SpaceX launched its shiny, bullet-shaped, straight-out-of-science fiction Starship several miles into the air from a remote corner of Texas on Wednesday, but the 6 1/2-minute test flight ended in an explosive fireball at touchdown.
This mission hits several milestones for both SpaceX and NASA.
SpaceX plans to launch another batch of Starlink satellites into orbit on Tuesday..
For just the second time since the retirement of the space shuttle, a crew of astronauts is on its way to the International Space Station after blasting off from American soil – a feat that they hope will inspire a country still facing a challenging pandemic and social unrest.
NASA and SpaceX have announced a new date for the launch of the first crew rotation mission to the International Space Station.
Rubins cast her ballot from a voting booth on the International Space Station.
After orbiting the near-Earth asteroid Bennu for nearly two years, NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft collected a sample from its surface on Tuesday.
What makes this new toilet so special is its compact size _ it's barely 100 pounds. It's also better suited for women.
An asteroid about the size of a small school bus is expected to "safely zoom past earth" on Thursday, according to NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena.
Scientists say they recently spotted an asteroid expected to zoom uncomfortably close to earth on the day before Election Day.
A pair of NASA astronauts face the final and most important part of their SpaceX test flight: returning to Earth with a rare splashdown.
A pair of meteor showers are set to peak on the night of Tuesday, July 28. The Southern delta Aquariids and the alpha Capricornids should both be visible.
In March, the comet was faint, but this month, the comet is relatively easy to observe with binoculars or a telescope. This comet continues to brighten, and is becoming visible to the naked eye.
NASA released a 10-year timelapse of the sun that has amassed more than 20 million gigabytes of data.
A Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign was recently launched for Eau de Space, a novel fragrance based on a scent commissioned by NASA that promises a whiff of outer space.
The challenge comes ahead of NASA’s 2024 flight to the moon, which aims to land the first woman and next man on the lunar surface.
The Dragon 2 craft itself is the successor to the Dragon 1, a spacecraft that made history in 2010 for being the first commercial spacecraft to be successfully recovered from orbit.
The last supermoon of 2020 will be visible on May 7.
The mile-long asteroid will safely pass by Earth, the space agency said.
Calling all space lovers - NASA is hiring for its class of Artemis Genesis astronauts.