Calling all stargazers: The first major meteor shower of the year — the Lyrids — will occur in mid-April and is expected to light up the evening sky with a dazzling display.
Leaving middle seats open and vacant on airplanes may significantly reduce a passenger’s risk of exposure to the coronavirus, a new study published by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention suggests.
NASA has released a new photograph from Mars, showing a sea of blue dunes on the Red Planet.
It’s now been 40 years since the maiden flight of space shuttle Columbia, the first flight of a reusable spacecraft and the inaugural mission of the 30-year space shuttle program.
Once the Ingenuity Mars helicopter’s flight takes place, it will be the first powered, controlled flight on another planet.
NASA’s Artemis program, which is already set to send the first woman to the moon in 2024, will also send the first person of color to the moon.
Two space flights will blast off later this year with some special cargo on board. The spacecrafts will carry works of art from around the world to the moon. For the first time ever, this collection will include artwork by women.
Some debris from a SpaceX rocket that lit up the Pacific Northwest sky last week has been recovered from private property in central Washington state.
Asteroid Apophis, which was believed to be on a potential collision course for Earth, is no longer going to be an issue for our big blue planet for another 100 years, scientists say.
March’s full Worm Moon will reach peak illumination on Sunday, March 28. But it will actually appear full for about three days.
With the blessing of the Wright family, NASA included a tiny piece of fabric from the 1903 Wright Flyer I on an experimental helicopter set to take flight soon on Mars.
The largest asteroid to pass by our planet in 2021 will be at its closest on Sunday, providing astronomers a rare chance to see the giant rock that formed at the dawn of our solar system.
Minnesota native and NASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei is about to catch another rocket ride into space.
The FAA says the man not only refused to keep his mask on but also kept drinking alcohol he brought onto the plane for his flight to the Caribbean.
A Minnesota native is set to make his second trip to space next month with to Russian astronauts headed to the International Space Station.
A huge asteroid called Apophis will make its closest approach to Earth, but pass safely by our planet Friday evening.
For the first time in history, astronomers have detected what they've deemed a "space hurricane" in Earth's upper atmosphere.
UK residents were treated to an astronomical show Sunday when a meteor lit up the night sky.
NASA's Kate Rubins and Victor Glover ventured out Sunday to install support frames for new, high-efficiency solar panels arriving at the International Space Station later this year.
An American Airlines jet encountered an apparent UFO over northeastern New Mexico Sunday afternoon.