- NASA hits snag while inflating new room at space station Updated: May-26-16 5:47 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - NASA hit a snag while trying to inflate an experimental room at the International Space Station on Thursday and put everything on indefinite hold.
- NASA's yearlong spaceman still has sore feet, fatigue Updated: May-25-16 5:09 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - NASA's yearlong spaceman still is nursing sore feet, stiff legs and fatigue, even after nearly three months back on Earth.
- Arizona researcher asks for help finding meteor in Maine Updated: May-25-16 1:01 am
RANGELY, Maine - A planetary science field researcher from Arizona is seeking help finding a fireball recorded last week streaking across the sky by police in Maine.
- Australian leader's poll numbers sag 2 weeks into campaign Updated: May-23-16 1:34 am
CANBERRA, Australia - Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's popularity dipped slightly in a poll published Monday two weeks into what appears to be a tight campaign ahead of July 2 general elections.
- Priest River teacher marks 25 years of astronaut visits Updated: May-20-16 6:21 pm
PRIEST RIVER, Idaho - Someone once told teacher Chris Naccarato he'd never get an astronaut to visit his students at Priest River Elementary School.
- School in twin astronauts' hometown renamed in their honor Updated: May-19-16 5:32 pm
WEST ORANGE, New Jersey - A New Jersey school is so proud of two of its most famous alumni that it's taking their name.
- Winter students to uplink with hometown astronaut Updated: May-19-16 7:18 am
WINTER, Wisconsin - Students in the Winter School District will have a unique opportunity to visit with their hometown astronaut Jeff Williams who's currently aboard the International Space Station.
- Space shuttle external tank to be displayed in Los Angeles Updated: May-18-16 3:08 pm
LOS ANGELES - NASA has shipped its last space shuttle external propellant tank to California to join the retired orbiter Endeavour on display in Los Angeles. The plan is to mount the winged spaceship vertically on the massive tank as if ready for launch, complete with a real pair of solid rocket boosters.
- Mars is within reach, says German tapped for space command Updated: May-18-16 11:41 am
COLOGNE, Germany - Humans could set foot on Mars within decades if they wanted to, according to the German astronaut who has been tapped to become his country's first commander of the International Space Station.
- Purdue to publish new biography of astronaut Gus Grissom Updated: May-10-16 10:49 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A new biography of the life of Indiana-born astronaut Gus Grissom will be released this summer by the Purdue University Press.
- NASA's official exoplanet count more than doubles Updated: May-10-16 5:34 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - The Milky Way just got a lot more crowded - with planets.
- Diana Taurasi back in WNBA, shoots for 4th Olympic gold Updated: May-09-16 6:49 pm
PHOENIX - Diana Taurasi is back - back from another triumphant season in Europe, back in the WNBA after taking a year off, and back for a shot at a fourth Olympic gold medal.
- Toledo astrophysicist publishes book exploring the universe Updated: May-01-16 3:05 am
CENTRALIA, Washington - While Bill Nye the Science Guy is rarely, if ever, seen without a bowtie, Toledo theoretical astrophysicist Ethan Siegel prefers his ensembles to include a kilt.
- Minnesota science museum creating space research kits Updated: Apr-29-16 11:47 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The Science Museum of Minnesota has a $14 million contract to help turn NASA's deep wealth of space research into interactive exhibits, activities and other learning experiences.
- Japan abandons costly X-ray satellite lost in space Updated: Apr-29-16 12:27 am
TOKYO - Japan's space agency has abandoned its efforts to restore the operations of a multimillion-dollar satellite that was to probe the mysteries of black holes using X-ray telescopes.
- SpaceX aims to send 'Red Dragon' capsule to Mars in 2018 Updated: Apr-27-16 4:47 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - SpaceX is shooting for Mars.
- NASA astronauts prepare for flight on commercial spacecraft Updated: Apr-27-16 9:10 am
ST. LOUIS - Five years after the last NASA astronauts flew from Cape Canaveral, Florida, to the International Space Station, a new group is preparing for a trip, this time on a private spacecraft.