CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - SEPTEMBER 21:  A contrail is seen behind the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying a Dragon supply ship as it flies into space after lifting off from the launch pad on a resupply mission to the International Space Station  September 21, 2014 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The private spaceflight rocket is delivering a cargo capsule to the International Space Station.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

SpaceX Dragon Capsule Headed Home

A “dragon” is figuratively winging its way toward Earth with a load of scientific goodies.


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.


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.


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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.


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.


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Hubble To Mark 25 Years In Orbit

NASA will mark a milestone this Friday – the 25th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope’s launch into orbit.


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NASA Chief: Alien Life Contact Possible By 2025

During a panel discussion discussing water sources in the universe, NASA Chief Scientist Ellen Stofan stated that she believes humans could come in contact with the first iterations of alien life by the year 2025.


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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.


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.

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Italian Espresso Maker Is Space Station Bound

An Italian astronaut on the International Space Station may just have ot wait a bit longer for her mornings to improve.