Expected Collision Of Rocket Part With Moon To Take Place ImminentlyA rocket part that's been careering around space for years is set to collide with the moon on Friday, and it will be the first time a chunk of space junk has unintentionally slammed into the lunar surface.
Large Asteroid Expected To Make Its Closest Pass By Earth On January 18While the asteroid is unlikely to be visible with the naked eye, amateur astronomers with a small telescope should be able to spot it, according to the website EarthSky.com.
430-Foot Asteroid Expected To Pass By Earth On MondayNASA says that we can expect to see the asteroid in the sky between 4:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. Monday in California.
Earth-Monitoring Landsat 9 Satellite Launches From Central CaliforniaThe latest in a series of U.S. satellites that has recorded human and natural impacts on Earth's surface for decades was launched into orbit from California on Monday to ensure continued observations in the era of climate change.
NASA Astronaut From Stockton Says Virgin Galactic Voyage Brings New Normal For Space TravelStockton native and NASA astronaut Jose Hernandez is all in for the new era in space flight. After Virgin Galactic's successful first voyage to the edge of space Sunday, Hernandez spoke to CBS13 about the "new normal" in space travel.
'Wish It Wasn't My Only Time': Natomas Teacher Soars Into Stratosphere On NASA MissionA Natomas teacher aimed for the stars and you can say she made it. Domina Stamas got to soar into the stratosphere on a NASA mission.
Rancho Cordova's Aerojet Rocketdyne Plays Big Role In Perseverance Rover MissionThe successful landing of NASA's Perseverance Mars Rover could not have happened without help from rocket scientists in Sacramento.
NASA Expert: Space Object Thought To Be Asteroid Or Mini Moon Is An Old RocketThe jig may be up for an “asteroid” that’s expected to get nabbed by Earth’s gravity and become a mini moon next month.
The 'Mighty Mice' That Went To Space Could Help Protect Astronauts' Muscles And BonesGenetically enhanced "mighty mice" that were part of a heath experiment on the International Space Station have shown that blocking a molecular signaling pathway can protect against muscle and bone density loss in the absence of gravity.
Modesto High School Students Build Recycling Tool That Could Be Sent To Outer SpaceThey call themselves the “Quaranteens” and their talents are out of this world.
NASA Says An Asteroid Is Headed Our Way Right Before Election DayOn the day before the presidential vote, no less.
UC Davis Graduate Lands Job With NASA, Hopes To Inspire During Time Of UncertaintyWhen Felipe Valdez’s family told him to shoot for the stars, he went big and did just that.
NASA Is Now Accepting Applications For New AstronautsThe moment is finally here. NASA is now accepting applications for aspiring astronauts.
You Can Help The 2020 Mars RoverNASA is asking for your help naming its next Mars Rover.
Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Special To Air On CBSThe 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 will be honored with a brand new special coming to CBS.