Congress passed NASA Authorization Act of 2017 giving NASA $19.5 billion budget for deep space exploration adn Mars missions.
Before concluding its final legislative day for the 114th Congress, the US Senate unanimously approved an amended version of S. 3346, the NASA Transition Authorization Act of 2016, last Friday, December 10.
Republicans’ stopgap spending bill set to fund the United States government through April next year reportedly includes almost $75 million dollars for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for the damages of Hurricane Matthew that hit the country in October.
The long-standing debate over protecting the sage-grouse, a rare bird species in Colorado and the West, has been re-ignited with a new federal bill passed by Congress last week.
Charla Nash, a woman who was viciously mauled by a friend's chimpanzee in 2009, appeared in Washington, D.C. on Thursday asking Congress for stricter laws that would prevent people from keeping primates as pets.
Congress is reviewing the Sunscreen Innovation Act, a bill that may speed up the process of approving new innovations for sunscreen ingredients under US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) standards.
As lunar tourism becomes a thing of increasingly less distant future, members of the Congress are starting to worry about preserving the legacy of Apollo 11- the first human landing on the moon.
Ever wanted to own an American flag that flew to the Moon? Now you can, thanks to a law passed by Congress enabling the sale of space memorabilia.