Nichelle Nichols also referred to as Lt. Uhara of the original “Star Trek” will be making her own voyage.
The journey to finding another “Earth” is making progress as NASA’s Kepler mission confirmed the first near-Earth-size planet in the habitable zone around a sun-like star.
An image of Pluto taken by instruments on board NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft shows a light-colored feature on the surface that resembles a Valentine’s heart.
Scientists Living Under Dome On Hawaiian Volcano For 8 Months To Simulate Life On Mars Emerge From Isolation
Six scientists who were living under a dome on the slopes of a dormant Hawaii volcano for eight months to simulate life on Mars have emerged from isolation.
NASA is offering a livestream from mission control as images and data from Pluto are transmitted to Earth by the New Horizons spacecraft.
American Terry Virts, Italian Samantha Cristoforetti, and Russian Anton Shkaplerov landed in Kazakhstan after 199 days on the station.
In a new documentary, Carroll Spinney says he had been asked to join the ill-fated space shuttle crew but there was nowhere to stow the costume.
Samantha Cristoforetti fired up the specially designed espresso-maker and sipped from a zero-g cup.
A team of astronomers found evidence that a white dwarf star may have destroyed a planet that came too close.
NASA could send astronauts to Mars by 2039, a new report by The Planetary Society says.