Long-standing technological and cost barriers to space are falling, enabling more countries and commercial firms to ...
There’s a long-running tension in the commercial space industry between launch service providers and their customers, ...
With two months to go, preparations for the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing are shifting into high gear, including ...
There had to be a lunar lander behind that curtain. That was the thought most people had last Thursday afternoon as they ...
On March 27, India successfully conducted an anti-satellite (ASAT) test. India received both praise and flak for undertaking ...
In the event last week in Washington to discuss the Blue Moon lunar lander being developed by Blue Origin, company founder ...
In July, Neil Armstrong’s Apollo Moon suit will go on display in the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum after undergoing extensive renovation. The Apollo Moon spacesuit is practically an ...
Sputnik was not a strategic surprise for the CIA. Unlike Pearl Harbor, the intelligence community had plenty of data about what was happening inside the Soviet Union in the months before October 1957 ...
There is rising interest in sending humans to Mars someday. And some say soon. Such a voyage, however attempted, will have certain parallels to earlier human voyages. Recent proclamations by NASA, ...
The design, development, testing, and, finally, the launch of the Orion capsule on December 5 has been seven years in the making. The United States has not built a human-rated capsule since the last ...
In the 1960s, President Kennedy successfully challenged us to land an American on the Moon and return him safely to the Earth within a decade. Today, President Trump and Vice President Pence have ...
In early January, almost forty years since the last F-1 rumbled, the woods surrounding NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center were shaken by a thunderous roar. NASA engineers were not testing a rocket ...