Minneapolis Native Named In NASA's 2021 Astronaut ClassA Twin Cities native is among the 10 members of NASA's 2021 astronaut class.
WCCO Goes 1-On-1 With Mark Vande Hei, ISS Astronaut With Minnesota TiesMark Vande Hei told WCCO he has fond memories of Minnesota and that it prepared him for his life as an astronaut.
Minnesota Native Mark Vande Hei Returns To International Space StationA trio of Russian and American space travelers launched successfully and reached the International Space Station.
What Would You Pack For A Trip To The Moon? NASA Wants To KnowNASA wants to know what you would pack for a trip to the Moon.
VIDEO: NASA Scientist Talks Rare Cosmic Discovery -- A Black Hole Shredding A Distant StarIn a rare, first-time discovery, NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, also known as TESS, was able to watch a black hole shred apart a distant star – from the moment it began.
‘My People Were Depending On Me’: Apollo 11 Scientist Dr. Reatha Clark King Looks Back At Historic LaunchThe successful launch of Apollo 11 was also a launching pad for the career of a scientist with a Minnesota connection.
What Everyday Items Do We Have Because Of NASA? Good QuestionFifty years ago this week, American astronauts landed on the moon. That huge leap came about due to incredible advances in technology created by NASA.
Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Special To Air On CBSThe 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 will be honored with a brand new special coming to CBS.
The Future Of Space: Private-Public Partnerships Eye Next Moon LandingThe Apollo program, which first took man to the moon, took a tremendous amount of resources. Now, public-private partnerships are helping move closer to the next moon landing.
Apollo 11’s 4th Crew Member: A Ground-Breaking, 70 Pound ComputerThe Apollo 11 crew consisted of Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, but there was a crucial “fourth crew member” on board: the Apollo Guidance Computer.
INFOGRAPHIC: Apollo 11 By The NumbersNeil Armstrong, Michael Collins and Buzz Aldrin launched from Kennedy Space Center on July 16, 1969 with a mission to land on the moon.
TIMELINE: Mission Moon, NASA's Apollo ProgramNASA’s Apollo space program was dedicated to putting American astronauts on the moon.
Selfies, Memory Foam & More: Thank NASA For Today’s Everyday TechnologyFor years, NASA has been creating technology for space that ends up enhancing our everyday lives.
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.
‘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.