Supermoon, Lunar Eclipse Combo Will Be 'Unique Experience' Sunday NightIt’s not every lunar eclipse that happens during a supermoon, but it’s happening Sunday night.
Pluto Close-Up: Spacecraft Makes Flyby Of Icy, Mystery WorldPluto is now in the bag. The New Horizons spacecraft made its closest approach today to the dwarf planet.
Hubble Space Telescope Celebrates 25 Years In Orbit25-years-ago today, the Hubble Space Telescope rocketed into orbit, and has been re-writing science ever since.
NASA Chief: Alien Life Contact Possible By 2025During a panel discussion discussing water sources in the universe, NASA Chief Scientist Ellen Stofan stated that she believes humans could come in contact with the first iterations of alien life by the year 2025.
Astronaut Terry Virts Completes 3rd Spacewalk In 8 DaysMission accomplished! Howard County native Terry Virts successfully completed his third walk outside the International Space Station---but it did not go off without a hitch!
Md. Astronaut Safe After Water Leaks Into HelmetA Maryland astronaut ended up with unwanted water in his helmet Wednesday after breezing through a cable and lube job outside the International Space Station.
Soil Moisture To Be Tracked From SpaceIt exists only a few inches beneath our feet, but without it we wouldn’t be here. It’s moisture trapped in the soil, and unlocking its secrets means going into space.
Howard County Astronaut Has Launched Into SpaceThe latest Maryland astronaut is safely on the International Space Station tonight. As Mary Bubala reports, Air Force Colonel Terry Virts launched into space Sunday afternoon.
Md. Astronaut Reid Wiseman Is Back From SpaceMaryland's own Reid Wiseman is adjusting to life back on Earth.
Sky No Longer The Limit: First Probe Ever Lands On CometMaking history. European scientists land a spacecraft on a moving comet.
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.
Freeze, Burn, Shake: Extreme Testing Ensures Satellite Equipment Will Withstand SpaceProtecting the military's most sensitive information begins in the most unusual of places.