April 26, 2016

William Shatner: 'Star Trek' Tech Is 'Not That Far-Fetched'

WASHINGTON — William Shatner knows a thing or two about sci-fi tech. The 85-year-old actor is best known for his portrayal of the fictional Captain James […]
April 25, 2016

Tim Peake finishes London Marathon in space

British astronaut becomes first man to complete a marathon in space, finishing in three hours, 35 minutes and 21 seconds The treadmill turned and the timer […]
April 25, 2016

Solar Impulse lands in California after Pacific crossing

The solar-powered aeroplane Solar Impulse has landed in Silicon Valley, California, after a three-day flight over the Pacific Ocean from Hawaii. High winds delayed the landing […]
April 24, 2016

A NASA Man Faces the Isolation of Space Without Ever Leaving Earth

Jason Labay—football player, works out twice a day—was feeling short of breath. So on March 17, St. Patrick’s Day, a Friday, he left work to go to […]
April 23, 2016


WHY A WORN OUT SPACE SUIT GOT AN ORBITAL BURIAL On February 3, 2006, commander Bill McArthur and flight engineer Valery Tokarev stepped outside the ISS […]
April 23, 2016

NASA invests $67 million into solar electric propulsion for deep space exploration

NASA has selected Aerojet Rocketdyne for a $67 million contract to develop an advanced Solar Electric Propulsion (SEP) system for future deep-space missions. In a press release, NASA stated that […]
April 22, 2016

Dreaming of NASA: 4 Degrees to Shoot for the Stars

Outer space continues to be the last frontier yet to be conquered by man. Even with the multitudes of significant and marvelous scientific discoveries made in […]
April 22, 2016

NASA Honors Prince by Tweeting Photo of Purple Nebula

The famous Crab Nebula, as seen by the Hubble and Herschel space telescopes. NASA tweeted out this photo on April 21, 2016, in honor of the […]
April 21, 2016

Russia's Progress Spacecraft: Cargo to the ISS

Progress spacecraft are automated, unpiloted and single-use vehicles that typically deliver fuel and supplies to the International Space Station three to four times each year. They […]