A total lunar eclipse. Photo: Fred Espenak/NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center/July 16, 2000
The rare event also falls on the northern winter solstice.
Expedition 26 trio Catherine Coleman, Dmitry Kondratyev and Paolo Nespoli. Photo: NASA
They will complete the mission in May.
A Geminid fireball explodes over the Mojave Desert in 2009. Photo: Wally Pacholka/AstroPics.com/TWAN
You can catch a glimpse until Thursday.
200 countries also agree to new deal to combat climate change.
The Dragon space capsule at the SpaceX hangar in Cape Canaveral, Fla. Photo: Michael Rooks/SpaceX
Could Dragon be the next space shuttle?
X-37B unmanned spacecraft. Photo: Boeing
X-37B conducted on-orbit experiments for more than 220 days, the Air Force said.
Felisa Wolfe-Simon, the research team's lead scientist, processing mud from Mono Lake. Photo: Henry Bortman
Arsenic is poisonous to most known life on Earth.
(Photo courtesy NASA Goddard Space Center)
Scientists found the bug in the waters of Mono Lake, Calif.
International Space Station. Photo: NASA
Agencies should consider alternatives to full partnerships, report says.
NASA Kennedy Space Center floor sign. Photo: mrchriscornwell
NASA grapples with new direction, aging workforce and wasted resources.