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December 7, 2015

Cygnus Spacecraft Launches with Christmas Presents for ISS Astronauts

Following a fiery explosion last year, Orbital ATK’s Cygnus spacecraft returned to flight Sunday evening on a mission bound for the International Space Station. The newly […]
December 5, 2015

NASA says rocket launch team will try again tomorrow after 2 days of weather delays

Poor wind conditions grounded a critical space station delivery for NASA on Friday, the second day in a row the rocket launch has been delayed by […]
December 4, 2015

Bad weather delays US space station shipment

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – Wet and cloudy weather prevented NASA from resuming commercial space station deliveries Thursday. The space agency was looking to get back on […]
December 4, 2015

NASA Mars mission suffers problem with key instrument

A seismometer instrument destined for Mars has leaks in its vacuum container. The problem could delay the scheduled 4 March launch of NASA’s InSight spacecraft, which […]
December 3, 2015

NASA Set to Launch Supply Ship to Space Station

NASA’s supply ships to the International Space Station are soon to fly again. Orbital ATK, one of two companies that NASA has hired to ferry cargo, […]
December 2, 2015

spacex will attempt next rocket landing at cape canaveral instead of on an ocean platform

Next time a SpaceX rocket touches down, it will be on solid ground. Florida Today broke the news today that SpaceX was hoping to land its […]
December 2, 2015

Stunning video captures rocket separation in space like never before

Wow. This is truly spectacular. Here’s footage from UP Aerospace, which captured a multistage rocket separating in space like we’ve never seen before. You can see […]
December 1, 2015

European Satellite to Test Method to Find Ripples in Space, Time

CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA— An experimental satellite slated for launch on Wednesday will test a technique to detect ripples in space and across time, adding a new […]
November 30, 2015

China thinks big in search for life in space with world’s largest radio telescope

With a dish the size of 30 football pitches, the telescope will scan for signs of life as far as tens of billions of light years […]