Jason Davis • June 22, 2015
At Kennedy Space Center, NASA's ground systems program prepares for the first flight of the Space Launch System in 2018.
Emily Lakdawalla • June 15, 2015
Three astronauts have returned to Earth, and while I'm happy that they landed safely, I'm very sad that astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti is not in space anymore to wish us "buona notte dallo spazio" with her lovely photos and piquant comments.
Casey Dreier • May 05, 2015
Our friends at Explore Mars are live-streaming their Humans to Mars Summit this week, happening in Washington, D.C.
Jason Davis • May 04, 2015
Despite a rainy spring that has caused schedule delays, NASA is preparing for a busy year of Space Launch System engine testing.
Jason Davis • April 29, 2015
The six crew members aboard the International Space Station will have to go without a scheduled delivery of food, supplies and fuel.
Casey Dreier • April 17, 2015
A study team at JPL will present their humans to Mars program concept at the Humans to Mars Summit and publish it as a peer-reviewed article in the New Space Journal.
Jason Davis • April 10, 2015
SpaceX is gearing up for a second attempt to land the spent first stage of a Falcon 9 rocket on a ship in the Atlantic Ocean.
Casey Dreier • April 02, 2015
A new advocacy initiative for the Society: let's get humans to Mars.
Jason Davis • March 28, 2015
The one-year ISS mission of Scott Kelly and Mikhail Kornienko began with an early morning launch from Baikonur, Kazakhstan.
Jason Davis • March 25, 2015
NASA has decided to pluck a small boulder off a large asteroid, instead of bagging an entire asteroid outright, the agency announced Wednesday.
This Friday, astronaut Scott Kelly and cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko will embark for a one-year mission aboard the International Space Station.
Jason Davis • March 20, 2015
A report released by NASA’s Office of Inspector General warns that the agency may be hard-pressed to have its Kennedy Space Center launch facilities ready by November 2018.
Jason Davis • March 12, 2015
Three International Space Station crew members are back on Earth today following a morning Soyuz landing on the snowy steppes of Kazakhstan.
Jason Davis • March 11, 2015
A blast of fire and smoke lit up the hills of Promontory, Utah this morning as NASA and Orbital ATK completed a test firing of a Space Launch System solid rocket booster.
Jason Davis • March 10, 2015
With NASA and Orbital ATK preparing for an important test tomorrow in Utah, an SLS engineer describes the inner workings of the vehicle's new solid rocket boosters.
Jason Davis • February 26, 2015
The future of the International Space Station is a little clearer this week, following a statement from Russia supporting an extension of the orbiting complex through 2024.
Jason Davis • February 23, 2015
A timelapse video shows two NASA astronauts as they became typical neighborhood cable technicians—except for the fact that they were wearing space suits.
Jason Davis • February 09, 2015
Within a two-day span, two rocket launches and three ocean landings are scheduled—one of which involves an autonomous spaceport drone ship.
Jason Davis • February 03, 2015
NASA will set the Space Launch System's inaugural flight date at the end of this year, according to the agency's 2016 budget request, which was released on Monday.
Jason Davis • January 28, 2015
Now that Boeing and SpaceX have won the high-profile privilege of carrying astronauts to the ISS, they must start making public appearances as reluctant equals.
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