- Mauna Kea telescope to stay on with NASA funding Updated: Apr-23-14 6:13 pm
- New Ball State planetarium to open this fall Updated: Apr-23-14 10:22 am
- Poll: Big Bang a big question for most Americans Updated: Apr-21-14 12:01 pm
- Purdue U. students outline plan for colony on moon Updated: Apr-21-14 4:07 am
- NASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies Updated: Apr-19-14 11:32 pm
- Nebraska astronaut part of Astronomy Day at museum Updated: Apr-19-14 5:05 am
- NASA's moon-orbiting robot crashes down as planned Updated: Apr-18-14 1:52 pm
- Astronomers spot most Earth-like planet yet Updated: Apr-17-14 3:57 pm
- Men arrested after eclipse viewers report threats Updated: Apr-16-14 10:53 am
- Full lunar eclipse delights Americas, 1st of year Updated: Apr-15-14 12:43 pm
- Google buys drone maker Titan Aerospace Updated: Apr-14-14 5:07 pm
- Ga. museum to open early Tuesday for lunar eclipse Updated: Apr-13-14 7:08 am
- Visions of 1964 World's Fair didn't all come true Updated: Apr-12-14 11:01 am
- Astronauts share love of space with students Updated: Apr-11-14 10:07 am
- Super-fast broadband to bolster WVU research Updated: Apr-10-14 2:19 am
- UNL's Behlen Observatory sets free viewing night Updated: Apr-09-14 5:04 am
- Universe is inspiration for local astronomer Updated: Apr-05-14 11:05 am
- Ohio city supports naming road for Neil Armstrong Updated: Apr-04-14 6:32 am
- Vast ocean found beneath ice of Saturn moon Updated: Apr-03-14 2:18 pm
- Air, space artifacts to get new display in DC Updated: Apr-03-14 11:53 am
- Douglas Brinkley to deliver Armstrong lecture Updated: Apr-02-14 4:05 am
- Flagstaff lighting an issue for astronomers Updated: Mar-30-14 9:03 am
- W. Pa. gas drilling plan to consider observatory Updated: Mar-29-14 10:00 am
- 2018 mission: Mars rover prototype unveiled in UK Updated: Mar-27-14 2:39 pm
- Whitefish man honored for locating Apollo rockets Updated: Mar-27-14 2:26 pm
HILO, Hawaii - A NASA project to protect satellites in space is expected to extend the life of one of Mauna Kea's older telescopes.
MUNCIE, Indiana - About 1,800 Ball State University students take introductory astronomy courses each year, which is higher than the number taking such classes at Indiana University, Purdue University and the University of Notre Dame combined.
WASHINGTON - While scientists believe the universe began with a Big Bang, most Americans put a big question mark on the concept, an Associated Press-GfK poll found.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A team of Purdue University students has created a $550 billion plan to colonize the moon as part of a senior design project.
SCARBOROUGH, Maine - John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska astronaut Clayton Anderson will make two presentations during Astronomy Day at the University of Nebraska State Museum in Lincoln.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - NASA's robotic moon explorer, LADEE, is no more.
LOS ANGELES - Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected - a distant, rocky world that's similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it's not too hot and not too cold for life.
POCATELLO, Idaho - Two eastern Idaho men police say threatened several residents who stayed up late to watch the recent lunar eclipse face charges.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - Sky-gazers in North and South America were treated to a full lunar eclipse - at least those fortunate enough to have clear skies.
NEW YORK - Google has bought Titan Aerospace, a maker of solar-powered drones, saying it could help bring Internet access to remote parts of the world as well as solve other problems.
CARTERSVILLE, Georgia - A north Georgia science museum will open during the very early morning hours Tuesday to coincide with a lunar eclipse.
NEW YORK - Video phone calls? Yeah, we do that. Asking computers for information? Sure, several times a day. Colonies on the moon and jet packs as a mode of everyday transportation. OK, maybe not.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - "Do you think there is life on other planets?"
MORGANTOWN, West Virginia - A super-fast broadband data network is strengthening ties between two key research institutions in West Virginia.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Behlen Observatory will be open free for public viewing on Friday night.
SCHRIEVER, Louisiana - For Ken Stage, life is looking up - up at the moon, stars and planets.
LEBANON, Ohio - Officials in a southwest Ohio city support a plan to name a new stretch of state highway for astronaut Neil Armstrong, who lived in the area after becoming the first man to walk on the moon.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - Scientists have uncovered a vast ocean beneath the icy surface of Saturn's little moon Enceladus.
WASHINGTON - Some of the most iconic artifacts of aviation and space history will be getting an updated display for the 21st century, with the Apollo moon landing as the centerpiece.
FLAGSTAFF, Arizona - Since the passage in the 1980s of Flagstaff's comprehensive lighting ordinance, the golden hues of low-pressure sodium lights have come to prevail in Flagstaff skies.
PITTSBURGH - The Wagman Observatory likes the dark. It needs it.
STEVENAGE, England - It looks like a giant sandbox - except the sand has a reddish tint and the "toys" on display are very expensive prototypes designed to withstand the rigors of landing on Mars.
KALISPELL, Montana - Jay Larsen was towing a chirping sonar device three miles beneath the surface of the Atlantic Ocean, trolling the Bermuda Triangle for lost artifacts, when he discovered a trove of buried treasure that had spent more than 40 years lost at sea.