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.
New Photos From Jupiter Look Like A Van Gogh PaintingNASA's Juno spacecraft has sent back some lovely new photos of Jupiter that give us all of the Post-Impressionist feels.
NASA Spacecraft Flies By Tiny Ice Planet Past PlutoAfter blasting off from Cape Canaveral more than a decade ago, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has survived NASA's most distant exploration of another world.
That Mysterious Light In The Sky? Probably A Noctilucent Cloud, National Weather Service SaysDid you see it? A mysterious light in the sky seen all across California tonight is leaving many wondering, "what was that?"
Woman Sues NASA To Keep Moon Dust Gift From Neil ArmstrongA woman is suing NASA over a gift she claims was given to her by the first man to walk on the moon, Neil Armstrong.