NASA's Apollo 11 F-1 rocket engines were never meant to be recovered, but Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos went ahead and plucked them out of the Atlantic anyway.
John Glenn's Friendship 7 flight was just what the Soviet Union needed to regain their momentum in space.
NASA's Goddard Visualization team transforms data into art.
What a chance encounter the astronauts had with this eruption volcano. It couldn't possibly have looked this cool from the ground.
For a brief moment on John Glenn's orbital flight, NASA's first, it looked like the astronaut wouldn't make it home alive.
The Mars Curiosity rover continues to send back amazing imagery, and the latest batch is no exception, delivering a stunning 360-degree view of the planet's surface.
DVICE is on hand for the barely controlled explosion that sends the newest imaging satellite of the USGS into space on top of an Atlas V.
Rock powder to be analysed for evidence of water.
NASA heads for the future with technology from the past with plans to launch the largest solar sail ever unfurled into space next year.
Mining the Moon isn't as simple as sending astronauts up with jackhammers: doing the job efficiently requires a hard-working robot.