Tweeting from space might not be a vital part of Astronaut Reid Wiseman’s job description, but it certainly grabbed the attention of hundreds of thousands who re-shared his amazing pictures from his first trip on the International Space Station.
An astronaut from Maryland who became a local social media sensation has returned to Earth after six months in orbit.
Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo accident proved what astronauts and their families know too well: Space can be deadly.
An astronaut from Maryland who became a local social media sensation will be returning home soon.
If NASA is to ever meet its goal of sending humans into deep space, it first must figure out how to protect its astronauts from prolonged exposure to high levels of radiation.
Spacewalking astronauts easily replaced a dead computer outside the International Space Station on Wednesday and got their orbiting home back up to full strength.
The nation’s newest astronaut candidates are making a visit to the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum.
The ISS is experiencing trouble with one of two temperature control systems.
The second American to orbit the Earth and one of the last surviving original Mercury 7 astronauts has died.
The spacewalking astronaut who came close to drowning in a flooded helmet searched for clues in his spacesuit Wednesday, in hopes of understanding the unprecedented water leak.