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December 4, 2013

SpaceX rocket lifts off on 1st commercial satellite launch

Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida – Today, Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) successfully completed its first geostationary transfer mission, delivering the SES-8 satellite to its targeted […]
December 3, 2013

SpaceX delays launch, targets liftoff on Today

CAPE CANAVERAL —(Reuters) — Space Exploration Technologies, also known as SpaceX, plans to try again on Tuesday to launch its first commercial communications satellite after its […]
December 2, 2013

NASA Talks Astronauts On Lunar Far Side By 2028

Despite depleted budgets, NASA and the broader lunar science community are both still talking manned lunar missions — potentially, in 2021 to the earth-moon L2 Lagrange […]
December 2, 2013

China launches its first moon rover mission

BEIJING — China successfully launched a lunar probe into space Monday morning, on a two-week journey to deliver a robotic rover to the surface of the […]
December 1, 2013

NASA Talks Astronauts On Lunar Far Side By 2028

Despite depleted budgets, NASA and the broader lunar science community are both still talking manned lunar missions — potentially, in 2021 to the earth-moon L2 Lagrange […]
November 29, 2013

Latest SpaceX launch — to put satellite into orbit — called off

SpaceX scrapped the launch of its Falcon 9 rocket at the last minute Thursday, calling it off for the second time in three days. “We called […]
November 28, 2013

Montreal mystery meteorite explained by Chris Hadfield

Retired astronaut Chris Hadfield was in CBC Montreal‘s studios Wednesday to talk about his new book, An Astronaut‘s Guide To Life On Earth and the meteorite that reportedly […]
November 27, 2013

Curiosity Back to Dominating Mars After Hiccup

It’s hard being a robot exploring another world, as NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory has proven this month. On Nov. 17, mission managers of the six-wheeled rover […]
November 26, 2013

SpaceX 1st commercial satellite launch postponed

The launch of an unmanned Falcon 9 rocket developed by Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, that was poised to enter the commercial satellite market on Monday, […]