A pioneer of “new journalism” whose books captured the mood and culture of America across five decades, Tom Wolfe has died at the age of 88.
Six years after last landing on Mars, NASA is sending a robotic geologist to dig deeper than ever before to take the planet's temperature.
From jungles to deserts to mountains, the BBC’s epic nature series “Planet Earth II” takes viewers around the world – and around many genres of television.
In 1961, when the United States was faced with the threat of falling behind the Soviet Union in the space race, President John F. Kennedy called for a program...
Forty-five years after the first Apollo lunar landing, the United States is divided about the moon’s role in future space exploration.
Sixty years ago, spurred by competition with the Soviet Union, the United States created NASA, launching a long journey that would take Americans to the moon...
The birthplace of NASA’s rockets lies in the land of cotton, hundreds of kilometers from Cape Canaveral’s launch pads.