The dedicated dad who built the NASA Mission Control Desk for his sons hopes to teach them more about space with this impressive simulator. Ground Control to Major Dad, all systems go!
In an out of this world first, the space probe enters the gravitational pull of a comet ahead of a landing attempt scheduled for November.
The craft, launched back in 2004, rendezvoused with comet 67P/GC, ahead of a planned landing in November.
Way back in 1964, the planet Earth got a lot closer to the moon thanks to a successful NASA spacecraft mission.
One of the new spacecraft's advantages is its ability to be reused after a soft landing and its propellants are reloaded, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says.
Elon Musk has just unveiled the second-generation Dragon space capsule, the V2. It seats seven comfortably and could be flying soon.
NASA leaves some more debris on the lunar surface by intentionally crashing a spacecraft...for science.
The European Space Agency's solar-powered Rosetta craft will "wake up" after napping for two and a half years and begin the final part of its unprecedented journey to rendezvous with a comet.
An extremely rare microbe pops up in two different spacecraft clean rooms, one in Florida and one in South America.
The European Space Agency's Automated Transfer Vehicle puts on a spectacular fireworks display on re-entry.