Margaret Hamilton: MIT Software Pioneer Who Helped Save Apollo 11 Moon MissionFortunately, for Apollo 11 and all of mankind, a young, brilliant MIT software engineer saw a potentially mission-crippling error coming from nearly a million miles away.
‘Dream Come True’: NASA Is One Giant Leap For A Georgia Peanut FarmerGrowing up in rural Georgia, Lewis Wooten felt light years away from the long, illustrious career he has built at NASA.
PHOTOS: Apollo 11 Mission ImagesOn July 20, 1969, Commander Neil Armstrong announced to NASA mission control, "the Eagle has landed."
VIDEO: The Race To The Moon, USA Vs. USSRDuring the Cold War, one battlefront between the USA and USSR was in the sky, as the nations fought to be first to space.
NASA Probes Cruising Earth's Magnetic Field Track Radiation Belts In SpaceA NASA mission is entering its final phase. The probes will be brought into lower orbits, and will eventually burn up in the atmosphere.
NASA Finds 'Water Ice' On The Surface Of The MoonScientists have long believed that water ice could exist in the ever-dark recesses at the moon's poles and that belief has finally been confirmed in a paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on Aug. 20.
Woman Sues NASA To Keep Moon Dust Gift From Neil ArmstrongA woman is suing NASA over a gift she claims was given to her by the first man to walk on the moon, Neil Armstrong.
Uranus Smells Like Rotten Eggs, Scientists ConfirmIt likely won't get any easier for the seventh planet in our solar system as a new report has confirmed that Uranus does actually stink like bad gas.
Scientists: Solid Evidence for 9th Planet in Solar SystemScientists say they finally have "solid evidence" for Planet X, a true ninth planet on the fringes of our solar system.
NASA Want Ad: Astronauts Needed to Help Get to MarsNASA opened its astronaut-application website Monday.
New NASA Photos Show Massive Rocket Explosion in VirginiaThe launch of an unmanned commercial supply rocket on the eastern shore of Virginia was supposed to be a moment of celebration.