Wally Funk finally got to live her dream on Blue Origin’s rocket launch Tuesday, becoming the oldest person to go to space at 82.
Skywatchers will have another chance to view Mars, Venus and the young moon in the same field of view Tuesday evening.
UK residents were treated to an astronomical show Sunday when a meteor lit up the night sky.
Scientists discovered a planet with oceans of lava and raining rocks.
A trio of space travelers has launched successfully to the International Space Station, for the first time using a fast-track maneuver to reach the orbiting outpost in just three hours.
The biggest, most sophisticated Mars rover ever built is on its way to the red planet.
China has launched its most ambitious Mars mission yet in an attempt to join the United States in successfully landing a spacecraft on the red planet.