Dragon (spacecraft)

SpaceX to skip first stage landing for upcoming Iridium launch

BROOMFIELD, Colo. — In a break from its now-standard practice, SpaceX will…

SpaceX aims to follow a banner year with an even faster 2018 launch cadence

SpaceX President and

The Dream Chaser spacecraft has completed a successful free flight

“The Dream Chaser had a beautiful flight and landing!” On Saturday, the Dream…

What’s in a Name? SpaceX’s ‘BFR’ Mars Rocket Acronym Explained

You don’t have to lie when talking to your kids about SpaceX’s 

Vice President Pence Pledges Renewed Lunar Focus for US Space Agency

The pledge of returning US…

Three New Crew Members Arrive at International Space Station

After a six-hour flight, NASA astronauts Mark Vande Hei, Joe Acaba and Alexander…

NASA is about to find out if a supercomputer can survive a year in space

On Monday, at 12:31 p.m. Eastern time, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket…

SpaceX lands another one of its Falcon 9 rockets on solid ground

The six rockets that have attempted land landings have all touched down just fine

Pack Your Microscope —Space-Based Medical Research Is Taking Off

Microgravity medical research in space is accelerating—and giving scientists new hope in finding cures for earthly diseases.

NASA’s Randy Bresnik, Crewmates Arrive at International Space Station

After a six-hour spaceflight, NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik, Sergey Ryazanskiy of Roscosmos…

How Former Astronaut Leroy Chiao Turned His Dream of Space into a Reality

Leroy Chiao is the CEO and co-founder of OneOrbit LLC, a…

SpaceX Dragon and Falcon 9 Rocket Photobomb Each Other’s Selfies in Space

It’s official: SpaceX’s rockets and spaceships have caught the selfie bug…

Recycled Falcon 9 rocket survives one of SpaceX’s most challenging landings yet

Yestreday at 3:10pm Eastern, SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket lofted a

Ten ways that astronauts are helping you stay healthy

Astronauts on the International Space Station are growing crystals that…

Become a Citizen of the Asgardia Space Nation With 300kb of Data

Asgardia will launch its first satellite later this year. Scientists behind the ‘space nation’ Asgardia will take the first…

China’s Rising Space Ambitions: The modern space race and beyond

It was 8:43 p.m. Beijing Time on Nov….

SpaceX sticks 11th rocket landing after launching first used Dragon capsule

Five ground landings attempted and five ground landings achieved Another one of

Astronaut Loses Space Blanket During Historic Spacewalk

While setting a record for the most spacewalks by a woman, American Peggy…

RED DRAGON DELAYED 2 YEARS TO 2020

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL – With so many exciting projects competing for…

SpaceX says it will fly two space tourists around the moon in 2018

Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of the rocket company…

Inside NASA’s Space Farming Labs

If astronauts are going to make it on long duration space missions,…

SpaceX Rocket Puts Historic NASA Launch Pad Back in Business

Unlike any booster NASA has flown, the

SpaceX go for launching rocket from NASA’s historic moon pad

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.

NASA Highlights Science Launching on Next SpaceX Cargo Mission

NASA will host a media teleconference at 3 p.m. EST Wednesday, Feb. 8,…

Private Space Station Coming Soon? Company Aiming for 2020 Launch

Work is underway to establish the world’s first private, international commercial space station, a complex that would serve a…

DRAGON’S BACK: SPACEX CONFIRMS SUCCESSFUL SPLASHDOWN

Dragon‘s taking a bath in the

Watch live as 2 astronauts install a ‘parking spot’ on the Space Station

On Friday, two astronauts will step outside of the

WATCH GORGEOUS NEW FOOTAGE OF SPACEX’S FALCON 9 ROCKET LAUNCHES

A SLOW-MOTION LOOK AT PAST MISSIONS SpaceX has released new footage of its Falcon 9 rockets launching in gorgeous slow…

SPACEX HAS STARTED TESTING THE ROCKET ENGINE FOR ITS MARS COLONIAL TRANSPORTER

SpaceX appears to have taken a significant step forward with the development of a…

NASA Orders Second SpaceX Crew Mission to International Space Station

NASA took another important step Friday in returning U.S. astronaut launches from U.S….

