- Japan abandons costly X-ray satellite lost in space Updated: Apr-29-16 12:27 am
TOKYO - Japan's space agency has abandoned its efforts to restore the operations of a multimillion-dollar satellite that was to probe the mysteries of black holes using X-ray telescopes.
- SpaceX aims to send 'Red Dragon' capsule to Mars in 2018 Updated: Apr-27-16 4:47 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - SpaceX is shooting for Mars.
- NASA astronauts prepare for flight on commercial spacecraft Updated: Apr-27-16 9:10 am
ST. LOUIS - Five years after the last NASA astronauts flew from Cape Canaveral, Florida, to the International Space Station, a new group is preparing for a trip, this time on a private spacecraft.
- Area glass artist making art of rocket science Updated: Apr-17-16 3:06 am
MOUNT VERNON, Washington - Rik Allen was 11 years old when "Star Wars" came out. He was a self-described "science fiction nerd."
- Last surviving space shuttle external tank on way to L.A. Updated: Apr-14-16 12:37 pm
NEW ORLEANS - NASA's only remaining space shuttle external fuel tank is headed to California, where it will land as part of a permanent display with the retired space shuttle Endeavor.
- Space shuttle tank begins epic journey to Los Angeles Updated: Apr-11-16 12:24 am
LOS ANGELES - ET-94, a massive external fuel tank built for the space shuttle program but never used in flight, is on an ocean barge bound for Los Angeles.
- SpaceX delivers world's 1st inflatable room for astronauts Updated: Apr-10-16 11:59 am
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - SpaceX has made good on a high-priority delivery: the world's first inflatable room for astronauts.
- Space station getting inflatable room, a cosmic 1st Updated: Apr-07-16 3:30 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - Forget blowup air mattresses. Space station astronauts are getting their first inflatable room.
- Astronaut Musgrave to speak at university commencement Updated: Apr-03-16 1:27 pm
FLINT, Michigan - The University of Michigan-Flint has announced that astronaut Story Musgrave will deliver the keynote address at the school's May 1 commencement.