December 12, 2015

Three International Space Station astronauts return safely to Earth

MOSCOW — A three-person crew from the International Space Station landed safely Friday in the snowy steppes of Kazakhstan. The U.S. space agency’s Kjell Lindgren, Russia’s […]
December 11, 2015


Space has never looked so good. Just one day after private spaceflight company Orbital ATK’s Cygnus spacecraft docked with the ISS, NASA released the amazing video […]
December 11, 2015

This NASA engineer has all kinds of insight into the real science of 'Star Wars'

If you want to build the massive Death Star seen in the movie “Star Wars,” you may want to talk to Brian Muirhead, the chief engineer at […]
December 10, 2015

SpaceX plans to launch its Falcon 9 again on December 19th

After a lengthy hiatus from spaceflight, SpaceX will launch its next Falcon 9 rocket again on December 19th. The rocket will carry 11 satellites for the […]
December 10, 2015

Christmas delivery: Space station receives supplies, presents

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The International Space Station accepted its first U.S. shipment in more than half a year early Wednesday, receiving Christmas presents and much-needed […]
December 9, 2015

Nasa wants to ‘move out’ of the International Space Station

The International Space Station may have its days numbered. Nasa says it will only fund the ISS until 2028, at the latest, so that it can […]
December 9, 2015

NASA hacker says agency removes aliens from photos, faked moon landing

Gary McKinnon is back in the news. McKinnon, a British computer whiz who was arrested in 2002 on charges of hacking into NASA and U.S. military […]
December 8, 2015

NASA: we're leaving the space station to the private sector

NASA just gave the private sector a heads-up: The International Space Station will soon have a vacancy. In a NASA advisory panel meeting last week, NASA […]
December 8, 2015

New Star Wars footage shows multi-species x-wing squadron

We are eleven days away from the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.The seventh film in the long-running space opera franchise is the first in […]