Tips For Photographing The Solar EclipseFor a few minutes on August 21, everyone in North America will be united in a solitary, awe-inspiring event: A total eclipse of the sun. Americans of all ages are expected to join by the millions to watch the sky grow dark in midday and then slowly brighten again.
Meet NASA's Newest Astronaut RecruitsMany children dream of one day strapping on an astronaut suit, buckling in to a rocket ship and counting down until the spacecraft launches into outer space.
SpaceX To Fly Two Space Tourists Around The Moon In 2018Two tourists are paying SpaceX for a trip around the moon next year.
Astronomers Discover 7 Earth-Like Planets Orbiting Nearby StarAstronomers have found at least seven Earth-like planets orbiting the same star 40 light-years away, according to a study.
Astronaut Scott Kelly Is Coming HomeIn a few hours, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly is due to be back on Earth.
NASA Chief: Alien Life Contact Possible By 2025During a panel discussion discussing water sources in the universe, NASA Chief Scientist Ellen Stofan stated that she believes humans could come in contact with the first iterations of alien life by the year 2025.
Freeze, Burn, Shake: Extreme Testing Ensures Satellite Equipment Will Withstand SpaceProtecting the military's most sensitive information begins in the most unusual of places.
Meteor Shower Expected To Peak Overnight On Dec. 13-14Despite the amount of moonlight present in the sky tonight, those who’d like to watch the shower and can find a spot away from city lights can expect to see up to 50 or more meteors per hour.
Space Agency: Weakening Of Earth's Magnetic Field Could Indicate Pole ReversalEarth’s magnetic field has been steadily shrinking since the 1980s, which could predict that the north and south poles are starting to reverse – something that’s been known to happen periodically during geological times.
Peak Of Perseid Meteor Shower Expected Monday NightAn incredible show is taking place way up in space, and Monday night is the peak.
Supermoon To Occur Sunday MorningIf you look into the sky Sunday morning the moon is going to look a lot different.
Local Astronomer Says Asteroid That Hit Russia Nearly Impossible To PredictMore than 1,000 people were injured, mostly from broken glass, when a space rock exploded in the Earth's atmosphere about 30-40 miles above Russia on Friday.