The world’s first commercial supply ship to the International Space Station is on its way back to Earth. Astronauts set the SpaceX Dragon loose after a five-day visit, releasing the vessel with the space station’s robot arm.
The SpaceX rocket, the world’s first private supply ship, took part in a crucial fly-by Thursday near the International Space Station.
The second time was the charm for SpaceX. Tuesday morning they successfully launched their Falcon 9 rocket for a practice run to the International Space Station.
After several months of delays, a new private supply ship for the International Space Station will again remain on earth after suffering yet another setback.
Ready, set, takeoff for Mars. NASA’s Curiosity rover, the world’s biggest extraterrestrial explorer, rocketed toward Mars on Saturday. The mission? Search for evidence that the red planet might once have been home to itsy-bitsy life.
NASA pulled the curtain back on its newest rocket that will bring back memories of the Saturn V rockets that propelled man to the moon.
It’s another delay for NASA’s latest moonshot. That’s because a pair of spacecraft intended to orbit the moon and measure its gravity will not lift off until Saturday.
There’s been a delay in NASA’s quest to return to the moon. High wind is keeping NASA’s newest moon probes on Earth longer than expected.
There may be a delay in NASA’s quest to return to the moon.
Four decades after astronauts touched down on the moon NASA is going back.