September 7, 2014

Nasa: Asteroid 2014 RC to safely fly past Earth

A small asteroid about the size of a house will fly past Earth on Sunday, US space agency Nasa says. The asteroid, 2014 RC, will pass […]
September 5, 2014

'House-Sized' Asteroid to Buzz Earth on Sunday

On Sunday (Sept. 7), a house-sized interplanetary interloper will fly past Earth at a distance of only 20,000 miles — that’s one-tenth of the distance from […]
April 14, 2014

For 'Cosmos' Host Neil deGrasse Tyson, TV Filming an Otherworldly Experience

NEW YORK — Filming “Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey” was a brand-new experience for the TV show’s host. Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson had made television appearances before […]
September 29, 2013

Spacecraft Docks With ISS

Orbital Sciences Corp. on Sunday became the second commercial entity to send a spacecraft to the international space station, as its unmanned cargo vehicle executed a […]
February 19, 2013

Possible meteor reported off the coast of Florida

The sky is falling! Florida residents reported seeing a flickering light falling off the state’s eastern coast Sunday night, raising curiosity over whether Earth has played […]