NASA Plans To Land The First Woman On The Moon By 2024 NASA is planning on sending the first woman ever and the first man in nearly five decades to the moon by 2024, thanks to an additional increase to the agency's budget by President Trump.
This Giant Asteroid Named After God Of Death Will Wiz By Earth In 10 YearsThe giant space rock has the fitting code name 99942 Apophis, the Greek name for an Egyptian serpent god hell-bent on swallowing the sun.
Former NASA Astronaut Owen Garriott DiesFormer astronaut Owen Garriott, who flew on America's first space station, Skylab, and whose son followed him into orbit, has died at age 88.
California Wants To Aim Lasers At Snowpack To Better Predict RunoffLawmakers are considering spending $150 million to fund new high-tech measurements of the snowpack using lasers.
NASA Seeks Social Media Users For Behind-The-Scenes TourNASA is looking for 40 social media users who are passionate about aviation and astronomy to tour its Armstrong Flight Research Center.
NASA Head Says First Person On Mars Is 'Likely To Be A Woman'Chances are the first person to land on the red planet will be a woman, the head of NASA said recently.
New Photos From Jupiter Look Like A Van Gogh Painting NASA's Juno spacecraft has sent back some lovely new photos of Jupiter that give us all of the Post-Impressionist feels.
NASA: What A Difference A Year MakesThe Sierra Nevada is living up to its name.
NASA: Icy Object Past Pluto Looks Like Reddish SnowmanA NASA spacecraft 4 billion miles from Earth yielded its first close-up pictures Wednesday of the most distant celestial object ever explored, depicting what looks like a reddish snowman.
NASA Spacecraft Flies By Tiny Ice Planet Past PlutoAfter blasting off from Cape Canaveral more than a decade ago, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has survived NASA's most distant exploration of another world.
That Mysterious Light In The Sky? Probably A Noctilucent Cloud, National Weather Service SaysDid you see it? A mysterious light in the sky seen all across California tonight is leaving many wondering, "what was that?"
Planet Earth Working On 3 Mars Landers To Follow InSightAs Mars' newest resident settles in, Planet Earth is working on three more landers and at least two orbiters to join the scientific Martian brigade.
Placer County Sheriff's Dive Team Participates In Underwater TrainingThe team was given five tasks to complete while inside the mock space lunar capsule while under 30 feet of water in Meeks Bay.
NASA Finds 'Water Ice' On The Surface Of The MoonScientists have long believed that water ice could exist in the ever-dark recesses at the moon's poles and that belief has finally been confirmed in a paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on Aug. 20.
'Touch The Sun': NASA Spacecraft Hurtles Toward Our StarAltogether, the Parker probe will make 24 close approaches to our star during the seven-year, $1.5 billion journey.