An astronaut from Maryland who became a local social media sensation has returned to Earth after six months in orbit.
U.S. Navy Lt. Commander G. Reid Wiseman, who was born and raised in the Baltimore area, cheered on the Orioles from the International Space Station Thursday.
There are millions upon millions of dollars worth of technology on the International Space Station, and American astronaut Steve Swanson has used it to take a space walk selfie.
Christmas has finally arrived for the six space station astronauts.
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.
A commercial craft carrying a ton of supplies for the International Space Station ran into thruster trouble shortly after liftoff Friday. Flight controllers managed to gain control, but were forced to delay its arrival at the orbiting lab.
NASA says the International Space Station has lost contact with NASA controllers in Houston. Officials say the six crew members and station are fine and they expect to fix the problem soon.