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May 28, 2016

Stunning onboard view follows SpaceX's rocket from space to ocean landing

Last time Elon Musk’s SpaceX rocket stuck its ocean landing, he released a jaw-dropping video. This time, Musk has outdone himself. The latest onboard view from the […]
May 28, 2016

Watch NASA's second attempt at inflating the first expandable habitat on the ISS

After failing its first attempt, NASA will try once again to deploy its first expandable habitat. The space agency will start inflating the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) […]
May 27, 2016

Blue Origin preparing to land New Shepard with a bum parachute next time

WASHINGTON — Blue Origin plans to find out if New Shepard can land with a failed parachute when it launches the suborbital spacecraft on its fourth […]
May 26, 2016

SPACEX TARGETS THURSDAY FOR LAUNCH AND DRONESHIP LANDING

SpaceX is hoping to launch the 7,000-pound Thaicom 8 into space on Thursday at 5:40 pm Eastern. From its geosynchronous orbit, the satellite will beam television […]
May 25, 2016

NEXT SPACEX LAUNCH WILL PAVE THE WAY FOR FIRST CREWED PRIVATE SPACEFLIGHTS

SpaceX and Boeing are competing to become the first private company to shuttle astronauts to the International Space Station in 2017 (or 2018). But before SpaceX’s new […]
May 24, 2016

SPACE STATION INFLATABLE HABITAT WILL GET BLOWN UP ON THURSDAY

An expandable habitat that might eventually help humankind colonize the Moon and Mars will begin testing on the International Space Station this week. Astronauts will start […]
May 23, 2016

India successfully launches reusable shuttle prototype

India’s space agency has successfully launched a reusable mini shuttle model into space, marking an important development in its low-cost space program. An unmanned prototype of the Reusable […]
May 21, 2016

Star Trek Beyond's new trailer rips the Enterprise apart

When director Justin Lin jumped from the Fast & Furious franchise to Star Trek Beyond, it promised an even bigger emphasis on adrenalized action, and the […]
May 20, 2016

BEYOND PLUTO: MEET THE NEW HORIZONS SPACECRAFT'S NEXT TARGET

The Pluto flyby was arguably one of 2015’s top scientific achievements, maybe even one of the most memorable moments in the last decade. We now know what our […]