SpaceX Dragon Capsule Delivers New Station Docking Port

SpaceX finally made good on its delivery of a space station docking port Wednesday morning. A

SpaceX sends cargo to the International Space Station

Early Monday morning, SpaceX achieved a successful launch and landing of its

NASA IS PUTTING SPACEX’S CREW DRAGON THROUGH THE WRINGER

MAKING SURE THE CAPSULE PERFORMS WELL UNDER PRESSURE In a spacecraft that’s built to carry humans, the “

Atlas 5 returns to flight with launch of Navy’s MUOS-5

WASHINGTON — United Launch Alliance’s Atlas 5…

MISSED THE SPACEX LAUNCH? WATCH THIS GORGEOUS NEW VIDEO

SpaceX once again successfully launched two satellites into orbit this morning. It was a…

Boeing’s Starliner Capsule For Astronauts Completes Water Test

Boeing and SpaceX are racing to become…

SpaceX’s Dragon: First Private Spacecraft to Reach Space Station

The Dragon spacecraft, operated by California-based…

SpaceX Just Test-Fired Its Spaceship For Astronauts, The ‘Dragon 2’

 SpaceX may not have stuck its…

‘Tipped over’: Why SpaceX rocket exploded on ocean barge touchdown

LOS ANGELES – After successfully delivering a U.S.-European ocean-monitoring satellite into orbit,…

Moment SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket crashes and explodes during landing

SpaceX launched its Falcon 9 v1.1 rocket on Sunday, successfully sending

Launch, Landing and Inspiration

Watching last night’s launch and landing of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket stirred…

SpaceX Successfully Lands A Giant Falcon 9 Rocket For The First Time

SpaceX has done it. Elon Musk’s

Spacex launch delayed to boost the chances of landing afterward

SpaceX really wants to nail this landing. An explosion in June has kept…

NASA orders first crewed mission from SpaceX to the ISS

NASA has officially ordered its first commercial crew mission from private spaceflight company

Power cut on international space station can’t be repaired until 2016

The International Space Station has had a power cut and

MEET STARLINER, BOEING’S SPACE TAXI

Boeing has unveiled details of its new commercial space taxi, a small vehicle called…

How SpaceX’s launch failure is also a measure of success

SpaceX’s rocket explosion marks a setback for U.S. spaceflight, but it also represents an…

SpaceX blast snarls launch schedule as weather satellite delayed

Dallas: SpaceX’s loss of a Falcon 9 rocket…

SpaceX launch ends in failure, rocket erupts

An unmanned SpaceX rocket carrying supplies and a first-of-its-kind docking port to the

Watch SpaceX Launch NASA Cargo and Again Try to Land Falcon 9 Rocket

Will the third time be the charm? After two oh-so-close attempts to land a

Space Shuttle Tech – Take a Look at This Decommissioned Marvel

The space shuttle program were one of the most amazing collection of technology and knowledge the world has ever…

SpaceX’s Dragon capsule perform its launch abort test

If you were still hitting snooze when SpaceX launched its

Here’s what NASA plans to do if someone gets sick on the way to Mars

In order to be selected by NASA to go to space, an astronaut…

Musk blames SpaceX rocket hovership EXPLOSION prang on SLUGGISHNESS

Billionaire biz baron Elon Musk has revealed more details about why

NASA Says Nobody’s Getting to Mars Without Its Help

NASA really wants humans make it to

Video of SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket landing failure in full HD

After a last minute launch abort Monday, SpaceX was able to send its sixth…

SpaceX was unsuccessful in its historic attempt to land a rocket

SpaceX successfully launched its Dragon space capsule to the

SpaceX Falcon 9 launch ignites dream of reusable rocket

To the SpaceX engineers behind this afternoon’s test launch, which was delayed by the…

SpaceX follows NASA by publishing images without copyright restrictions

After pressure from campaigners, SpaceX has published a first batch of more…

SpaceX Dragon Capsule Returns to Earth with Ocean Splashdown

SpaceX‘s robotic Dragon capsule has come back to…

SpaceX will attempt a potentially historic rocket launch and landing this weekend

This Sunday, Feb. 8, SpaceX will make a second attempt at a historic rocket…

NASA’s Next Space Race: SpaceX vs. Boeing

Two American spaceflight companies are quietly competing in a space race for…

Falcon Heavy flight animation reveals SpaceX’s future vision

Elon Musk‘s SpaceX has just released a new flight animation video that reveals its vision of how it wants…

SpaceX Releases Video of Falcon 9 Rocket Explosion

SpaceX just released a surprising video showing the destruction of the

SpaceX arrives at space station with groceries, belated Christmas presents

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A shipment of much-needed groceries and belated Christmas presents…

Nasa emails spanner to space station

Astronauts on the International Space Station have used their

X MARKS THE SPOT: FALCON 9 ATTEMPTS OCEAN PLATFORM LANDING

During the next flight, SpaceX will attempt the precision landing of a

How NASA Plans to Land Humans on Mars

On a warm, fall, southern afternoon, William Gerstenmaier stood in line at a lunch buffet on the campus of…

Inside “The Domes,” Where NASA Drives the Spacecraft of the Future

Deep in the belly of the Johnson Space Center…

NASA suspects bad valve behind International Space Station trouble

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The astronauts aboard the

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

SpaceX scrapped the launch of its Falcon 9…

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