Asteroids key to future Mars missions: NASA

Near-earth asteroids provide a unique opportunity to test the new technologies and capabilities we need for future human missions to Mars, NASA has said.

Billionaire rocketeers duke it out for shuttle launch pad

Four decades ago, NASA`s Launch Complex 39A was at the center of the Cold War race to the moon.

4,500 rare pics of early space exploration to go on sale

Thousands of rare photographs recording the early days of manned flight into space will go under the hammer this month in Vienna.

NASA`s illustrations plotting Armstrong`s first steps on the moon up for sale!

Neil Armstrong`s first steps on the moon were sketched out ahead of the historic Apollo 11 mission, reveal a series of NASA documents, which are set to go under the hammer next week.

How Armstrong saved Apollo 11 mission

Neil Armstrong, who died last week at the age of 82, will always be remembered as the first man to walk on the moon.