Aug 6, 2012 The NASA rover Curiosity landed on the surface of the red planet late last night. And it was all hugs at NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab in California. That's because it took a lot of work -- and money -- to make this moment possible.
Aug 3, 2012 If you want to be surrounded by other earthlings as you watch NASA's Mars rovers land on the red planet, head for Times Square. The rovers, the space agency's biggest hits, will be live on the big screen.
Aug 3, 2012 Curiosity Rover will drop to Mars from ropes on Sunday night.
Jul 30, 2012 A new series of pictures of the moon show five of the six American flags put up by the Apollo crews 40 years ago are still standing.
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May 22, 2012 Funding to study our solar system will be cut by 20 percent. That's leaving some space programs in limbo.
Feb 27, 2012 Mars researchers are meeting with NASA today to figure out if there's a way to pay for future trips to the red planet.
Aug 11, 2011 Let's hope no aliens tried to contact us in the last four months. If they did they might have heard a busy signal, because the SETI (Search for...