June 3, 2002
On Monday, June 10th, The Moonwill glide in front of the Sun as it sets over parts of North America.
May 29, 2002
Earth scientists love it when Astronautspeer through the space station's extraordinary Destiny Lab window.
May 28, 2002
Instruments on board NASA's Mars Odyssey spacecraft have revealed more underground ice on The Red Planetthan scientists expected.
May 24, 2002
Stick out your index finger and hold it at arm's length. The width of your fingertip is how far apart Jupiterand Venus will be on June 3rd -- a remarkable close encounter between the two brightest planets.
May 17, 2002
It looked like we were seeing UFOs approaching the earth flying in formation, three or four at a time, recalls astronaut Frank Culbertson. "There were hundreds per minute going beneath us, really spectacular!"
May 15, 2002
Scientists hope that an unusual experiment slated for launch on the Space Shuttlethis summer will reveal how plants know up from down.
May 10, 2002
Another Leonid meteor storm is due in 2002. Rumor has it that a full Moon will ruin the show ... but perhaps there's hope for a marvelous show, after all.
May 6, 2002
If you look at Venus this month and something doesn't seem quite right, you may have spotted a rare Venus pillar ... or better yet, a Venusdog!
May 2, 2002
Two new NASA technologies have squeezed 10 times more power out of some supercomputers. Climate scientists are putting the extra number-crunching muscle to good use.
April 30, 2002
High school students are following in the wake of great explorers as they launch extraordinary rockets toward a new frontier.