International Space Station

Report: Orbital Faces Risks In Restoring Space Station RunsOne of the two companies NASA uses to deliver supplies to the International Space Station is facing an uphill struggle, according to a new government report.
NASA Orion Spacecraft Sent To Colorado For Post-Flight TestsAfter a successful unmanned test flight in December, NASA's experimental Orion spacecraft has been shipped to Colorado for final decontamination and testing.
Japan Delivers Whiskey To Space StationIn what could be a first, Japan has delivered whiskey to the astronauts aboard the International Space Station. For scientific purposes, of course.
SpaceX Says 2-Foot Strut Snapped, Brought Down RocketSpaceX suspects a 2-foot steel strut snapped inside its rocket and led to last month's launch accident.
Space Station Astronauts Take Shelter From Space JunkAstronauts at the International Space Station were forced to seek emergency shelter from a piece of space junk on Thursday.
NASA's New Commercial Crew Astronauts: Each Wants To Fly 1stThe four NASA astronauts, dubbed the Commercial Crew Cadre, chosen to fly on the first test flights of commercial spacecraft said Friday they haven't come up yet with a more media-savvy name.
NASA Picks 4 Astronauts To Fly 1st Commercial Space MissionsEven with SpaceX’s recent failures to reach the International Space Station, NASA has chosen four veteran astronauts to move ahead with their commercial space mission plans.
Space Florida Downplays Cargo Rocket ExplosionThe president of Space Florida doesn't anticipate short- or long-term setbacks for private operations at Cape Canaveral following last week's explosion of a cargo rocket shortly after liftoff.
SpaceX Launch Ends In Failure, Rocket EruptsAn unmanned SpaceX rocket carrying supplies and the first-of-its-kind docking port to the International Space Station broke apart Sunday shortly after liftoff. It was a severe blow to NASA, still reeling from previous failed shipments.
SpaceX Hopes Weather Cooperates For Weekend LaunchSpaceX is hoping Mother Nature cooperates for this weekend's scheduled launch of a cargo ship loaded with some much needed supplies.
SpaceX Dragon Capsule Headed HomeA "dragon" is figuratively winging its way toward Earth with a load of scientific goodies.
SpaceX Capsule Soars With Dummy In 1st Test Of Crew EscapeIn 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.