Cape Canaveral

In this handout photo provided by the European Space Agency (ESA), German ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst takes a 'selfie' during his spacewalk, whilst aboard the International Space Station (ISS) on October 7, 2014 in Space. Gerst returned to earth on November 10, 2014 after spending six months on the International Space Station completing an extensive scientific programme, known as the 'Blue Dot' mission (Source: Alexander Gerst / ESA via Getty Images)

SpaceX Capsule Soars With Dummy In 1st Test Of Crew Escape

In another big test flight on Wednesday, a capsule was fired into the air to try out its new, super-streamlined launch escape system for astronauts.

05/06/2015

European Space Agency's Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti gestures during the press-conference on the Russian-leased Baikonur cosmodrome on November 22, 2014. The international crew of US astronaut Terry Virts, Russian cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov and European Space Agency's Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti  is scheduled to blast off to the ISS from Baikonur early on November 24. AFP PHOTO/KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV        (Photo credit should read KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)

Italian Astronaut Brews, Sips First Fresh Espresso In Space

In a cup designed for use in zero-gravity, an Italian astronaut sipped coffee from the world’s first espresso machine in space.

05/04/2015

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SpaceX To Test Launch Escape System

“Buster” is about to take quite a ride that could one day save lives. Buster, a dummy, is strapped into a SpaceX capsule ready Wednesday’s nearly mile-high ride from Cape Canaveral.

05/01/2015

On April 23, 2015— one day before the anniversary of Hubble's launch — NASA released an image taken by the space telescope showing a brilliant breeding ground for stars. This stellar nursery is 20,000 light-years from Earth in the Constellation Carina. (Source: NASA)

NASA Releases Picture Of Starry Fireworks For Hubble’s 25th

NASA celebrated the Hubble Space Telescope’s 25th anniversary with a beautiful image taken by the space telescope.

04/23/2015

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)

1st Espresso Maker For Astronauts Arrives At Space Station

Astronauts at the International Space Station(ISS) now have the world’s first espresso machine designed exclusively for astronauts.

04/17/2015

International Space Station (Source: nasa.gov)

SpaceX Will Try To Launch Space Station Groceries Again

Skies are looking rather gray ahead of a second attempt to launch a shipment of space station groceries.

04/14/2015

In this handout photo provided by the European Space Agency (ESA), German ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst takes a 'selfie' during his spacewalk, whilst aboard the International Space Station (ISS) on October 7, 2014 in Space. Gerst returned to earth on November 10, 2014 after spending six months on the International Space Station completing an extensive scientific programme, known as the 'Blue Dot' mission (Source: Alexander Gerst / ESA via Getty Images)

Astronauts Take 3rd Spacewalk To Complete Tricky Cable Job

Spacewalking astronauts ventured out for the third time in just over a week Sunday to complete an extensive, tricky cable job at the International Space Station.

03/01/2015

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)

SpaceX Calls Off Launch Of Space Weather Satellite

The much anticipated launch and booster landing of SpaceX’s deep-space observatory was cancelled on Sunday.

02/08/2015

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)

SpaceX Looks To Launch Space Weather Satellite, Land Rocket

SpaceX is aiming for both a launch and landing within minutes of each other Sunday.

02/08/2015

The New Horizons spacecraft atop an Atlas V rocket lifts off 19 January 2006 at the Kennedy Space Center, Florida. The spacecraft is on a trailblazing probe to Pluto, at the solar system's outermost limits, following two days of delays       AFP PHOTO/Bruce Weaver (Photo credit BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images)

NASA Spacecraft Almost To Pluto: Smile For Camera!

Nine years in the making, a NASA spacecraft will begin photographing Pluto, the mysterious, unexplored, icy world once deemed a planet, on Sunday.

01/23/2015

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