The missile it intercepted was probably moving slower than one fired at the US from North Korea would be.
But the US will lead the world in the total number of rockets launched this year.
Get ready to feel small.
Today would have been Mary Morgan’s 95th birthday.
This test is a key step on the path to putting people in space.
Scientists will test the motor that will power the Space Launch System rocket booster.
I mean, I’d lose it too.
Claudie Haigneré on inspiring young girls to join the next generation of astronauts, and whether there should be an all-female space mission.
Whether it's the Gaza Strip or the tragic mess of MH17, July has been a big month for missiles. So how do they work? And how did we get to this point?