A new interactive graphic highlights the space agency's plans.
November 28, 2012 | By Heather Goss
An STS-135 photo album
November 16, 2012 | By Tony Reichhardt
If the Mercury astronauts seemed obsessed with bathroom humor, maybe it was because of their doctors.
October 03, 2012 | By Tony Reichhardt
NASA's Chief Historian.
September 2012 | By Perry Turner
A gallery of traveling air- and spacecraft loaned out by the Smithsonian.
September 18, 2012 | By Heather Goss
Masten Space System's test vehicle, Xombie, took a nice ride this week.
August 16, 2012 | By Heather Goss
Astronauts and satellites get to watch the Games from Olympian heights.
July 24, 2012 | By Heather Goss
America's first woman in space describes the beauty of Earth from orbit.
July 2012 | By Sally Ride
Within months of its first flight, August Bellanca's Skyrocket II set five world speed records.
July 2012 | By George C. Larson, Member, NAA
The Southern California birthplace of the space shuttle is going to spit-shine and welcome visitors to see a piece of nearly forgotten aerospace history.
June 14, 2012 | By Heather Goss
Inside a warehouse in Downey, California, a one-winged space shuttle sits underneath a blanket of Tyvek sheeting.
June 12, 2012 | By Heather Goss
To buy a piece of space history, you need plenty of cash.
May 03, 2012 | By Rebecca Maksel
A new book recounts (sort of) the difficult restoration of a deteriorating Saturn V.
May 01, 2012 | By Heather Goss
Cool new concept for a Europa lander! Wish we could afford it.
March 30, 2012 | By Tony Reichhardt
A well-traveled toy enters the Smithsonian collection.
March 29, 2012 | By Rebecca Maksel
Forgotten photos show the human face of NASA's early astronaut program.
March 20, 2012 | By Tony Reichhardt
A handy interactive map shows what lies ahead in space over the next decade.
February 01, 2012 | By Heather Goss
January 2012 | By J.R. Dailey
Alan Shepard was brave enough to ride the Mercury-Redstone rocket. These guys were brave enough to light it.
January 2012 | By Tony Reichhardt
A photo of astronaut Ed White, taken aboard Gemini IV, may be the first photo of an astronaut taken by another inside a spacecraft.
November 30, 2011 | By Heather Goss