outer space

Quasar, or feeding black hole. (credit: NASA/ESAvia Getty Images)

Rocket to Study When First Stars, Galaxies Were Formed

Researchers are studying data on galaxy creation collected by an experiment launched from Virginia’s Wallops Island Flight Facility.


In this photo provided by NASA, a total lunar eclipse is seen as the full moon is shadowed by the Earth on the arrival of the winter solstice on Dec. 21, 2010 in Arlington, Va. (credit: Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images)

NASA Missing More Than 500 Moon Rocks, Comet Chunks

Astronauts may have had the ‘right stuff’ to go to the moon, but when it comes to keeping track of what they brought back, NASA seems to have misplaced some of that stuff.