SpaceX Launches Solar Panels, Fresh Food, And Tiny Sea Critters To International Space StationA SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket thundered away from Cape Canaveral Thursday, heading toward the International Space Station carrying more than 7,000 pounds of supplies, science gear and other hardware, including the first two of six new roll-out solar wings to boost the lab's power.
Former Florida Sen. Bill Nelson Sworn In As NASA New LeaderVice President Kamala Harris swore in the former Florida senator as the new NASA administrator on Monday.
Former Florida Senator Bill Nelson Gets Nod To Lead NASAFormer Florida Senator Bill Nelson, who once flew on the space shuttle, has been confirmed by the US Senate to be the next head of NASA.
SpaceX Set To Launch 4 Astronauts On Friday After Initial Plan Nixed Due To WeatherAfter a one-day weather delay, SpaceX is scheduled to launch four astronauts to the International Space Station Friday morning in a mission that’s set to make history.
Former Sen. Bill Nelson Testifies At Senate Confirmation Hearing For NASA’s Top JobPresident Joe Biden's pick to be NASA administrator, former Sen. Bill Nelson, testified in front of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee in a hearing for his confirmation.
NASA Makes History With Helicopter Ingenuity's First Flight On MarsNASA made history early Monday morning when its $80 million Ingenuity helicopter spun up its carbon-composite rotors and lifted off the dusty surface of Mars, becoming the first aircraft to fly on another planet.
SpaceX Crew Arrives At Cape Canaveral Ahead Of Thursday's Earth Day LaunchSpaceX’s most international crew of astronauts yet arrived at their launch site Friday in Cape Canaveral, after getting the go-ahead from NASA, for next week's planned launch.
NASA Preparing To Fly Aircraft On Mars This WeekendNASA is gearing up for a historic flight this weekend.
Promise Of Private Space Travel Coming Closer To RealityThe promise of private space travel is coming closer to reality thanks to some well-known billionaires. One company is selling seats for a new craft that could take passengers above the Earth next year, while another company is trying to get to Mars.
President Joe Biden Nominates Former Florida Senator Bill Nelson To Run NASAFormer Florida Senator Bill Nelson, who flew on the space shuttle just days before the Challenger launch accident, has been selected by President Joe Biden to lead NASA.
Reports: Former Florida Senator Bill Nelson To Be Tapped To Lead NASA By President BidenFormer Florida Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson could be the next head of NASA.
Spacewalkers Take Extra Safety Precautions For Toxic AmmoniaSpacewalking astronauts are taking extra safety precautions after possibly getting toxic ammonia on their suits.
Astronauts Install Support Frames On International Space Station For New Solar PanelsOn Sunday, two astronauts installed support frames on the International Space Station for new solar panels arriving later this year.
NASA Releases Time-Lapse Of Record-Breaking 2020 Atlantic Hurricane SeasonThe 2020 Atlantic hurricane season was one for the record books, and NASA’s recently-released time-lapse video captured just how insane it was.
'Touchdown Confirmed': NASA's Perseverance Rover Lands On Mars To Begin Historic MissionA nearly 300-million-mile journey came to an end Thursday as NASA's Perseverance Rover successfully landed on Mars Thursday, beginning a historic mission full of firsts.