The US Geological Survey is to decomission Landsat 5 - the longest-operating Earth observing satellite mission ever.
So the world didn’t end on December 21, and it’s more good news for the future of humanity with the announcement that Asteroid 2011 AG5 is no longer an impact risk.
NASA’s Mars Curiosity Rover is looking for new rocks to drill in area known as Yellowknife Bay on the Red Planet.
Much like locating a silver needle in the haystack of space, NASA's Hubble Space Telescope recently produced this beautiful image below of the spiral galaxy IC 2233, one of the flattest galaxies ever observed by astronomers.
As planned, NASA's two Grail spacecraft crashed into the moon yesterday afternoon, hitting a mountain at about 2:28 pm.
Scientists at NASA have discovered a new constant that links different sizes of black holes.
The lonesome planetary nebula NGC 7354 is often overlooked because it is located in a relatively vacant region of space approximately 4,200 light-years away.
NASA's twin Grail spacecraft, which have been circling the moon for almost year, are set to crash into the moon's surface on Monday.
The hacking group Team GhostShell, which is affiliated with Anonymous, has released information online relating to 1.6 million government, military and industry accounts.
NASA has restored the dust archives from the Apollo 14 and Apollo 15 moon landing missions.
All that glitters may not be gold, but galaxy ESO 318-13 is nonetheless very impressive indeed.
A report sponsored by NASA has concluded that the agency is failing to inspire the world, the nation or even its own staff, and is unlikely to achieve long-term objectives such as a manned Mars landing.
US start-up company, Golden Spike, plans to offer affordable and routine trips to the moon.
NASA scientists have spotted long, narrow gullies on the giant asteroid Vesta that they say may have been carved out by liquid water.
NASA's twin Grail probes have revealed the surface of the moon in unprecedented detail, showing unbelievably deep cracks, craters and tectonic structures.
NASA is making ambitious plans to land a second rover on Mars in 2020 and send astronauts there in the 2030s.
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope recently captured a rather impressive image of the irregular NGC 5253 galaxy.
NASA’s Messenger spacecraft has found that water ice likely exists on the frozen poles of Mercury, the planet closest to the sun.
For the first time, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has recorded the effect of changing seasons on Saturn’s Earth-like moon Titan.
Cassini scientists have found a second 'Pac-Man' moon orbiting Saturn, this time on the moon Tethys.