Astronomers and space enthusiasts watched as Mercury made a rare transit of the sun on Monday.
A Japanese supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Tuesday, two weeks after a launch pad fire halted the first countdown.
It may be a lot less than 2,000 light years from home, but there is now a “Rolling Stones Rock” on Mars.
When I was a little girl, I didn’t sit gazing up at the stars, wondering about distant planets and unexplored galaxies.
Plan on the moon: NASA tour guide turned flight controller on a split-second decision that secured historic landing
It may have been one small step for a man and a giant leap for mankind, but for Steve Bales it was the cue for a very long nap.
Two American astronauts have taken a spacewalk to replace ageing batteries on the International Space Station.
They were four words, Dave Mackay had waited a lifetime to say: “Welcome to space, Scotland.”
SHE was the first monkey to be sent into space and get home alive – and almost 60 years later humans remember her fondly.
PEOPLE normally take a long time to get over a crisis, but 60 years ago NASA hit back with the perfect response.
IF a high-ranking American had just made a slightly different decision 50 years ago, the world’s women would have had a very different tale to tell.
TUNNOCK'S have sealed an out-of-this-world sponsorship deal with Nasa that will land their famous teacakes on Mars.