Space ProgramsNASA, Soviet and Russian space programs and the International Space Station
Astronomers estimate that billions of habitable planets are orbiting red dwarf stars. What would it be like to live there?
June 2013 | By Bruce Lieberman
Jan Evans recalls how it was for the families of moon voyagers in the Apollo era.
June 2013 | By Jennifer Ross-Nazzal
To new jobs, some odder than others.
June 2013 | By Jeremy Davis
How a team of experts navigated a spaceship through the streets of L.A.
May 21, 2013 | By Heather Goss
Somebody had to do it.
May 13, 2013 | By Tony Reichhardt
Space exploration and the limits of charity.
May 09, 2013 | By Tony Reichhardt
The Herschel Space Telescope closes its eye after the last of its coolant evaporated this week.
April 30, 2013 | By Heather Goss
So it's not the Moon or Mars. Get over it.
April 12, 2013 | By Tony Reichhardt
Instead of astronauts going to the rock, the rock will come to them.
April 12, 2013 | By Guy Gugliotta
After logging nearly 1,400 hours in orbit, Jerry Ross reflects on spaceflight past and future.
April 08, 2013 | By Diane Tedeschi
The 2013 National Air and Space Museum Trophy Winners.
April 2013 | By The Editors
Why Europe wants its own satellite navigation program.
April 2013 | By Craig Mellow
It’s not a place, exactly. But it could be NASA’s next destination.
April 2013 | By Guy Gugliotta
The team that landed Curiosity on Mars takes home a trophy.
March 22, 2013 | By Paul Hoversten
New data from Mars suggest that it may have been hospitable to life in the past. Haven't we heard this before?
March 13, 2013 | By Paul D. Spudis
After the Columbia accident, seeing the crew cabin of the destroyed shuttle was an emotional experience for many NASA astronauts.
February 01, 2013 | By Tony Reichhardt
As the pilot of a 727 that simulates weightlessness, John Benisch is always searching for that perfect parabola.
February 01, 2013 | By Pat Trenner
Support for "disaggregation" of military satellites is getting louder.
January 31, 2013 | By Heather Goss
NASA buys back its own technology for inflatable space modules.
January 17, 2013 | By Tony Reichhardt
In the 1950s, balloons carried live mice to near-space to study how the trip might affect astronauts.
January 11, 2013 | By Heather Goss