Space shuttle Atlantis will be put on display this summer, officials at the Kennedy Space Center have announced.
NASA is planning to launch the next cargo resupply flight to the International Space Station (ISS) March 1.
An American experimental low temperature physicist Robert Coleman Richardson, who won a Nobel Prize in 1996 for his work with helium gases, died Tuesday in Ithaca, N.Y., at the age of 75. He died at a nursing home from complications related to a heart attack he suffered three weeks before his death.
NASA is hosting a Google+ Hangout live with astronauts aboard the space station, orbiting more than 200 miles above Earth.
Indian President Pranab Mukherjee announced Thursday that the country will launch its first space mission to Mars this year.
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has sent new images showing the first sample obtained from the interior of a Martian rock.
NASA temporarily lost contact with the International Space Station (ISS) Tuesday following a computer problem, the space agency said.
Russian police have seized an unidentified object from a man who was trying to sell it as a "meteorite fragment", news agency RIA Novosti reported Tuesday.
A latest study from the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) states that nearly 19 percent of the world's reptiles face extinction. This study was conducted in collaboration with experts from IUCN.
During a recent expedition in Madagascar, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, the Philippines and French Polynesia, five new species of crustaceans were discovered in the waters of these regions.
A team of researchers from the University of Texas A & M has discovered a new species of forcepfly in Central and South America.
A meteor shower streaked central Russia and the Urals region Friday at 9.00 a.m local time, causing havoc and injuring 1,000 people, reports authorities.
A dog with an eerily manlike face has become an Internet sensation overnight. 'Tonik', a poodle-shih tzu mix, is up for adoption in Indiana after it was escued by an animal welfare group.
Officials at the Sea World theme Park had a great start for Valentine's day when they welcomed the arrival of a new killer whale calf.
Officials at the Philippine Eagle Foundation (PEF) celebrate the arrival of the second generation of Philippine Eagle. The species was listed as one of the country's threatened birds due to loss of habitat by the IUCN.