Solar Flare Will Probably Trigger Northern LightsFor the first time in a week, a massive solar flare has sent high speed particles on a collision course with Earth.
Spacecraft To Give Earth First Close-Up Look Of PlutoClosing in on the really far out. If everything goes right, a spacecraft built and controlled in Maryland will come out of hibernation Saturday night.
Baltimore Astronaut Reid Wiseman Returns To Earth After 6 Months In OrbitReid Wiseman returns to earth! The Baltimore County native is back on solid ground after an amazing journey on the International Space Station. Touchdown was at 11 p.m. Sunday, and it was a harrowing return for the astronaut, who was ending a six-month journey in space.
Md. Astronaut Reid Wiseman Back On EarthAfter nearly six months aboard the International Space Station, Baltimore County's own Reid Wiseman is back on Earth.
Biggest And Brightest Supermoon Of The Year To Appear SundayIf the clouds cooperate Sunday evening, a massive full moon will rise over Maryland.
Breathing Easier? Satellites Show The Air Down Here On Earth Is Cleaner Than It Used To BeIt's not just space NASA focuses on. A fleet of satellites also studies the Earth. That vantage point is showing most of us are breathing cleaner air.
Baltimore Astronaut May Be The Most Popular Man Off The PlanetBaltimore astronaut Reid Wiseman arrived at the International Space Station less than two weeks ago, but he's already the most popular guy on-board-- at least on Twitter, where he has more than 70,000 followers who can't get enough of his photos of planet Earth.
NASA: Spring Temperatures Have Sprung EarlyThe calendar may say spring starts Thursday, but science says it's starting earlier than it used to. That might be hard to believe after the winter we've been through.
Celebrity Philanthropists For The EarthLearn which celebrities are building a sustainable future with efforts towards being green and educating the public about environmental issues.
Revising The Math: Chances Of Asteroid Hitting Earth Greater Than Once ThoughtIt appears Earth has dodged more bullets than expected. Last February's meteor blast over Siberia sent NASA scientists back to their computers.
Kepler Spacecraft Finds Plethora Of Earth-Sized Planets That Could Support LifeThe idea that life exists outside of Earth gets a big boost. A NASA spacecraft is telling scientists that the possibility is stronger than ever.
Hotter, Drier Conditions Fueling Wildfires From Alaska To New MexicoScorched earth. That's what new images from NASA satellites are showing across the world. Hotter, drier conditions are fueling more wildfires.