• January 12, 2015
Following a routine two-day voyage, SpaceX's Dragon capsule pulled in to port at the International Space Station. Meanwhile, tweets from CEO Elon Musk give clues on what happened at sea.
• January 09, 2015
NASA completed a 500-second test firing of the RS-25 engine, which will power the core stage of the Space Launch System.
• December 17, 2014
NASA's efforts to capture a near-Earth asteroid and tow it back to lunar orbit will have to wait a little bit longer for a final mission concept.
• November 26, 2014
When Orion launches next week, you may notice something alarming: The spacecraft's rocket sort of catches itself on fire. But not to worry, says United Launch Alliance.
• November 26, 2014
The past few months have brought announcements for new missions from India and China as well as a wealth of creative ideas for future missions.
• November 20, 2014
On the surface, NASA's humans to Mars plans seem vague and disjointed. But that's because the agency is playing the long game. Right now, it may be the only game they can play.
• September 09, 2014
Watch Planetary Society President Jim Bell testify before a congressional subcommittee on Wednesday, September 10th.
• June 23, 2014
During televised updates on June 18 and 19, NASA showcased its progress on Orion and ARM. Here's the latest news.
• May 27, 2014
The Planetary Society strongly supports NASA's asteroid initiative, including the goal of redirecting an asteroid to the vicinity of the Moon. But an independent cost estimate is needed, and needed soon.
• February 14, 2014
When our future astronauts splash down into the Pacific Ocean aboard an Orion capsule, Mike Generale, NASA, and the U.S. Navy will be waiting for them.
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