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.
Space Probe ‘Hope’ Captures Out-Of-This-World Image Of Mars SurfaceCelebrations broke out at mission control in Dubai last week as a spacecraft from the United Arab Emirates swung into orbit around Mars after a 300-million-mile journey that took seven months.
SpaceX Gets NASA Contract To Launch Pieces Of Future Moon Space StationThe space agency is giving SpaceX more than $330 million for the mission called "Gateway."
NASA Names Astronauts Who Will Train For Artemis-Moon Landing ProgramNASA has named the 18 astronauts who will train for its Artemis moon-landing program.