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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Spacewalking astronauts gave a hand to the International Space Station's big robot arm Tuesday. As the federal government geare..
As a diehard lover of hip-hop, going on a rave cruise was something I never thought I’d agree to. I don’t listen to much electronic music. Also… not a..
NASA astronauts Mark Vande Hei, left, and Scott Tingle work outside the International Space Station on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, to give the robot arm a..
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station are making final preparations for a spacewalk Tuesday to service the lab's robot arm. With lawmakers..
The government shutdown isn't just affecting federal agencies, such as NASA. It's altering the plans of private sector spaceflight companies, such as ..
SpaceX is impacted by the ongoing U.S. Government shutdown – which is bad news both for its pending Falcon Heavy test flight, as well as for its other..
The United Launch Alliance Atlas V deployed another early-warning missile satellite for the US military. The Atlas V rocket successfully took of Cape ..
Dragon, an active cargo spacecraft of the Space Exploration Technologies Corp., has successfully returned to Earth after a 29-day stay in orbit. The s..
Rocket Lab blasted off into space on Saturday, taking a major step toward opening low-cost access for a new generation of satellites. The rocket build..
It’s been quite an unexpected decade at Tesla. In 2007, if you said that the EV company would release an all-electric sedan that became one of the fas..
Tomorrow afternoon, SpaceX — Elon Musk’s other ambitious venture — will test out the engines on the Falcon Heavy, a beast of a rocket that the company..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - The first astronaut of Puerto Rican heritage reached out to schoolchildren on the hurricane-bashed island. Flying aboard the In..
A SpaceX Dragon cargo ship loaded with 4,100 pounds of experiment samples, trash and no-longer-needed equipment departed the International Space Stati..
Five days after a presumed spy satellite was lost following launch from Florida, another clandestine satellite, this one owned by the National Reconna..
In this image from video made available by NASA, astronaut Joe Acaba, right, aboard the International Space Station, takes questions from students at ..
(Reuters) - SpaceX on Tuesday defended the performance of one of its rockets used to launch a U.S. spy satellite that is believed to have been lost af..
SpaceX said suggestions that the spy satellite Zuma has been lost are categorically false. Future launches will proceed as scheduled, including the mu..
Lawmakers said they will receive classified briefings on a secret U.S. government satellite that apparently crashed into the sea after it was launched..
___ World Bank predicts solid 3.1 percent global growth in 2018 WASHINGTON (AP) — The World Bank is predicting that the global economy will grow 3.1 p..
After Norishige Kanai, a Japanese astronaut, initially measured over 3 inches taller since arriving in space, he worried he wouldn't be able to return..
CAPE CANAVERAL — SpaceX defended its rocket performance during the weekend launch of a secret U.S. satellite, responding Tuesday to media reports that..
Contradictory accounts are emerging in the wake of the apparent failure of the Zuma mission—a secretive multibillion-dollar spy satellite that was lau..
This story has been updated. At first, everything appeared to go smoothly. Elon Musk’s SpaceX cheered a successful liftoff of its Falcon 9 rocket Sund..
(Reuters) - SpaceX on Tuesday defended the performance of one of its rockets used to launch a U.S. spy satellite that is believed to have been lost af..
A U.S. spy satellite is believed to be lost after it was launched on Sunday from Cape Canaveral, Fla., according to The Wall Street Journal. The newsp..
SpaceX President Gwynne Shotwell pushed back against reports that her company’s Falcon 9 rocket may have malfunctioned during Sunday’s launch of a cla..
SpaceX defended its rocket performance during the weekend launch of a secret U.S. satellite, responding Tuesday to media reports that the satellite co..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. spy satellite that was launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, aboard a SpaceX rocket on Sunday failed to reach orbit and..
(Reuters) - SpaceX on Tuesday defended the performance of one of its rockets used to launch a U.S. spy satellite that is believed to have been lost af..
SpaceX is planning to perform a static test fire of its massive Falcon Heavy rocket later this week, the company revealed today in a statement from co..
SpaceX insists it did everything right during a highly classified government satellite launch that went awry. The secret U.S. government Zuma satellit..
Astronaut Buzz Aldrin walks on the surface of the moon in 1969, his visor reflecting the image of astronaut Neil Armstrong and the Lunar Module. (Gett..
On Sunday night, SpaceX launched a classified payload known only as "Zuma" for the US government. But once in space, something went wrong. Here's what..
A highly classified spy satellite appears to have been lost after its launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida aboard a SpaceX rocket S..
Kicking off a busy year for SpaceX, the Falcon 9 blasted off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station at 8 p.m. EST (GMT-5) Sunday, putting on a spec..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. spy satellite that was launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, aboard a SpaceX rocket on Sunday failed to reach orbit and..
SpaceX’s latest rocket may have launched successfully – but the mission didn’t end as a win. The Zuma payload it was carrying, a mysterious classified..
A highly classified U.S. government satellite appears to have been totally lost after being taken into space by a recent launch from Elon Musk's Space..
Taken in 2014, the image features SpaceX's Falcon 9 lifting off from an unknown location. Since then, the two-stage rocket has undergone numerous modi..
In today's tech lights mystery shrouded mission SpaceX delivered a government spacecraft called Zuma into orbit but very few details were given about ..
SpaceX successfully launched a secret U.S. government payload called Zuma on Sunday and landed its rocket back on Earth, in the company's first missio..
In this image made with a long exposure the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station as seen from in Viera, Fla., Sunday,..
SpaceX just sent a secret government mission to space. The rocket, carrying its secret payload called "Zuma," lifted off from Cape Canaveral, Florida ..
SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying a mysterious government satellite known as "Zuma" Sunday, lighting up the night sky as the booster climbed ..
SpaceX has successfully launched its first mission of 2018, after capping a record year last year in 2017 with 18 total launches. The first launch thi..
SpaceX will attempt its first launch of 2018 later today, with a two-hour launch window opening at 8 PM EST (5 PM PST), with a backup launch window se..
Originally planned for a November launch, the mysterious Zuma mission may finally go to space on Sunday evening. SpaceX has confirmed that its rocket,..
Kicking off an ambitious 2018 flight schedule, SpaceX readied a Falcon 9 rocket for launch Sunday evening to boost a mysterious government satellite k..
It's time for private spaceflight to start making good on its promises. And in 2018, hopefully it will do just that. From SpaceX's long-promised first..
Legendary astronaut John Young, who walked on the moon and later commanded the first space shuttle flight, has died, NASA said Saturday. Young was 87...