January 13, 2015

SpaceX Claims Partial Success with Rocket Crash Landing

As if launching a rocket into space weren’t enough, on Saturday SpaceX tried to bring one safely back to earth by setting it down on a […]
January 12, 2015

SpaceX arrives at space station with groceries, belated Christmas presents

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A shipment of much-needed groceries and belated Christmas presents has finally arrived at the International Space Station. The SpaceX company’s supply ship, […]
January 11, 2015

NASA and Nissan Team Up to Build Self-Driving Vehicles for Earth and Mars

It’s turning out to be a stellar year for the future of autonomous driving as NASA’s Ames Research Center and Nissan North America announced they’re teaming […]
January 10, 2015

SpaceX launches cargo ship but rocket recovery test fails

SpaceX successfully launched an unmanned cargo mission to resupply the ISS The American SpaceX firm says its experiment to bring part of its Falcon rocket down […]
January 9, 2015

Nasa produces vintage travel posters for newly discovered planets

The US space agency has created a series of striking travel posters inviting tourists to visit recently discovered “exoplanets”, including Kepler-16b, which orbits two stars If […]
January 7, 2015

NASA stuns with new image of 'Pillars of Creation'

NASA has come out with a new image that could become one of its most iconic ever. The Hubble Space Telescope revisited the so-called “Pillars of […]
January 6, 2015

SpaceX scrubs rocket recovery launch

US company SpaceX has postponed an experiment to bring part of its Falcon rocket down to a soft landing on a floating sea platform. The company […]
January 5, 2015

SpaceX’s Next Frontier: Landing a Rocket on Earth

In rocketry, what goes up usually comes down in pieces. The cost of getting to orbit is exorbitant, because the rocket, with its multimillion-dollar engines, ends […]
January 4, 2015

NASA testing inflatable spacecraft technology to get humans to Mars

NORFOLK, Va. – Devising a way to one day land astronauts on Mars is a complex problem and NASA scientists think it may be solved with […]