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From left to right: Charlie Duke (Apollo 16), Buzz Aldrin (Apollo 11), Walter Cunningham (Apollo 7), Al Worden (Apollo 15), Rusty Schweickart (Apollo 9), Harrison Schmitt (Apollo 17), Michael Collins (Apollo 11) and Fred Haise (Apollo 13).

8 of the surviving Apollo astronauts got together for the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, and Buzz Aldrin’s outfit stole the show

Eight of the surviving Apollo astronauts got together to celebrate the 50th moon landing anniversary at an event in New York City.
A simulation of space debris created by India's "Mission Shakti" anti-satellite missile test on March 27, 2019.

‘A terrible, terrible thing’: NASA said India’s satellite destruction created so much space junk it now threatens the safety of the ...

NASA's administrator, Jim Bridenstine, says India's satellite shattered into pieces of debris that pose an "unacceptable" threat to ISS astronauts.
NASA astronaut Mike Hopkins in a spacesuit outside the International Space Station on Dec. 24, 2013.

NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson has spent more days in space than any other American — here’s how much time US astronauts have logged in spac...

American astronauts have racked up an impressive amount of time in zero gravity. Here are the top 15 record-holding US astronauts.
NASA astronaut Anne McClain.

Astronaut Anne McClain brought her 4-year-old son to a NASA photo shoot before flying to space, and the pictures will melt your heart

Before flying to the space station, astronaut Anne C. McClain brought her young son to a NASA portrait shoot. The resulting photos are adorable.
Russia's Soyuz MS-10 spacecraft launched two crew members on Thursday but failed in mid-flight.

WATCH LIVE: After escaping a doomed rocket, an astronaut and cosmonaut will try again to launch into space today

Nick Hague and Alexey Ovchinin, who survived a Soyuz rocket failure in October, will try again to reach orbit with new crew member Christina Koch.
NASA astronauts Anne McClain (left) and Christina Hammock Koch (right) are slated to perform the first all-female spacewalk outside the International Space Station.

The first all-female spacewalk in history is about to take place, and NASA says it’s a coincidence

On March 29, NASA astronauts Anne McClain and Christina Koch will step outside the International Space Station in the first spacewalk led by women.
SpaceX launched a plush Earth doll aboard its Crew Dragon spaceship. Space station astronauts took the toy and now treat "Little Earthy,” they call it, as an unofficial crew member.

Astronauts on the space station liked SpaceX’s ‘Earthy’ toy so much that they kidnapped it. Their photos show how it’s become ...

SpaceX launched a plush toy Earth inside its new Dragon 2 spaceship. Now space-station crew members are treating the doll like one of their own.
Astronaut Anne McClain plays with a plush Earth toy inside SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule. The vehicle docked to the International Space Station on March 3, 2019, marking the first arrival of a human-rated commercial spaceship at the football-field-size laboratory.

SpaceX launched a plush toy Earth on its new Crew Dragon spaceship. Now supplies of ‘buddy’ are dwindling across the planet.

Celestial Buddies, which makes a fuzzy Earth doll, said it was shocked to see its inventory sell out after SpaceX rocketed one of the toys into orbit.
An illustration of SpaceX's Crew Dragon vehicle, a spaceship designed to fly NASA astronauts, docking with the International Space Station.

SpaceX just docked the first commercial spaceship built for astronauts to the International Space Station — what NASA calls a ‘historic ac...

A day after SpaceX launched the first human-rated commercial spaceship, International Space Station crew welcomed the ship to their flying home.
Mark Kelly, now a retired astronaut and US Senate candidate, before NASA's penultimate space shuttle mission in May 2011.

Trump just got a step closer to creating a US Space Force. Mark Kelly, a retired NASA astronaut and Senate hopeful, has said it’s ‘a dumb ...

President Trump signed a directive to help make a US Space Force. Mark Kelly, a Senate candidate and former NASA astronaut, has called it a dumb idea.