Apollo Command/Service Module

March 14, 2016

Pilot the Apollo 11 Moon Landing in This Detailed VR Recreation

An estimated 530 million people watched Apollo 11 land on the Moon in the summer of 1969. Few historical events have ever inspired such a sweeping […]
January 12, 2016

Meet the First Hispanic American in Space

His first mission, on the shuttle Columbia, launched 30 years ago on Jan. 12, 1986 Growing up in Costa Rica, Franklin Chang Díaz and his friends […]
December 5, 2014

Liftoff: NASA's Orion spacecraft launched into orbit

The Orion capsule launched into space on Friday morning, taking the United States on its first step in a long journey that could one day take […]
December 2, 2014

NASA Prepares To Test New Spacecraft (That You've Likely Never Heard Of)

NASA is about to launch a new spaceship into orbit, and Mallory Loe has never heard of it. “I mean, technically, NASA doesn’t have another spaceship, […]
April 3, 2013

For Sale: Buzz Aldrin’s Toothbrush, $9,000 OBO

How much would you pay for another man’s toothbrush, if that toothbrush happened to have gone to the moon? The auction house estimates someone might throw […]