April 2, 2014

Neil Armstrong: Why The World Needs ‘Nerdy Engineers’

Combine the gravitas of humanity’s first moon visitor with the whimsy of animation, and the result is pure fun. Here, you can see part of Neil Armstrong’s […]
April 1, 2014

Private space taxis are a 'critical need' for US, NASA chief says

Developing private spaceships to launch astronauts from U.S. soil in the near future should be a top priority for the nation’s space program, NASA administrator Charles […]
March 31, 2014

Seeds of Monster Black Holes Were Surprisingly Big

The gigantic black holes that lurk at the hearts of galaxies were apparently born big. The central black holes in dwarf galaxies — the “seeds” that […]
March 29, 2014

NASA Unveils Stunning New Milky Way Portrait

Talk about an out-of-this-world map! NASA has unveiled a stunning new clickable panoramic portrait of our home galaxy, the Milky Way. The zoomable, 360-degree view was […]
March 28, 2014

New Soyuz Trio Completes Two Day Trip to Station

A new trio of Expedition 39 flight engineers has arrived at the International Space Station after a two-day, 34-orbit trip. Soyuz Commander Alexander Skvortsov was at […]
March 27, 2014

New NASA suits turn astronaut training into weird high-fashion competition

The Johnson Space Center has revealed its latest design for new suits and NASA wants your input on which to create. Three different models for the Z2 […]
March 26, 2014

Camera used on moon landing sold for $758,489

It was put on auction as a camera that made it to the moon and back. And it had its price — nearly $760,000. The Hasselblad […]
March 25, 2014

Plugging the hole in Hawking’s black hole theory

Recently physicists have been poking holes again in Stephen Hawking’s black hole theory – including Hawking himself. For decades physicists across the globe have been trying […]
March 24, 2014

NASA Targeting Earth Observing Satellites and ISS Sensors to Aid Missing Malaysian Airline Search

NASA has actively joined the hunt for the missing Malaysian Airline flight MH-370 that mysteriously disappeared without a trace more than two weeks ago on March 8, 2014. […]