The after-dark light show honors the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission that put two astronauts on the moon.
This week marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, which first landed American astronauts on the moon's surface. Of the intrepid crew, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin have tended to dominate public attention, but it was pilot Michael…
By Marcia Dunn, Associated Press
Collins returned Tuesday to the exact spot where he flew to the moon 50 years ago with Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin.
By Howard Berry, The Conversation
Here are some of the most common myths about the Apollo landing footage – and why they don’t hold up.
It’s been 50 years since the groundbreaking moment the crew of the Apollo 11 mission landed a man on the moon for the first time. Now, a new six-hour documentary airing on PBS’ “American Experience” aims to develop a richer…
The eclipse will sweep along a path extending 6,800 miles across open waters to Chile and Argentina.
The American space agency plans to announce details of the new expedition from its headquarters on Thursday.
By Jeremy Rehm, Associated Press
The round-trip ticket will cost an estimated $58 million. Accommodations aboard the orbiting outpost will run about $35,000 per night, for trips of up to 30 days long.
By William Herbst, James Greenwood, The Conversation
Despite decades of intense study, there is no general consensus on how most meteorites formed. An astronomer and a geologist offer a new theory of what happened during the solar system's birth to create these valuable relics of our past.
By Collin Binkley, Associated Press
The plan aims to redirect $1.9 billion from a Pell Grant surplus to jumpstart other projects, primarily a NASA initiative to put astronauts back on the moon.
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