An asteroid that experts say is about as big as two Empire State Buildings is expected to come within 1,231,184 miles of Earth on Jan. 18.
More powerful than the Hubble Space Telescope, the $10 billion Webb will scan the cosmos for light streaming from the first stars and galaxies formed 13.7 billion years ago.
The $10 billion observatory hurtled toward its destination 1 million miles (1.6 million kilometers) away, or more than four times beyond the moon.
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station took shelter in their docked capsules after what U.S. officials called "a debris-generating event."
Canada woman Ruth Hamilton narrowly missed getting hit by a meteorite that crashed through her roof and landed between her pillows.
"If we’re not careful we’re robbing from our children’s future through what we do now," the Duke of Cambridge said.
The 90-year-old became the oldest person in space aboard a Blue Origin ship and talked about the life-changing experience.
The all-amateur crew was the first to circle the world without a professional astronaut.
For the first time in 60 years of human spaceflight, no professional astronaut is aboard an orbit-bound rocket.
If you crave the Martian life, this could be your dream job.
The ISS lost control of its orientation for 47 minutes on Thursday, when Russia's science lab accidentally fired its thrusters after docking.
"When your ex needs to go to space about it, you won the divorce," one Twitter user said.
The billionaire’s comments sparked criticism online.
The barrier-breaking pilot was once denied an astronaut career because she's a woman. On Tuesday, she finally fulfilled her lifelong dream.
The “Ranch” star said he had to sell back his ticket for one of billionaire Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic flights.
Oliver Daemen is set to take off on the Blue Origin flight next week.
The Shenzhou-12 craft connected with the Tianhe space station module, marking a milestone in China's space program.
The Amazon founder will launch into space about two weeks after stepping down as CEO.