13 Jun 2018
Woman sues NASA to keep moon-dust gifted by Neil Armstrong
In a rather peculiar case, a Manchester, Tennessee resident has sued NASA. She wants to keep a vial of moon dust given to her by Neil Armstrong, when she was 10 years old.
25 Dec 2017
Bruce McCandless, first astronaut to fly untethered in space, dies
Bruce McCandless, the NASA astronaut who became the first person to float untethered in outer-space died at 80.
21 Oct 2017
NASA to auction decades-old vintage photos for upto $9000 each
NASA is putting up for auction vintage photographs of its space journey, including the first picture taken from the Moon and the first picture of Earth taken from space.
02 Jun 2017
NASA's Parker Solar Probe: Humanity's first mission to the sun
In 1969, when Neil Armstrong from NASA's Apollo 11 mission took the first step on the moon and made history, it was immortalized by the famous quote, "One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind."
21 May 2017
Bag used by Armstrong in Apollo11 mission to be auctioned
A collection bag used by Neil Armstrong to collect samples of rocks and dust from the lunar surface will be sold at auction on 20 July by Sotheby's New York.
17 Jan 2017
Last man to walk on the moon dies aged 82
Former astronaut Eugene A. Cernan passed away aged 82 in Texas due to ongoing health problems.