NASA will send two Expedition 38 astronauts on spacewalks over the weekend and on Christmas Day.
There 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.
There’s a pump problem on the International Space Station. On Wednesday, the pump module on one of the space station’s two external cooling loops automatically shut down.
It’s not quite the 4th of July, but there will be quite a sky show this weekend thanks to a meteor shower.
To mark the 15th anniversary of the International Space Station, some of the astronauts who helped hook up the first two pieces are returning to Florida for the occasion.
A former high level NASA manager who also helped the private sector develop spacecraft pleaded guilty Monday in federal court to a conflict-of-interest charge.
Comet ISON is teasing the solar system as it dances with the sun and it’s giving astronomers mixed signals.
Talk about you astronomical cliffhangers. On Thursday – Thanksgiving – the comet Comet ISON, now thought to be less than a mile wide, will either fry and shatter, victim of the sun’s incredible power, or endure and quite possibly put on one fabulous celestial show.
NASA’s newest robotic explorer blasted off from Cape Canaveral Monday to begin its journey to Mars. Maven — short for Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution, with a capital “N” in EvolutioN — bears eight science instruments.
NASA’s newest robotic explorer is set to blast off from earth Monday for a 10-month journey to Mars.