Margaret Hamilton: MIT Software Pioneer Who Helped Save Apollo 11 Moon MissionFortunately, for Apollo 11 and all of mankind, a young, brilliant MIT software engineer saw a potentially mission-crippling error coming from nearly a million miles away.
‘Dream Come True’: NASA Is One Giant Leap For A Georgia Peanut FarmerGrowing up in rural Georgia, Lewis Wooten felt light years away from the long, illustrious career he has built at NASA.
PHOTOS: Apollo 11 Mission ImagesOn July 20, 1969, Commander Neil Armstrong announced to NASA mission control, "the Eagle has landed."
VIDEO: The Race To The Moon, USA Vs. USSRDuring the Cold War, one battlefront between the USA and USSR was in the sky, as the nations fought to be first to space.
SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Launches 24 Satellites And Bill Nye Project Into OrbitThe U.S. military is officially teaming up with SpaceX, ordering its first rocket launch Tuesday.
Americans Want Space Program To Focus On Asteroids And Robot UseSo much for walking on the moon again... a new poll says Americans would prefer that the space program focus on potential asteroid impacts, scientific research and using robots.
NASA Finds 'Water Ice' On The Surface Of The MoonScientists have long believed that water ice could exist in the ever-dark recesses at the moon's poles and that belief has finally been confirmed in a paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on Aug. 20.
Spacewalking Astronauts Set Up TV Cameras For Arriving ShipsSpacewalking astronauts set up TV cameras Thursday for new crew capsules set to arrive in coming months.
Woman Sues NASA To Keep Moon Dust Gift From Neil ArmstrongA woman is suing NASA over a gift she claims was given to her by the first man to walk on the moon, Neil Armstrong.
Uranus Smells Like Rotten Eggs, Scientists ConfirmIt likely won't get any easier for the seventh planet in our solar system as a new report has confirmed that Uranus does actually stink like bad gas.
SpaceX Falcon 9 Launches Reused Cargo Ship To Space StationThree days after a successful launch from California, SpaceX engineers launched another Falcon 9 rocket Monday from Cape Canaveral to boost nearly three tons of supplies and equipment to the International Space Station.