NASA to provide coverage of SpaceX commercial crew flight test

NASA will provide coverage of the upcoming prelaunch and launch activities for the SpaceX Demo-1 flight test to the International Space Station for the...

To catch a wave, rocket launches from top of world

NASA photograph On Jan. 4, 2019, at 4:37 a.m., EST, the CAPER-2 mission launched from the Andøya Space Center in Andenes, Norway, on a 4-stage...

Falcon 9, Crew Dragon roll to launch pad

SpaceX photograph A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with the company’s Crew Dragon attached, rolls out of the company’s hangar at NASA Kennedy Space Center’s Launch...

New Shepard successfully flies 8 NASA research, technology payloads to space

Blue Origin demonstrated the versatility of the New Shepard system by taking 8 NASA-sponsored research and technology payloads into space Jan. 23, 2019.    This flight...

NASA’s Opportunity Rover logs 15 years on Mars

NASA/JPL/Cornell University imageAn artist's concept portrays a NASA Mars Exploration Rover on the surface of Mars. Two rovers were launched in 2003 and...

SLS liquid hydrogen tank test article loaded into test stand

NASA photograph by Tyler Martin The largest piece of structural test hardware for America’s new deep space rocket, the Space Launch System, was loaded into...

NASA announces updated crew assignment for Boeing flight test

NASA photographNASA astronaut Mike Fincke has been added to the crew of the Boeing CST-100 Starliner’s Crew Flight Test. He previously served as...

Advanced imaging reconnaissance satellite launched from Vandenberg

Photograph by Peter MerlinThe NROL-71 prior to launch. Following a long string of delays, the nation's newest advanced imaging satellite launched into orbit from...

SpaceX to build Mars ships in Texas, not Los Angeles

HAWTHORNE, Calif.--SpaceX said Jan. 16 that it will build test versions of its Mars spaceship in south Texas instead of the Port of Los...

Scientists finally know what time it is on Saturn

NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute photographA view from NASA's Cassini spacecraft shows Saturn's northern hemisphere in 2016 as that part of the planet nears its...