Space ProgramsNASA, Soviet and Russian space programs and the International Space Station
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
Congress has proposed that the name of NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center be re-named to honor Neil Armstrong. Should it?
January 06, 2013 | By Paul D. Spudis
The rules for naming features on the Moon are simple, but not always logical.
December 31, 2012 | By Paul D. Spudis
In 1968, in the midst of war, Apollo 8 offered a glimmer of hope and humanity.
December 23, 2012 | By Tony Reichhardt
A new film about the perspective that comes with seeing Earth from afar.
December 07, 2012 | By Tony Reichhardt
A 16th-century telescope, Lunar Orbiter mission documents, early views of deep space, and more go on auction this week.
December 03, 2012 | By Rebecca Maksel
A new interactive graphic highlights the space agency's plans.
November 28, 2012 | By Heather Goss
Using the material and energy resources of space could be a major game-changer for spaceflight. So why haven't we ever done it?
November 17, 2012 | By Paul D. Spudis