Soviet space program pioneer volunteers to become one of the first people on Mars, after 50 years away from space.
The James Webb space telescope will help us peer into the invisible infrared Universe.
Recent statements from one of NASA's lead officials indicate that the U.S. isn't likely to return to the Moon anytime soon, at least not under its own power.
As part of an upcoming ISS mission, 3D printers will take their first steps beyond Earth's atmosphere.
Planetary Resources, the company working to mine asteroids for precious metals, has just announced a plan to put everyone in space, virtually, via a new space telescope.
If you thought hackathons were just for making movies like The Social Network more interesting, NASA has a surprise for you.
Physical fitness and a sound mind were only part of the "right stuff" for NASA's very first astronaut.
Everybody loves a swirly straw, even forming galaxies.
J.J. Abrams' retelling of Star Trek's formative years has sparked a new, ridiculously extreme sport.
A Russian fan has offered up a whopping $1.5 million for the right to ride into space with actor Leonardo DiCaprio.