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  • Star Wars: is Russian mystery object in space inspector or satellite killer?
    Star Wars: is Russian mystery object in space inspector or satellite killer?
    Earlier this year, Russia launched a mysterious object into space. Recent orbital maneuvers of "Object 2014-28E" have raised concerns that the satellite may be utilized as a space weapon. It was launched along with three military...
  • What these astronauts saw from space has changed them forever
    Astronauts saw something from space that changed them forever
    When these astronauts left Earth and headed for space they saw something that they didn't expect. They had no idea that this would leave them with such a profound feeling. When they left the planet the emphasis of the mission was going into...
  • ESA probe makes historical landing on comet
    ESA probe makes historical landing on comet
    On Nov. 12, the European Space Agency announced that its Rosetta spacecraft's Philae lander has touched down on the surface of Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko. The signal confirming the successful touchdown arrived on Earth at 16:03 GMT ...
  • NASA rocket launch to the International Space Station tonight watch in the night sky in these areas for a clear view.
    NASA launches rocket with spacecraft to ISS: Northeast, Mid-Atlantic viewer map
    Much of the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic States will be able to get a good look at the Antares rocket when it is launched tonight, Monday Oct. 27 from NASA’s Wallops Flight facility on the coast of Virginia. The weather forecast is reporting a...
  • Earth size craft seen orbiting Sun in picture taken by NASA/ SOHO
    'Earth-sized' UFO orbiting Sun reported: New photos captured by NASA shows image
    A UFO the size of the Earth was observed entering or exiting the sun this weekend, which is seen in a series of pictures taken by NASA/SOHO states the latest report from UFO watchers. According to UFO Sights Daily on Oct. 25, the pictures of the...
  • Spacecraft and Hwy on Moon
    10 mile spacecraft and 60 mile highway discovered in 1968 moon photo?
    A 1968 photo taken during a Lunar Orbiter mission to the moon shows what appears to be a spacecraft that is at least 10 miles (16 km) long resting inside the Crater Manlius. The photo was the subject of a Youtube video that was released on October...
  • The Sierra Nevada Corporation's Space Systems Dream Chaser
    Sierra Nevada developing spacecraft to launch from Stratolaunch airplane
    Sierra Nevada, the company developing the Dream Chaser lift body spacecraft, announced on Tuesday that it is developing a scaled down version of the vehicle that could be launched from a giant aircraft being built by Stratolaunch Systems. This...
  • Spacex Draagon V2
    SpaceX Dragon V2 spacecraft produced at a fraction of NASA's cost
    It's a perfect example how free-market capitalism works: SpaceX unveiled the first commercially developed and produced spacecraft Dragon Version 2 at the fraction of the cost NASA needs to develop such a vehicle.A big crowd celebrated this...
  • ESA's Rosetta probe activated, sends pictures
    ESA's Rosetta probe activated, sends pictures
    On March 27, the European Space Agency announced that its Rosetta spacecraft has taken its first pictures of its destination since being activated from deep-space hibernation on Jan. 20.The two images of Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko were...
  • XCOR
    Czech space office partners with XCOR in Mojave
    Mojave's XCOR corporation found another partner for the project: The Czech Space Office (CSO) announced the signing of an exclusive agreement with XCOR Aerospace. The agreement authorizes the CSO to become an Authorized Payload Integrator of...
  • Moon
    Global travel to the moon and space are only just beginning
    It was July 16, 1969 and it took three courageous United States astronauts and a department called NASA to achieve moon landing a spacecraft. After multiple attempts a successful launch from Kennedy Space Center in Florida achieved the goal which...
  • Cygnus spacecraft
    NASA announces future space launches
    Today, NASA announced the successful release from the International Space Station of the Canadarm2, Orbital Sciences’ Cygnus commercial craft after three weeks at the International Space Station. The craft had been sent with payload for the...
  • Dream Chaser
    NASA successfully tested the Dream Chaser space vehicle
    Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) of Louisville, Colo., successfully completed a captive-carry test of the Dream Chaser spacecraft at the agency's Dryden Flight Research Center in Edwards, Calif. During the two-hour test, an Erickson Air-Crane...
  • NASA to intentionally crash two probes into the moon Monday
    NASA to intentionally crash two probes into the moon Monday
    Two NASA moon probes used to help scientists learn more about the internal structure and composition of the moon will end their $496 million mission on Monday by being intentionally crashed into a mountain near the moon's north pole.NASA said...
  • Orbital Sciences Corp's Antares rocket first stage
    Full-scale operations begin for new rocket named Antares
    Orbital Sciences Corp. on Monday announced that it has commenced Antares launch vehicle operations at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport (MARS) in Virginia.Following a four-year design, development, construction, test and inspection process, the...