New American Girl Doll Is An Aspiring Martian AstronautAmerican Girl has a new model meant to encourage girls to reach the stars.
Last Man To Walk On Moon Dead At 82Astronaut Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the moon, died at the age of 82 in Houston hospital.
2 Spacemen Back Home After Year Aloft: 'We Did It!'NASA astronaut Scott Kelly is returning to Earth Tuesday night after a space mission that has spanned a U.S.-record 340 days.
SpaceX Capsule Soars With Dummy In 1st Test Of Crew EscapeIn another big test flight on Wednesday, a capsule was fired into the air to try out its new, super-streamlined launch escape system for astronauts.
Italian Astronaut Brews, Sips First Fresh Espresso In SpaceIn a cup designed for use in zero-gravity, an Italian astronaut sipped coffee from the world’s first espresso machine in space.
Three Space Station Astronauts Return To EarthAfter almost six months in outer space, three space station astronauts have made it back home to Earth safely.
Last Call: Pluto-Bound Craft Crosses Neptune OrbitThe New Horizons spacecraft, on its way to Pluto, crossed the orbit of Neptune Monday.
NASA Orders Emergency Spacewalk Repairs At ISSThere is trouble aboard the International Space Station and two astronauts will have to perform an emergency spacewalk to fix a bad pump on an external cooling system.
Astronaut May Get Christmas Wish For SpacewalkMost people, for Christmas, ask for material things. But astronaut Rick Mastracchio, because of a broken cooling system at the spacestation, may actually get a spacewalk or two just in time for the holiday.
Astronaut With Flooded Helmet Felt Like GoldfishItaly’s first spacewalking astronaut, after a leak flooded his helmet with water Tuesday while trying to performance maintenance at International Space Station, believes he now knows what it feels like to be a goldfish.
Spacewalkers Tackle Pending List Of ChoresA list of pending chores, which includes collecting science experiments, sent two astronauts to the International Space Station Tuesday.
Space Shuttle Atlantis Exhibit OpensA who's-who of NASA officials, astronauts, and former astronauts gathered at the Kennedy Space Center Saturday to get an up-close view of the last space shuttle to travel to space.