- Rocket launched from Wallops to test motor, other technology Updated: Oct-08-15 8:02 am
WALLOPS ISLAND, Virginia - NASA says preliminary indications show that a modified motor performed as planned during a test flight.
- How to prepare for Mars? NASA consults Navy sub force Updated: Oct-05-15 8:36 am
GROTON, Connecticut - As NASA contemplates a manned voyage to Mars and the effects missions deeper into space could have on astronauts, it's tapping research from another outfit with experience sending people to the deep: the U.S. Navy submarine force.
- Purdue student simulates NASA mission to Mars Updated: Oct-05-15 8:27 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - As Jocelyn Dunn drove closer to the top of the volcano, she noticed that plant life started to recede. Animal life was no where to be found. Civilization faded into the rear-view mirror.
- Damon, Scott book a return to space in 'The Martian' Updated: Sep-29-15 9:48 pm
TORONTO - "The Martian" was briefly stranded in Hollywood development when Ridley Scott reached out to Matt Damon, the star attached to the stalled projected.
- Review: Damon charms as stranded astronaut in 'The Martian' Updated: Sep-28-15 11:28 am
Without Matt Damon, the solitary fight for survival on Mars would be lonely indeed. Alone on screen for most of his scenes as an astronaut stranded on the red planet, the Oscar-nominated actor is the winning heart of Ridley Scott's epic space adventure, "The Martian."
- Austin students making parts for astronaut training center Updated: Sep-20-15 10:01 am
DECATUR, Alabama - Austin High School student Ryan Anthony cringed when the blueprints from NASA arrived. So did teacher Bill Gibson and classmate Brady Dial.
- Shades of Blue aims to recruit a new generation of aviators Updated: Sep-19-15 9:44 am
AURORA, Colorado - Longtime United Airlines pilot Willie Daniels sees a looming crisis barreling down on the nation's airline industry.
- Report: Orbital faces risks in resuming space station runs Updated: Sep-17-15 3:18 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - One of NASA's two commercial suppliers, Virginia-based Orbital, faces an uphill struggle in resuming deliveries to the International Space Station, according to a government report issued Thursday.
- NASA relates real projects to upcoming film 'The Martian' Updated: Sep-16-15 7:36 pm
HOUSTON - In one scene of Ridley Scott's upcoming movie, "The Martian," a group of serious-looking NASA administrators meet in a video conference with a group of harried-looking engineers.
- NASA pushes 1st flight of Orion spacecraft with crew to 2023 Updated: Sep-16-15 3:51 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - NASA's newest spacecraft, the Orion, won't be flying astronauts as soon as anticipated.
- NASA astronaut hits halfway point of yearlong spaceflight Updated: Sep-15-15 5:02 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - Space station astronaut Scott Kelly is halfway home.
- Bezos' space company to build, launch rockets in Florida Updated: Sep-15-15 3:26 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is shipping his space business to Florida.