Space Exploration

Lego unveils 'Women of NASA' set with astronauts, scientists

Oct 18, 2017

Lego has unveiled a set of figures celebrating the women of NASA

Parts of unmanned Russian spaceship burn up over Dubai

Oct 18, 2017

Parts of an unmanned Russian cargo spaceship burned across the night sky of the Arabian Peninsula, drawing gasps from Dubai to Riyadh before breaking up in the atmosphere and scattering in the ocean

Russian cargo ship launched to International Space Station

Oct 14, 2017

An unmanned Russian cargo ship has been launched to take supplies to the six astronauts aboard the International Space Station

Rare photos by early NASA astronauts being auctioned off

Oct 12, 2017

A Massachusetts auction house is selling vintage photographs taken by American astronauts

US astronaut's memoir provides blunt take on year in space

Oct 11, 2017

Retired astronaut Scott Kelly's new autobiography provides a blunt take on his year in space

Spacewalkers install new hand on station's robot arm

Oct 5, 2017

Spacewalking astronauts give International Space Station's big robot arm a new hand

60 years after Sputnik, Russian space program faces troubles

Oct 4, 2017

Six decades after Sputnik opened the space era, a refined version of the rocket that put the first artificial satellite in orbit remains the mainstay of Russia's space program _ a sign that the nation has failed to build upon its achievements

Einstein proof: Nobel winners find ripples in the universe

Oct 3, 2017

The Nobel Physics Prize 2017 went to three scientists for their discoveries in gravitational waves

SpaceX: Rocket for moon, Mars and NY-to-Shanghai in 39 mins

Sep 29, 2017

SpaceX chief Elon Musk's elaborate plan for a mega-rocket to carry astronauts to Mars may have some down-to-Earth applications

NASA astronaut to bike across Amazon in climate change film

Sep 29, 2017

NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy is keeping his exploration impulses down-to-earth, biking 600 miles across the Amazon to raise awareness about climate change and record its effects

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