Entertainment

Stargazer Lottie Doll Brings Real Astronomy Down to Earth
Stargazer Lottie
March 4th, 2015
The Stargazer Lottie doll — which comes with a realistic telescope, solar system collector cards and profiles of famous female astronomers — is being released this month in collaboration with the European Space Agency.
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Disney's 'Miles from Tomorrowland': A Space Romp for Kids with Real Science
Miles from Tomorrow Still
March 2nd, 2015
A new animated show from Disney is letting the imaginations of the little space fans of tomorrow run wild through the far reaches of the universe, and it's even trying to teach them a little space science along the way.
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Vulcan Salute: Astronauts Honor Leonard Nimoy from Space (Photos)
Cristoforetti Vulcan Salute for Nimoy
March 4th, 2015
Two astronauts in space said goodbye to a science fiction legend on Earth by beaming back striking photos from the International Space Station.
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5 Cool Things We Saw at the 2015 Toy Fair
MiPosaur Toy Robot
March 2nd, 2015
Space.com attended this year's Toy Fair to find the best space-based toys on the market. Here are some of the most awesome things we saw there.
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Leonard Nimoy's Legacy: Obama, Astronauts Pay Tribute
Leonard Nimoy as 'Spock'
February 27th, 2015
The death of "Star Trek" actor Leonard Nimoy has prompted an outpouring of condolences and heartfelt reflection from astronauts, scientists, celebrities and even President Barack Obama.
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Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson to Get National Academy of Sciences' Top Award
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson in a scene from "Unafraid of the Dark," the final episode of "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey." Tyson will receive the National Academy of Sciences' highest award, the Public Welfare Medal, on April 26, 2015.
February 26th, 2015
Tyson will receive the Academy's most prestigious award, the Public Welfare Medal, in recognition of his extensive efforts to get the public excited about science.
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LEGO 'Star Wars' Show Heading to Disney: Report
'LEGO Star Wars: Droid Tales'
March 3rd, 2015
"Star Wars" is about to get the LEGO treatment. Disney XD is planning to air "LEGO Star Wars: Droid Tales" later in 2015, according to a report from the Hollywood Reporter. The five-episode series will act as a re-telling of the six "Star Wars" films from
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Artist's 'Apollo 18' Moon Mission Launching Onto Times Square Billboards
Video artist Marco Brambilla's "Apollo XVIII" will count down to a Saturn V launch every night in March in Times Square.
March 1st, 2015
The countdown is on to the launch of Apollo 18 and you're invited to witness it from New York City's Times Square. 'Apollo XVIII' by artist Marco Brambilla weaves footage from NASA missions with computer renderings to form a countdown to a fictional moon
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Astronauts, President Remember Leonard Nimoy, 'Star Trek's' Spock
Leonard Nimoy Cried Watching New Star Trek Movie
February 27th, 2015
Astronauts, space scientists and fans remember Leonard Nimoy, who played Spock on TV's 'Star Trek.'
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