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Here's What To Know About Tonight's Perseid Meteor Shower

Perseid meteors started flaring across the sky a month ago but have now reached their peak, creating bright flares that can be seen late at night or early in the morning. The Perseids, which will appear between 15 and 20 mph Monday, are best seen at 2 a.m. or dawn, NASA reported. They typically...
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PHOTOS: Look Back at Apollo 11's Mission To The Moon

Apollo 11 launched and headed to the moon 50 years ago today. Here's a look back at some of the top moments from the launch and the trip. 50 years ago today, #Apollo11 launched on a mission to the #Moon . -- Turn your sound on and listen to sounds from that historic launch. #Apollo50th pic.twitter...
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NASA Wants to Send Your Name on the Rover to Mars

You can’t go to Mars, but your name can! NASA is inviting humans around the world to submit their names to fly aboard the Mars 2020 rover on its mission to the Red Planet. Come along and ride on a fantastic voyage! Our #Mars2020 Rover is gearing up for its seven-month journey to the Red Planet and...
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The Moon Is Shrinking, Says NASA

Moonquake! A study has revealed that the moon has been slowly shrinking over time and, as a result, been causing quakes to occur on the its surface. NASA has taken to Twitter to reveal the reality of moonquakes. "You've heard of earthquakes. But what about moonquakes? Like a wrinkled grape drying...
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