With Mars in our sights, everybody and their mom wants to be an astronaut.
Benefits include exotic travel destinations and extreme weight loss.
Brian Shiro has been rejected from NASA's astronaut program—twice. So he started his own astronaut-for-hire service.
When they first met in 2007, Ted Southern and Nik Moiseev came from two very different worlds. They didn't imagine they'd eventually be in business designing space couture in a modest studio at the Brooklyn Navy Yards.
On Monday, the Minnesota National Guard found a few pieces of the Moon in a state building in St. Paul. Unlike the pieces of space people have lying around their houses, these found fragments aren’t lunar material that hitched a ride to Earth with
For astronauts, returning from the Moon wasn’t a simple matter of splashing down, handing NASA the lunar samples and material, and going home.
Dr. Justin Wilkinson narrates a guided tour from the ISS as it flies over the Americas, Middle East, and Europe.
A lot of thought went into designing the flags Apollo astronauts planted on the Moon.
Though Sally Ride was the first woman in space, her astronaut cohort marked a number of important changes in NASA's astronaut selection.
Richard Garriott launched his career by creating giant, wild virtual role-playing games, and his whole life has looked like one ever since. In 2008, he followed in the footsteps of his father, the astronaut Owen Garriott, by joining the Russian Space…