Some uplifting news to tide us through the rest of the year.
"You are 47 years old."
One posted a decrepit playground spaceship under the caption, “your rocket.” And contrasted that with the Falcon Heavy as, “your mom’s friend’s son’s rocket.”
A total solar eclipse, the grand finale of a beloved orbiter, and two lunar touchdowns are on the schedule for 2017.
The site allows users to select payload weight, rocket configuration, service options, orbital trajectory, all with a transparent price quote.
David Saint-Jacques is a medical doctor, engineer and astrophysicist.
A hotter reentry and lesser fuel make latest landing attempt more difficult than usual.
He was so good at designing fake spacesuits that he was hired to do the real thing.
Succeed where SpaceX failed.
Lord Martin Rees—Astronomer Royal and a professor of cosmology and astrophysics at the University of Cambridge—talks cyborgs, nuclear power, and the end of Darwinian natural selection.
In April 2010, President Obama said, "nobody is more committed to manned space flight, to human exploration of space, than I am." He called for more robotic exploration, extending the life of the ISS, and bringing in private contractors to create the...