29 March 2010, 01:55 PM ET
The Burt Rutan designed Virgin Galactic White Knight Two named "Eve" carries Space Ship Two high over the California desert in the first flight test of the combined aircraft-spacecraft system.
19 March 2010, 09:04 AM ET
Astronauts who set out to one day travel among the stars have sometimes – like famed moonwalker Buzz Aldrin – become stars in their own right on Earth.
10 March 2010, 10:55 AM ET
Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) aborted the Falcon 9 rocket's first static fire test March 9.
09 March 2010, 03:45 AM ET
Virgin Galactic President Will Whitehorn applauded New Mexico legislation reducing the risk of industry-crippling lawsuits against space tourism companies.
02 March 2010, 10:49 AM ET
Miles speaks with Frank Culbertson of Orbital Sciences Corporation about the future of commercial spaceflight.
24 February 2010, 11:43 AM ET
Miles talks with the man that has been right in the middle of every deal to send civilians on Russians rockets to the International Space Station, Eric Anderson. He has always been bullish on the space business, but never more than now.
24 February 2010, 11:40 AM ET
As work on constellation continues until it can be shut down in an orderly fashion, SpaceX readies for the launch of the Falcon 9 on March 22.
23 February 2010, 08:15 AM ET
SpaceX has hoisted its new Falcon 9 rocket atop its Florida launch pad for final tests ahead of a launch test debut later this year.
18 February 2010, 05:35 AM ET
Space Exploration Technologies' new Falcon 9 rocket is assembled in Cape Canaveral, FL for a debut in the first half of 2010.
17 February 2010, 03:55 PM ET
A plane crash in California has killed three employees of Tesla Motors, the electric car venture led by private spaceflight pioneer Elon Musk, according to local news reports.
14 February 2010, 11:35 PM ET
It's a zoo out there. More than 400 worlds have been found beyond our solar system. Some are really strange.
13 February 2010, 03:59 PM ET
Stunning new photographs released by NASA reveal the space shuttle Endeavour in silhouette against a colorful backdrop provided by the Earth.
11 February 2010, 06:35 PM ET
All of the parts for SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket have arrived at launch site.
11 February 2010, 10:36 AM ET
Private citizens can fly into space. But who teaches them how? The NASTAR Center recently trained a crew of scientists eager to fly 5 minute sub-orbital research missions. It's a step to "ubiquitous space access".
10 February 2010, 07:15 PM ET
Space station astronauts worked to fix their urine recycling system Wednesday while engineers studied two issues on the space shuttle Endeavour.
08 February 2010, 01:10 PM ET
The six astronauts who rocketed into space early Monday opted to skip watching the Super Bowl in order to blast off on the space shuttle Endeavour.
05 February 2010, 08:52 AM ET
Astronaut and ATK manager Scott "Doc" Horowitz is deeply skeptical of small private commercial space companies chances of delivering and returning crews.
01 February 2010, 12:36 PM ET
Miles details STS-130 launch plans, a NASA Tweet-Up, Web surfing on ISS, boosting the Space Station, and cosmonaut bonus pay is this week's news from space.
28 January 2010, 02:03 PM ET
A Canadian space tourist and new space station crew launched toward the International Space Station Wednesday.
28 January 2010, 02:03 PM ET
A Canadian space tourist and two career astronauts are en route to the International Space Station (ISS).
28 January 2010, 01:59 PM ET
NASA crews are spending the day preparing the space shuttle Endeavour for its sixth launch attempt Wednesday.
28 January 2010, 01:55 PM ET
The rescue ship for NASA's Hubble Space Telescope mission moved closer to the launch pad Friday.
28 January 2010, 06:43 AM ET
New Mexico's Spaceport America is turning into reality as America's first commercial spaceport runway takes shape.
25 January 2010, 11:39 AM ET
As the Obama White House prepares to weigh in on America's direction, SPACEX Founder Elon Musk responds point-by-point to a report critical of commercial space flight.
22 January 2010, 04:17 PM ET
A commercial space pioneer and a former astronaut are answering claims by an independent advisory panel that private companies do not meet NASA human-rating standards.
18 January 2010, 10:39 AM ET
The first wealthy tourists rocketing into space from Florida may start their trips in Jacksonville, not the Space Coast.
14 January 2010, 04:08 PM ET
Satellite images show the destruction in Haiti caused by the 7.0-magnitude earthquake.
14 January 2010, 09:15 AM ET
Two Russian cosmonauts took a spacewalk outside the International Space Station Thursday to start up a new docking port on the roof of the orbiting lab.
13 January 2010, 01:56 PM ET
Like the famed Face on Mars, "trees" spotted near the planet's north pole are just optical illusions.
12 January 2010, 03:01 PM ET
A new snapshot of the giant star Betelgeuse has revealed two enormous bright spots - the first direct evidence of sun-like heat transportation on another star.
07 January 2010, 06:04 PM ET
At 4 times the mass of Earth, a newly discovered distant planet is the second smallest ever found.
07 January 2010, 11:44 AM ET
The new Falcon 9 rocket from SpaceX has passed its final engine test ahead of a planned launch debut this year.
07 January 2010, 10:50 AM ET
SPACE.com's complete coverage of the American Astronomical Society's 215th meeting in Washington, D.C.
31 December 2009, 07:14 AM ET
Commercial space is on a growth-curve, with a whirlwind of large and small companies that can offer a variety of skills.
29 December 2009, 11:38 PM ET
The Top 9 Spaceflight Stories in 2009. 5 shuttle missions, a space program in transition and space tourism strides are just some of the top spaceflight stories of the year.
17 December 2009, 03:28 PM ET
Cameras over poles spot auroras colliding for first time.