President Barack Obama has signed HR 667, the congressional resolution that redesignates NASA's Hugh L. Dryden Flight Research Center as the Neil A. Armstrong Flight Research Center
Comets are among the most beautiful and least understood nomads of the night sky.
A University of Colorado Boulder research center will launch two payloads aboard Orbital Sciences Corp.’s commercial Cygnus spacecraft
While others speak of curbing intelligence surveillance activities, the Defense Science Board argues in a new report that the U.S. government should expand and accelerate
For the first time in more than a decade, five NASA Earth science missions will be launched into space in the same year, opening new and improved remote eyes to monitor our changing planet.
The postwar, sequestration-era Army is working on becoming “a smaller, more lethal, deployable and agile force,”
The Senate’s 88-page report on the Benghazi assault provides a new detail about the role of an al-Qaida-linked organization
Scientists using the Herschel space observatory have made the first definitive detection of water vapor on the largest and roundest object in the asteroid belt, Ceres.
On Jan. 24, 2014, Marilia Samara will be waiting for the perfect aurora.
Astronomers have used NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and a suite of other telescopes to reveal one of the most powerful black holes known.
From Arizona’s Sonoran Desert in the south, to the pine-covered mountains in the central part of the state, unusual incidents seem to occur with some regularity.
Not long after publishing a paper in a prestigious journal about plants being able to 'talk' using sound, Monica Gagliano is back with her new findings showing that they can 'learn'.
In its first 25 days of operations, the newly reactivated NEOWISE mission has detected 857 minor bodies in our solar system
NASA is inviting the public to help astronomers discover embryonic planetary systems hidden among data from the agency's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) mission
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