Boeing And SpaceX Win NASA Contracts For New Manned Spaceflight Programs

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
A 19-story Atlas 5 rocket built by United Launch Alliance streaks across the sky after lifting off from Cape Canaveral

Companies split contract for first manned American spaceflight program since 2011

Astronauts Can Finally Get A Decent Cup Of Espresso In Space

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
'Being able to enjoy a good Italian espresso may be just the right way to finish off the menu designed especially for each astronaut'

Astronauts Bring World Cup Competition To International Space Station

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

‘Have fun, play hard, and we’ll be watching on the International Space Station’

Russia Announces It Will Cut US Off From Space Station Over Ukraine Sanctions

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden stands next to SpaceX's Falcon 9 launch vehicle as he speaks to the media at Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral

Threats will push NASA back into manned spaceflight

NASA Attaches 24-Hour Live Streaming HD Cameras To ISS

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

Transmits breathtaking images of Earth

Russia Suggests US Astronauts Use Trampolines To Get To ISS After Latest Sanctions

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
The Soyuz TMA-11M spacecraft decorated with the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games logo and a blue-and-white snowflake pattern, blasts off from the launch pad at the Baikonur cosmodrome

Official threatens space partnership over economic sanctions

American astronaut snaps the first Instagram from space

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
ISS on Instagram

‘Back on ISS, life is good’

NASA: By 2017 astronauts will launch from America, not Russia

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
A Falcon 9 rocket carrying a small science satellite for Canada is seen as it is launched from a newly refurbished launch pad in Vandenberg Air Force Station

No more ‘thumbing rides from the Russians’

NASA suspends all contact with Russia over Ukraine annexation

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
NASA handout of astronaut Hopkins, participating in the second of two spacewalks

‘Only operational International Space Station activities have been excepted’

Elon Musk and Space X want to colonize Mars in a decade

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
Elon Musk and Charles Bolden address SpaceX employees at the SpaceX facility in Hawthorne

‘It will make the Apollo moon rocket look small’

Stuxnet virus infected the International Space Station

Tech | Josh Peterson
Still image taken from video shows the Soyuz spacecraft as it docks with the International Space Station

The infection appears to have happened in May

Google's April Fools' Day jokes revealed

Tech | Josh Peterson
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Search engine finds its funny bone

NASA loses, restores communication with International Space Station - TheDC

Tech | Josh Peterson
Endeavour Orbits Earth Docked To International Space Station

Ground stations in Russia link up astronauts after satellite link failure

SpaceX will try 1st private cargo run again Tues. - AP

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The U.S. company is the first private business to attempt to launch a spacecraft with supplies to the International Space Station.

SpaceX test fires rocket headed to International Space Station - Fox News

Tech | Josh Peterson
Test Rocket

SpaceX is one of two private companies with contracts to provide unmanned space cargo flights to the space station for NASA.

SpaceX confirms plans to launch first private spaceship to ISS - Yahoo! News

Tech | Josh Peterson
Test Rocket

SpaceX and several other companies are competing to be the first to operate a private capsule that could tote astronauts and cargo to the ISS, after NASA retired its shuttle program last year.

Private company delays 1st space station visit - AP

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Test Rocket

The Dragon spacecraft will be first private ship to go to the station.