LEGO's Women Of NASA Ready For Liftoff Nov. 1A new LEGO set honoring the pioneering women of NASA, including Chicago native Mae Jemison, will go on sale Nov. 1.
Rapper B.o.B Raising Funds To Prove The Earth Is FlatNASA astronauts of the past and present have already weighed in on the rapper's seemingly absurd quest.
NASA Is Hiring An Officer To Protect Earth From AliensNASA is looking to hire a Planetary Protection Officer who would protect Earth from possible alien contamination.
Inverness Woman's Apollo 11 Moon Rocks Put Up For AuctionThe auction comes on the 48th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.
NASA Mission To "Touch The Sun" Named For Renowned U Of C ProfessorNASA has announced an unprecedented mission to “touch the Sun” will be named after a noted solar astrophysicist at the University of Chicago
View From Space: Chicago In 2016 And 2012 NASA has released the latest images of our planet at night. The view of Chicago is amazing!
Chicago Area Woman Wins Custody Battle For Bag Of Moon DustNeil Armstrong collected the rocks and dust during the U.S.'s first manned lunar landing. Nancy Lee Carlson bought the artifact in a government auction, but NASA balked at giving it to her.
A System With Seven Earth-Sized Planets, Found Not So Far AwayAstronomers have discovered seven roughly Earth-size planets very close to a cool dwarf star some 39 light years from Earth.
SpaceX Launches Rocket From NASA's Historic Moon PadA SpaceX rocket soared from NASA's long-idled moonshot pad Sunday, sending up space station supplies from the exact spot where astronauts embarked on the lunar landings nearly a half-century ago.
Chicago-Born Gene Cernan, Last Man To Walk On The Moon, Dies At 82NASA announced that Cernan died Monday surrounded by his family.
Northwestern Scientists Prepare For End Of Historic Space StudyNorthwestern University was hosting a viewing party Tuesday to watch astronaut Scott Kelly return from a nearly year-long trip to space as part of an unprecedented study on the long-term effects of spaceflight on the human body.
Stunning 'Earth Rise' Image Released By NASAAbout 50 years after Earthlings first saw its planet from the surface of the moon, NASA has released a stunning image of the Home Planet rising above the lunar surface.