Each year, holiday lights go up throughout the United States and the nights become just a bit brighter for it. But you don't just see these lights here on Earth; you can also see them from space.
NASA's Curiosity rover has made a startling discovery. It's found the first organic molecules on the Red Planet. The findings could mean that there was once life on the planet--or could simply be the result of chemical reactions.
It turns out that NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft is still experiencing the "tsunami wave" that it began earlier this year. The findings mean that this is the longest-lasting shock wave that researchers have seen in interstellar space to date.
Human waste may not just be flushed down the toilet anymore. At NASA's request, scientists have figured out how to turn human waste into rocket fuel.
Scientists have gotten an all new view of carbon dioxide. An ultra-high-resolution NASA computer models reveals how carbon dioxide in the atmosphere travels around the globe.
Scientists have discovered a snaking, extended filament of solar material that currently lies on the front of the sun and extends about one million miles across from end to end.
NASA's Cassini spacecraft is keeping an eye on a mysterious feature on Saturn's moon, Titan.
Imagine being in space. Now, imagine that instead of a bulky spacesuit, you can put on a skintight, stretchy garment lined with tiny, musclelike coils.
Private companies in the United States may just be saving the American space industry. NASA has announced that U.S. astronauts will travel to and from the International Space Station on American spacecraft provided by Boeing and SpaceX.
Drought continues to spread across California. In fact, about 60 percent of the state is experiencing "exceptional drought," which is the U.S. Drought Monitor's most dire classification. Now, NASA scientists are launching a new satellite that could help farmers and water managers worldwide.
The next NASA rover is slated to explore Mars as never before. Planned to be sent to the Red Planet in 2020, the new rover will carry seven carefully-selected instruments that will conduct unprecedented science and exploration technology investigations.