UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Alumni and astronaut Michael Hopkins will give the Commencement address at graduation, May 17.
Update: 4:25 pm, 3/11/14, Tuesday NASA -- UI alum Mike Hopkins is officially back on Earth and in Russia.
HOUSTON, TX -- There's a lot to see from 230 miles above the earth.
INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION -- The ISS emptied the trash.
Update: 6:07 pm, 12/17/13, Tuesday INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION -- NASA has ordered a series of urgent spacewalks to make repairs at the International Space Station.
HIGHLANDS RANCH, CO -- An 11-year old wants to boldly go where no child has gone before.
Latest: 6:18 pm, 10/4/13, Friday OUTER SPACE -- A former Illini football player says he's keeping an eye on the team, from space!
This week NASA and many astronomers around the world are watching an asteroid get closer to earth.