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October 4, 2019

Blue Origin may miss goal of crewed suborbital flights in 2019

WASHINGTON — The chief executive of Blue Origin said Oct. 2 it was increasingly unlikely the company would start flying people on its New Shepard suborbital […]
October 2, 2019

Elon Musk Shows us What’s Inside the Starship

On Saturday, Sept.28th, Elon Musk stood before a crowd at SpaceX’s testing facility in Boca Chica, Texas. To the SpaceX employees, guests and reporters assembled (and the […]
October 1, 2019

NASA Is Now Accepting Proposals for Artemis Landers to Fly Astronauts to the Moon

The first company with a lander will win the 2024 mission, NASA says. NASA really wants to fly astronauts to the moon by 2024. But it needs […]
September 30, 2019

How do astronauts practice self-care in space?

Self-care is important for all humans, including those floating in space. Think about it. If it’s challenging enough to incorporate self-improvement and wellness-boosting techniques into our […]
September 29, 2019

Elon Musk aims to put SpaceX’s Starship in orbit in six months

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk would like his Starship spacecraft to make it to orbit in six months, he said during an evening presentation on September 28. […]
September 28, 2019

NASA releases images of Indian craft’s ‘hard landing’ on the moon

Indian spacecraft Chandrayaan-2, the Sanskrit word for “moon craft,” was scheduled to land on the lunar south pole on Friday. After NASA lost sight of India’s Vikram lander, […]
September 27, 2019

SpaceX to update Starship progress

WASHINGTON — SpaceX will provide an update Sept. 28 on the progress it’s making on its next-generation Starship vehicle, including plans to start flying a prototype […]
September 26, 2019

Advanced Alien Civilizations May Produce ‘Technosignatures’ That We Could Find, Experts Say

If we can do it … couldn’t E.T.? BELLEVUE, Wash. — If life evolved on other planets as it did on Earth, aliens may be zooming […]
September 25, 2019

Rogue Ice Moon Could Be Spilling Its Guts All Over ‘Alien Megastructure’ Star

Orphaned exomoons and clouds of ice, oh my. Back in 2016, headlines all over the world blared with news of a possible “alien megastructure” detected orbiting […]