Space

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)

Astronauts Heave Experiment Overboard At ISS

Astronauts at the International Space Station got rid of an old seismic experiment on Wednesday during their third space walk in three weeks.

10/22/2014

International Space Station (Source: nasa.gov)

Second Spacewalk In 2 Weeks At Int’l Space Station

For the second week in a row, astronauts are spacewalking at the International Space Station.

10/15/2014

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - SEPTEMBER 21:  The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying a Dragon supply ship lifts off from the launch pad on a resupply mission to the International Space Station, on 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)

Dragon Arrives At International Space Station With 3-D Printer

The International Space Station received another SpaceX shipment Tuesday containing the first 3D printer eThe International Space Station has received an important supply shipment from a SpaceX cargo ship, this one containing the first 3D printer ever launched into orbit.

09/23/2014

(Source: http://www.nasa.gov/)

NASA: Maven Enters Martian Orbit

It has been almost a year since NASA’s Maven spacecraft was sent into space for a celestial rendezvous with Mars.
Sunday evening the craft entered the red planet’s orbit for an unprecedented study of its atmosphere.

09/22/2014

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)

Astronauts Getting 3-D Printer For Space Station

Astronauts in the International Space Station are getting something new and it prints in 3-D.

09/19/2014

(Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

NASA Awards Space Contract To Boeing and SpaceX

NASA chose Boeing and SpaceX to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station within the next few years.

09/16/2014

(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

Asteroid Over Earth

Asteroid To Flyby Earth This Weekend

Get ready for a celestial show this weekend, as a new asteroid is set to flyby Earth.

09/04/2014

The New Horizons spacecraft engines start just prior to lift off from launch pad 41 at the Kennedy Space Center, Florida, 19 January 2006. The spacecraft is on a trailblazing probe to Pluto, at the solar system's outermost limits, following two days of delays. (Photo credit: BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images)

Last Call: Pluto-Bound Craft Crosses Neptune Orbit

The New Horizons spacecraft, on its way to Pluto, crossed the orbit of Neptune Monday.

08/25/2014

(Source: NASA)

Sun Unleashes Two Intense Solar Flares Tuesday

The sun put on quite a celestial show Tuesday as it unleashed two solar flares and NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory caught them both on camera.

06/10/2014

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