NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine also announced that a female astronaut will likely be the next person to go to the moon.
The mission brings the U.S. a step closer to once again sending its own astronauts to space.
He said humans are contributing in a "major way" to climate change after years of refusing to acknowledge that fact.
The space agency is seeking "commercial partners" as it drops work on a rover designed to extract resources for a human moon colony.
The senator voted to confirm a NASA administrator he initially opposed.
The senator added another historic first to her already impressive record.
Rep. Jim Bridenstine (R-Okla.) will take over control of the space agency after seven-month standoff.
One senator called nominee Jim Bridenstine's behavior "as extreme as any" he'd seen in Washington.
Jim Bridenstine doesn't even believe in climate science, which "should disqualify him" for the job, says Sen. Patty Murray.
Rep. Jim Bridenstine (R-Okla.) could stymie the agency's research on global warming.
Rep. Jim Bridenstine (R-Okla.) was re-elected to Congress on Tuesday. Bridenstine represents Oklahoma's 1st District. Below
“Obama is not president as far as I’m concerned," the woman can be heard saying in the clip. "He should be executed as an
A pair of House Republicans have a new bill that would spare the military from sequestration by cutting the Social Security benefits of many Americans who already experience painful federal budget cuts.
Many senior citizens are already finding services and benefits reduced under sequestration, which has cut programs like Meals
The Values Voter Summit makes clear how completely the Religious Right's leaders are working to merge their activists' anti-abortion and anti-gay zeal with the anti-government extremism of the Tea Party. Actually, it goes beyond that.
Since the repeal of DADT, the stakes in the battle over religious freedom for our men and women in uniform have become much higher, and as the stakes have gotten higher, the lies have gotten bigger.
In a Tuesday Google Hangout, Gore said "we need great actions now," prodding Obama to "get moving" on the issue. His words