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SpaceX’s 1st Crew Dragon for astronauts aces tests in space, could land Aug. 2

Virgin Orbit’s first air-launched rocket launch fails

SpaceX’s Starship underwent a Rapid Unscheduled Disassembly—we do mean rapid

Everything you need to know about SpaceX’s historic astronaut launch

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe starts sun observation marathon

NASA and ‘Kerbal Space Program’ challenge gamers to recreate historic SpaceX launch to space station

NASA refines plans for launching Gateway and other Artemis elements

SpaceX has released a Crew Dragon simulator, so you can endure the terror of space from home

China’s new spacecraft—which resembles a Crew Dragon—just landed

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

SpaceX to test Starlink “sun visor” to reduce brightness

Starship passes key pressurization test

Virgin Orbit’s VOX Space wins $35 million U.S. Space Force launch contract

Disabilities & Medical Research in Space: What We Know So Far

SpaceX & VIRGIN GALACTIC: THE SPACE SUITS DETAILING OF 2 SPACEFLIGHT GIANTS

SpaceX reports problem during Crew Dragon parachute test

Study recommends minimizing elements for Artemis lunar lander

NASA targets May for Crew Dragon test flight

NASA takes Gateway off the critical path for 2024 lunar return

NASA declares Starliner mishap a “high visibility close call”

Nasa’s next Mars rover will be called Perseverance

Inside Elon Musk’s plan to build one Starship a week—and settle Mars

Astra’s bid to win $12 million DARPA Launch Challenge comes up short

Scientists Are Starting to Take Warp Drives Seriously, Especially This One Concept

SpaceX’s Starship SN1 prototype appears to burst during pressure test

Future Astronauts Could Enjoy Fresh Vegetables From an Autonomous Orbital Greenhouse

Robots in Space: What Does the Future Hold?

What should we do if a ‘planet-killer’ asteroid takes aim at Earth?

Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft, built to carry astronauts, faces new safety concerns

Voyager 2 Went Into Fault Protection Mode, But Engineers Brought it Back Online

NASA selects Axiom Space to build commercial space station module

Japan seeks to finalize agreement with the U.S. on lunar exploration cooperation

Meet Vyom – India’s first robot ‘astronaut’

Could this gorgeous electric plane be the Tesla of the skies?

SpaceX successfully completes its Dragon abort test

SpinLaunch raises $35 million

NASA’s 10 Greatest Science Missions

The Most Amazing Advancements in Airplanes Over the Last Decade

Virgin Galactic’s Next SpaceShipTwo Notches Key ‘Weight on Wheels’ Milestone

SpaceX becomes operator of world’s largest commercial satellite constellation with Starlink launch

SpaceX’s New Starship Prototype Could Fly in Just 3 Months, Elon Musk Says

Virgin Orbit plans orbital launch in early 2020

Elon Musk shared an animation showing what SpaceX soon hopes to achieve after nearly a decade of effort: Launching astronauts into space

NASA’s Moon to Mars Plans, Artemis Lunar Program Gets Fast Tracked in 2019

To Astrobee or Not to Bee

Starliner test flight passes launch readiness review

How Astronauts Repair Broken Systems in Space

How NASA’s Next Mars Rover Will Hunt for Alien Life

Blue Origin Will Launch (and Land) a Reusable Spacecraft Today. Watch It Live

Astronauts are Going to Attach a “Robot Hotel” to the Outside of the International Space Station

How AI is Promoting World Security and Counter-Terrorism

New details emerge about failed lunar landings

SpaceX Starship prototype blows its top

What Does Boeing’s Offer Mean for the Artemis Mission?

Why Astronomers Worry About the Brightness of SpaceX’s Starlink Satellite Megaconstellation

Can We Genetically Engineer Humans to Survive Missions to Mars?

Air Force X-37B secret spaceplane lands after 780 days in orbit

SpaceX to test astronaut capsule next week, a critical milestone after April explosion

Blue Origin may miss goal of crewed suborbital flights in 2019

Elon Musk Shows us What’s Inside the Starship

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

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

SpaceX to update Starship progress

SpaceX’s orbital Starship prototype construction progress detailed in new photos

No Date Set Yet, But NASA Targeting Second Half of 2024 for Human Moon Landing

US Moon Landing Hopefuls Watch Silent India Lander — and Learn

India Just Found Its Lost Vikram Lander on the Moon, Still No Signal

Europe and US are Going to Try and Deflect an Asteroid

NASA refines plans for Artemis lunar lander

SpaceX Fires Up Rocket in Prep for 1st Astronaut Launch with Crew Dragon

Scientists Test Mars Spacesuit By Climbing a Glacier in Iceland

SpaceX Starhopper rocket prototype takes giant leap for Elon Musk

Scientists Are Building a Real-Life Version of the Starship Enterprise’s Life Scanner

X-37B Military Space Plane Breaks Record on Latest Mystery Mission

Russian spacecraft carrying humanoid robot fails to dock

Nasa confirms ocean moon mission

NASA Mission Selects Final Four Site Candidates for Asteroid Sample Return

Watch the Gantry Europe’s New Ariane 6 Rocket Take Its 1st Test Drive

What Living on the Moon Would Look Like

SpaceX’s Starship prototype has taken flight for the first time

Why doesn’t anyone live on the moon yet?

Russia launches space telescope

Mars Astronauts Could Tote Inflatable Landing Pad to Ease Descent

NASA’s Mighty Moon Launcher Moves to Rocket Pad for Solo Testing

NASA will look for life in space with a nuclear-powered drone

AI Created a 3D Replica of Our Universe. We Have No Idea How It Works.

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy fairing tries to enter hyperspace, lands in net in new videos

European Mars lander suffers parachute damage in test

Orion abort system passes in-flight abort test

Upcoming test to demonstrate Orion’s launch abort system in flight

Lunar Robotic Mission Heracles Will Scout for Human Landings

NASA’s new mission to Titan is looking for life in all the right places

NASA’s new plane will fly at supersonic speeds—without a windshield

SpaceX catches rocket nosecone for the first time with giant net-wielding boat

China’s moon, Mars and space station missions may be facing delays

One legacy of Carl Sagan may take flight next week—a working solar sail

NASA says there’s ‘no doubt’ SpaceX Crew Dragon explosion has pushed back crewed flights

NASA’s Mars Helicopter Whirls Through Tests on Way to 2020 Launch

Stratolaunch, Builder of World’s Largest Airplane for Rocket Launches, May Be Closing

SpaceX beginning to tackle some of the big challenges for a Mars journey

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