commercial space flight
SpaceX's Latest Rocket Landing Video Is Stunning
The drone's-eye view of the latest Falcon 9 rocket booster coming back from space is awe-inspiring.
Why Luxembourg, Of All Places, Is a Global Leader in Asteroid Mining
The tiny European country is betting it all on riches from space.
NASA Won't Say If or When Private Citizens Can Visit the Space Station
Commercial modules are coming, but who will occupy them?
Watch the Highlight Reel of Blue Origin’s Successful Rocket Test
All of the fiery glory, none of the waiting.
Why Blue Origin Plans to Crash-Land Its Reusable Rocket
The vehicle will land with one bum parachute to test its safety systems.
SpaceX Lands NASA Contract to Take Astronauts to the ISS in 2017
It's an important step for decreasing the agency's dependency on Russian rockets.