NASA wants to create a robotic gas station in space. While that might call to mind visions of interstellar starships, the unmanned depot won't actually be used to refuel rockets...
General Electric is taking a "small step" into sneaker design to commemorate the role — or rather, sole — it had in mankind's first "giant leap" on the moon. Forty-five years to...
45 years ago, Apollo 11 landed on the moon, and American astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the lunar surface.
Astronauts celebrated the start of the World Cup in Brazil on Thursday by kicking around a soccer ball aboard the International Space Station.
Astrobiology isn't just about chasing aliens. Its industrial applications for Earth increasingly help secure funding from otherwise skeptical government bureaucrats.
Scientists have just discovered a distant galaxy with not one but three supermassive black holes at its core.
Italian coffee company Lavazza, engineering company Argotec and Italian space agency ASI are working together to bring espresso to space.
Here is an astronaut's view of lightning, as seen from the International Space Station
In honor of the 45th anniversary of Apollo 11, Trip Advisor pored over thousands of reviews to determine the best space attractions.
Meteors leave ionized trails in the atmosphere, and bounce distant radio signals to cause pings, blips and whistles on empty spectrum. Tune in to hear it.
It'll cost you a quarter of a million dollars to fly into space on Richard Branson's space ship, but oh what a ride it will be.
A NASA video released Wednesday shows striking footage of a mid-level solar flare.
The technology you use to snap photos of your friends is now being used to photograph planets trillions of miles away.
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey has only aired three episodes, but the show is already teaching people some mind blowing facts.
A visual look at some of the spacecraft's biggest moments over the last 36 years.
Sally Ride never intended to be a hero. In fact, she was a shy girl who never raised her hand in class, loved to play tennis and read Scientific American religiously. When she r...
Every astronaut gets to bring 3.3 pounds worth of stuff to the International Space Station, but sometimes curious items pop up on the flight manifesto.
This amazing photo of the planetary nebula Sharpless 2-188, located in the constellation Cassiopeia, bears an amazing resemblance to the Firefox logo.
Get stargazing quickly and easily with this purchase guide. No matter your price range, available space or prior knowledge, there's a telescope for you.
In honor of NASA's 55th Anniversary we put together this infographic that shows NASA's planned expeditions through 2030.