NASA

Jeanette Epps Becomes The First Black Crewmember on The ISS

NASA has announced that Jeanette Epps will be the first black astronaut to be a crewmember aboard the ISS. Epps will also be the...

Noelle Phansalkar
Tuesday, 10 January 2017 - 3:31PM

Boeing and SpaceX Race to Test New 'Space Taxis'

Since the space shuttle fleet's retirement in 2011, NASA has had to shell out big bucks to transport their astronauts and cargo to...

Noelle Phansalkar
Tuesday, 10 January 2017 - 10:29AM

NASA Biopic 'Hidden Figures' Beats 'Rogue One' At The Box Office

Hidden Figures hit theaters this past weekend, leaving a powerful impression on moviegoers and critics alike. According to USA Today,...

Noelle Phansalkar
Monday, 09 January 2017 - 5:15PM

A New 4K Video From a NASA Astronaut Shows The Beauty of Earth From Space

Neil Armstrong made history by being the first man to set foot on the Moon, but NASA astronaut Jeff Williams has looked at the Earth...

Noelle Phansalkar
Thursday, 05 January 2017 - 3:41PM

NASA Hunts for a Habitable Tatooine

Astronomers have discovered a Saturn-sized planet called Kepler-16b, which is located 200 light years from Earth and orbits two suns -...

Noelle Phansalkar
Monday, 26 December 2016 - 4:29PM

Elon Musk Appointed as Advisor to Trump

President-elect Donald Trump has announced three additional members to join the President's Strategic and Policy Forum, one of whom is...

Noelle Phansalkar
Monday, 19 December 2016 - 4:30PM

Hayo Miyazaki Slams AI's Animation as "Insult to Life Itself"

Famous for his beautiful and unique animation style, Hayao Miyazaki is nothing if not a tough critic.The animator was recently treated...

Noelle Phansalkar
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 - 2:52PM

John Glenn, the First American to Orbit the Earth, Dies at 95

John Glenn, one of the first American astronauts, US Senator, and last surviving member of the Mercury Seven, has passed away at age...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 08 December 2016 - 5:20PM

This Is Why Astronauts Develop Eye Problems in Space

Over the last decade, flight surgeons and scientists at NASA have seen a pattern of vision problems arising in astronauts on...

Noelle Phansalkar
Monday, 28 November 2016 - 2:45PM

NASA Made Mission Posters in the Style of Classic Movies

The NASA ISS mission posters - coming soon to a computer near you! Whenever NASA sends an expedition to the ISS, they make a poster...

Noelle Phansalkar
Thursday, 24 November 2016 - 10:23AM

Mars Bullseye Could Be Host to Ancient Life

Last week, a group of scientists from the University of Texas delved deep into the eyes of two famous Marian craters, the Hellas...

Noelle Phansalkar
Sunday, 20 November 2016 - 12:22PM
Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 16 November 2016 - 10:37AM

2020 Asteroid Deflection Mission Could Prevent Armageddon

The European Space Agency and NASA have teamed up to take down one of Earth's biggest threats - asteroids. In 2013, the Chelyabinsk...

Noelle Phansalkar
Tuesday, 15 November 2016 - 2:06PM

Scientists Are Terrified of a Trump Presidency

Unless you've been living under a rock, you know that Donald Trump just became the President-elect of the United States. There are...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 09 November 2016 - 5:24PM

American Astronauts Vote in the 2016 Election from Space

Today, millions of Americans are casting their ballots for key political positions, including President of the United States, from...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 08 November 2016 - 4:34PM

The James Webb Space Telescope is Finally Complete

The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) was conceptualized two decades ago and has faced setbacks that have changed it’s estimated...

Zain Charkawi
Thursday, 03 November 2016 - 7:37PM

NASA Says They're Not Racing SpaceX to Mars

According Elon Musk, we could be sending humans to Mars by the early 2020s (President Obama has set the date closer to the 2030s)....

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 02 November 2016 - 12:52PM

A New Technology Could Help NASA Detect Life on Mars

David Bowie's hit song Life on Mars has never been more relevant--everybody's talking about Mars, making plans to go to Mars,...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 01 November 2016 - 3:27PM

NASA Astronaut Talks the Mind-Blowing Views on the Far Side of the Moon

Apollo 11 gets a lot of credit (and rightly so) for being the first space mission to land humans on the moon, but not so many people...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 24 October 2016 - 3:44PM

NASA Just Found the Crash Site of the Lost ExoMars Lander

Bye, Schiaparelli. The lost ESA lander from the ExoMars mission has just been found - or at least its crash site was. Although we...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 21 October 2016 - 5:50PM