Astronauts

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - DECEMBER 05:  The United Launch Alliance Delta 4 rocket carrying NASA's first Orion deep space exploration craft takes off from its launchpad on December 5, 2014 in Cape Canaveral, Florida.  The heavy-lift rocket will boost the unmanned Orion capsule to an altitude of 3,600 miles, and returning for a splashdown west of Baja California after a four and half hour flight.  .  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

NASA Orion Spacecraft Sent To Colorado For Post-Flight Tests

After a successful unmanned test flight in December, NASA’s experimental Orion spacecraft has been shipped to Colorado for final decontamination and testing.

09/01/2015

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket attached to the cargo-only capsule called Dragon lifts off from the launch pad on October 7, 2012 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The rocket is bringing cargo to the International Space Station that consists of clothing, equipment and science experiments. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

International Space Station Grocery Run Stalled By Florida Storm Clouds

Astronauts on board the International Space Station will have to wait a little longer for a special delivery of groceries and an espresso maker.

CBS Miami–04/13/2015

International Space Station (Source: nasa.gov)

NASA Evacuates Its Side Of Space Station, But Finds No Leak

Six astronauts at the International Space Station were evacuated Wednesday after an alarm rang out indicating a possible toxic leak. Officials, however, said the alarm was triggered by a false sensor reading or computer problem.

01/14/2015

(Source: NASA)

SpaceX Supply Ship Arrives At Space Station With Groceries

International Space Station’s six astronauts received much-needed groceries and gifts Monday when Dragon, a supply ship, arrived Monday.

01/12/2015

(Source: NASA)

NASA’s Orion Spacecraft Back In Florida After Test Flight

The Orion spacecraft is back home after traveling into space and then across the country.

12/18/2014

(Source: NASA)

NASA Riding A High With Imminent Spacecraft Launch

NASA is a riding a high right now that hasn’t been felt since the space shuttle days.

12/03/2014

International Space Station (Source: nasa.gov)

Second Spacewalk In 2 Weeks At Int’l Space Station

For the second week in a row, astronauts are spacewalking at the International Space Station.

10/15/2014

(Photo by Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images)

Three Space Station Astronauts Return To Earth

After almost six months in outer space, three space station astronauts have made it back home to Earth safely.

09/11/2014

(Source: NASA)

NASA’s Capsule Of The Future Prepped For Testing

NASA’S next generation of spacecraft is almost ready to begin its out of the world tests. The capsule, named Orion, is in the final stages of being prepped for its first mission a little less than three months from now.

09/11/2014

Cuba appears at the top of this high oblique image, photographed by one of the Expedition 38 crew members aboard the International Space Station. (Source: NASA.gov)

Spacewalking Astronauts Install New Antenna

A pair of Russian astronauts installed a new antenna and moved a cargo boom outside the International Space Station during an arduous spacewalk.

06/19/2014

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