You Can See Jupiter And Its Largest Moons With Just Binoculars This MonthFor space lovers around the world, the month of June is set to be stellar.
NASA & FEMA Are Practicing What Would Happen If An Asteroid Hits EarthWhen it comes to extraterrestrial threats, you can never be too careful.
MIT Celebrates NASA's Insight Probe Successfully Landing On MarsAfter traveling millions of miles, the lander touched down to cheers in the command center -- and at MIT.
Cambridge NASA Simulator Allows Visitors To Experience Mission To An AsteroidIf you've never led a mission to an asteroid, or likely never will, this is your chance.
The Earth Is Wobbling And Humans Are To BlameScientists say the Earth's axis of spin has shifted about 34 feet in the last century and cite three major causes.
NASA Finds 'Water Ice' On The Surface Of The MoonScientists have long believed that water ice could exist in the ever-dark recesses at the moon's poles and that belief has finally been confirmed.
Life On Mars? NASA Finds Organic Matter On Red PlanetOrganic matter has been found on Mars in soil samples taken from 3 billion-year-old mudstone in the Gale crater by the Curiosity rover, NASA announced Thursday.
Earth Has Near Miss With Asteroid Spotted Just Hours EarlierAn asteroid came alarmingly close to striking the Earth on April 15, just hours after the large space rock was spotted flying through the solar system.
Christa McAuliffe's Lost Lessons Finally Taught In SpaceThirty-two years after the Challenger disaster, a pair of teachers turned astronauts will pay tribute to McAuliffe by carrying out her science classes on the International Space Station.
NASA Photo Shows Frozen Ocean Waters Around Cape CodA satellite image from Sunday released by NASA shows Nantucket Sound and Buzzards Bay iced over.
NASA's New Astronaut Class Includes 2 With Massachusetts TiesNASA chose 12 new astronauts Wednesday from its biggest pool of applicants ever, hand-picking seven men and five women who could one day fly aboard the nation's next generation of spacecraft.
Astronauts Go On Spacewalk To Make Urgent Station RepairsSpacewalking astronauts made urgent repairs at the International Space Station on Tuesday, three days after a critical relay box abruptly failed.
NASA Releases New Images Of Earth At NightNASA is painting a brighter picture of how Earth is populated by releasing new images of the planet at night.
Trump Signs Bill Authorizing NASA Funding, Mars ExplorationThe measure amends current law to add human exploration of the red planet as a goal for the agency.
'Mind-Blowing' NASA Discovery: 7 Earth-Sized Planets Orbiting Nearby StarNASA announced a major discovery Wednesday that could go a long way toward answering the question “Are we alone?”