A Russian spacecraft containing 45 mice, 8 gerbils, and 15 newts returned to Earth on Sunday.
NASA is preparing the TESS observatory (Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite) to follow-up on the successes of the planet-hunting Kepler observatory
Rocket launches aren't just amazing sights for people on Earth. They wow astronauts in space, too.
Atmospheric physicist Nick Gorkavyi missed witnessing an event of the century last winter when a meteor exploded over his hometown of Chelyabinsk, Russia.
A UK-Canadian team of scientists has discovered ancient pockets of water, which have been isolated deep underground for billions of years
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CBS News has learned that the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (DNI) cut specific references to "al Qaeda" and "terrorism"
As NASA's Dawn spacecraft travels to its next destination, this mosaic synthesizes some of the best views the spacecraft had of the giant asteroid Vesta.
My colleague Ian O’Neill has described one of the most unique interplanetary missions in the history of space exploration
A programme that convinced humans that it was a 13-year-old boy has become the first computer ever to pass the Turing Test.
Scientists say they are sure there is no chance of the 150ft (45.7m) wide space rock hitting the planet.
In the spirit of Halloween, scientists are releasing a trio of stellar ghosts caught in infrared light by NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope.
As the Air Force gets smaller in the years to come, it will have to emphasize the areas that will be the most relevant to defense, the Air Force chief of staff said here today.
Kennedy Space Center leaders say they're on schedule for an unmanned test flight next year of Orion, NASA's next vehicle for taking astronauts into space.
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