Space Station

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 Says 2-Foot Strut Snapped, Brought Down Rocket

SpaceX suspects a 2-foot steel strut snapped inside its rocket and led to last month’s launch accident.

07/20/2015

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.

05/21/2015

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)

International Space Station In Sight Thursday Night

Missed out on seeing the International Space Station Thursday morning? No need to fear space fans – the ISS will make an encore tonight.

04/02/2015

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)

Space Station Hits Thrusters To Avoid Space Junk

The engine of the International Space Station was fired up Wednesday morning to move it out of the way of some passing space junk.

11/12/2014

Spacewalk on International Space Station  (Source: NASA.gov)

U.S. Resumes Spacewalks On International Space Station

For the first time in more than a year, two astronauts performed a routine maintenance spacewalk on the International Space Station.

10/07/2014

(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

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)

Supply Ship Delivers Easter Goodies To Space Station

While they weren’t delivered by the Easter bunny, the crew of the International Space Station did get some goodies Sunday morning. A cargo ship full of supplies.

04/20/2014

International Space Station (Source: nasa.gov)

Pump Problem On International Space Station

There’s a pump problem on the International Space Station. On Wednesday, the pump module on one of the space station’s two external cooling loops automatically shut down.

12/12/2013

(Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

NASA Regains Contact With Space Station Crew

The astronauts aboard the International Space Station temporarily lost contact with NASA on Tuesday.

02/19/2013

SpaceX Falcon rocket launches from Cape Canaveral.  (Source: CBS)

Spacex Dragon Capsule Launched To Space Station

SpaceX’s Falcon rocket roared into space Sunday evening from Cape Canaveral carrying a Dragon capsule packed with supplies for the International Space Station.

10/08/2012

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