Tag: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Next stop Mars: 3 spacecraft arriving in quick succession

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — After hurtling hundreds of millions of miles through space since last summer, three robotic explorers are ready to hit the...

Millie Hughes-Fulford, trailblazing astronaut, dies at 75

SAN FRANCISCO — Millie Hughes-Fulford, a trailblazing astronaut and scientist who became the first female payload specialist to fly in space for NASA, died...