Large Asteroid Expected To Make Its Closest Pass By Earth On January 18While the asteroid is unlikely to be visible with the naked eye, amateur astronomers with a small telescope should be able to spot it, according to the website EarthSky.com.
430-Foot Asteroid Expected To Pass By Earth On MondayNASA says that we can expect to see the asteroid in the sky between 4:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. Monday in California.
NASA Astronaut From Stockton Says Virgin Galactic Voyage Brings New Normal For Space TravelStockton native and NASA astronaut Jose Hernandez is all in for the new era in space flight. After Virgin Galactic's successful first voyage to the edge of space Sunday, Hernandez spoke to CBS13 about the "new normal" in space travel.
'Wish It Wasn't My Only Time': Natomas Teacher Soars Into Stratosphere On NASA MissionA Natomas teacher aimed for the stars and you can say she made it. Domina Stamas got to soar into the stratosphere on a NASA mission.
Rancho Cordova's Aerojet Rocketdyne Plays Big Role In Perseverance Rover MissionThe successful landing of NASA's Perseverance Mars Rover could not have happened without help from rocket scientists in Sacramento.
The 'Mighty Mice' That Went To Space Could Help Protect Astronauts' Muscles And BonesGenetically enhanced "mighty mice" that were part of a heath experiment on the International Space Station have shown that blocking a molecular signaling pathway can protect against muscle and bone density loss in the absence of gravity.
Modesto High School Students Build Recycling Tool That Could Be Sent To Outer SpaceThey call themselves the “Quaranteens” and their talents are out of this world.
UC Davis Graduate Lands Job With NASA, Hopes To Inspire During Time Of UncertaintyWhen Felipe Valdez’s family told him to shoot for the stars, he went big and did just that.
NASA Is Now Accepting Applications For New AstronautsThe moment is finally here. NASA is now accepting applications for aspiring astronauts.
You Can Help The 2020 Mars RoverNASA is asking for your help naming its next Mars Rover.
NASA Picks Three Companies To Send Cargo To The MoonThree small companies that built robotic lunar landers are getting big business from NASA.
NASA Plans To Land The First Woman On The Moon By 2024NASA is planning on sending the first woman ever and the first man in nearly five decades to the moon by 2024, thanks to an additional increase to the agency's budget by President Trump.
Former NASA Astronaut Owen Garriott DiesFormer astronaut Owen Garriott, who flew on America's first space station, Skylab, and whose son followed him into orbit, has died at age 88.
California Wants To Aim Lasers At Snowpack To Better Predict RunoffLawmakers are considering spending $150 million to fund new high-tech measurements of the snowpack using lasers.
NASA Head Says First Person On Mars Is 'Likely To Be A Woman'Chances are the first person to land on the red planet will be a woman, the head of NASA said recently.