Margaret Hamilton: MIT Software Pioneer Who Helped Save Apollo 11 Moon MissionFortunately, for Apollo 11 and all of mankind, a young, brilliant MIT software engineer saw a potentially mission-crippling error coming from nearly a million miles away.
TIMELINE: Mission Moon, NASA's Apollo ProgramNASA’s Apollo space program was dedicated to putting American astronauts on the moon.
‘Dream Come True’: NASA Is One Giant Leap For A Georgia Peanut FarmerGrowing up in rural Georgia, Lewis Wooten felt light years away from the long, illustrious career he has built at NASA.
PHOTOS: Apollo 11 Mission ImagesOn July 20, 1969, Commander Neil Armstrong announced to NASA mission control, "the Eagle has landed."
VIDEO: The Race To The Moon, USA Vs. USSRDuring the Cold War, one battlefront between the USA and USSR was in the sky, as the nations fought to be first to space.
Dreamed Of Going To Space? NASA Opening International Space Station To Private MissionsFor grownups who dreamed as kids of becoming astronauts -- but who didn't quite make it past space camp -- you may have another chance.
Mars Exploration Celebration Comes To PittsburghThe two-day event includes hands-on, STEM-based research with a focus on Mars.
To Land On Moon By 2024, NASA Awards $79.5 Million To Pittsburgh-Based AstroboticNASA has selected a local aerospace company to help its astronauts land on the moon by 2024.
NASA Astronaut With Ties To Pittsburgh Area To Spend 9 Months At International Space StationOn the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, a NASA astronaut with ties to western Pennsylvania will blast off into space.
NASA Offering People $19,000 To Stay In Bed For Two MonthsNASA and the European Space Agency are willing to pay 24 participants nearly $19,000 to spend 60 days in bed.
First Meteor Shower Of The Year Peaks Thursday NightThe new year began with the most distant flyby of a planetary object, and it continues with the Quadrantid meteor shower Thursday night, one of the best annual shows in the night sky, according to NASA.
Mars Lander Sets Quake Monitor On Planet's Red SurfaceNASA's new Mars lander has placed a quake monitor on the planet's dusty red surface.
NASA's Voyager 2 Becomes 2nd Craft In Interstellar SpaceNASA's Voyager 2 has become only the second human-made object to reach the space between stars.
Pittsburgh's Astrobotic Technology Among Companies Eligible To Bid On Moon Mission ContractsNASA announced Thursday that nine US companies, including a Pittsburgh company, are eligible to bid on $2.6 billion worth of contracts over the next 10 years to deliver services to the moon.
NASA's InSight Lander Touches Down On MarsAfter seven months of traveling through space, the NASA InSight lander landed on Mars, where it will begin its permanent residence on Monday.