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May 8, 2020

Astronaut-led tour reveals details in ‘For All Mankind’ moon base

A real astronaut leads the tour of a fictional moon base packed with references to real-life space history in a newly-released video by Apple. Former NASA […]
May 6, 2020

Tom Cruise, NASA Team Up to Shoot Movie in Space

Project to be filmed aboard International Space Station, NASA administrator confirms Tom Cruise and NASA are teaming up for a movie project which will be filmed aboard the International […]
May 5, 2020

‘Badass’ astronauts ready for historic test launch to space station taking precautions amid pandemic

‘Badass’ astronauts journey to ISS will mark first time in 9 years that Americans take off from U.S. soil NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley […]
May 4, 2020

NASA to Provide Coverage of SpaceX Commercial Crew Test Flight with Astronauts

NASA will provide coverage of the upcoming prelaunch and launch activities for the agency’s SpaceX Demo-2 test flight with NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley to the International […]
May 3, 2020

Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo makes 1st glide flight over Spaceport America

VSS Unity looks poised to begin commercial operations soon. Virgin Galactic’s newest SpaceShipTwo space plane just flew freely above its New Mexico home base for the first time. […]
May 2, 2020

SpaceX aces final parachute test ahead of historic May 27 crew launch

The big pre-Demo-2 boxes have now been checked. SpaceX’s path toward its first-ever crew launch now appears clear. The company had two big boxes to check […]
May 1, 2020

NASA awards lunar lander contracts to Blue Origin, Dynetics—and Starship

“Between the three contractors, I think NASA has everything it needs to be successful.” NASA announced Thursday that it has awarded three contracts to begin initial […]
April 29, 2020

Pentagon officially releases UFO videos

Washington The Pentagon has officially released three short videos showing “unidentified aerial phenomena” that had previously been released by a private company. The videos show what appear to […]
April 28, 2020

SpaceX to test Starlink “sun visor” to reduce brightness

WASHINGTON — SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk said April 27 that he hopes to test a new way to reduce the brightness of the company’s Starlink […]