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August 19, 2014

Amazing SpaceX Reusable Rocket Test Caught on Video

An amazing new video shows a stage of the private spaceflight company SpaceX‘s Falcon 9 rocket make a soft splashdown in the ocean after delivering six […]
August 5, 2014

Underway Recovery Tests for NASA's Orion Spacecraft

A test version of NASA’s Orion spacecraft floats inside the well deck of the U.S.S. Anchorage on Aug. 2, 2014, during recovery tests off the coast […]
July 7, 2014

36-Year-Old NASA Probe's Engines Successfully Fired Up by Private Team

An old NASA spacecraft under the control of a private team fired its thrusters yesterday (July 2) for the first time in a generation. NASA’s International Sun-Earth […]
July 2, 2014

Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 Lifts Off!

– Engineers have successfully established communication with the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2. – The Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 has separated from the Delta II rocket that boosted it […]
June 7, 2014

Enter the Dragon: First Look Inside SpaceX’s New Crew Transporter to Orbit

Would you like to ‘Enter the Dragon’ for an up close look inside SpaceX’s new ‘V2′ crew transport ship to Earth orbit and the space station? We’ve shown you lots […]
January 30, 2014

Scientist sues NASA over mysterious Mars rock

A California man who claims that a mysterious rock recently photographed on Mars is actually a growing organism has filed a lawsuit against NASA for failing […]
January 19, 2014

Scientists baffled after rock suddenly appears out of nowhere in front of Opportunity rover

A mysterious Martian rock that appeared in front of the Opportunity rover within days has left scientists scratching their heads. The rover, which landed on Mars […]
October 30, 2013

Dream Chaser damaged by crash landing in California

A test article of the lifting body Dream Chaser spaceship built by Sierra Nevada Corp., one of several companies receiving NASA funding to develop a commercial […]
September 28, 2013

SpaceX to Launch Space Weather Satellite for Canada Sunday

A new space-weather satellite could help better protect Earth’s infrastructure from damaging solar storms, officials from the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) say. The CSA’s Cascade Smallsat […]