SpaceX will launch 58 Starlink satellites and three Planet SkySats on Tuesday, Aug. 18. Here's how to watch live.
Rocket Lab, which gives small spacecraft dedicated rides to Earth orbit, plans to go interplanetary soon with an astrobiology mission to the second rock from the sun.
NASA powered up its Mars helicopter Ingenuity for the first time on Aug. 7 and tested the little craft's electronics.
An Ariane 5 rocket hefted the Mission Extension Vehicle-2 into space Saturday (Aug. 15), putting it en route to an Intelsat satellite waiting for a boost into a higher orbit.
A Japanese company that hopes to land people on the moon one day has unveiled the final design of its first robotic lunar lander, which will launch in 2022 on a SpaceX rocket.
Want to see what things are like on a space rock tens of millions of miles away from Earth? NASA has you covered.
A week after two massive explosions echoed through Beirut, Lebanon, a NASA astronaut shared his view of the capital city from orbit and his best wishes for its residents.
Japan's Hayabusa2 mission is headed home from an asteroid called Ryugu, carrying a very special delivery of space rock, but Earth may not be the spacecraft's final destination.
Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential candidate, has picked Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate. She could play a big role in U.S. space policy.
For John-David Bartoe, a payload specialist aboard the space shuttle, becoming one of the first to drink Coca-Cola or Pepsi off Earth was a sip too far.
The new military branch, which President Donald Trump officially established in December 2019, just published its first doctrine, a 41-page document called "Spacepower."
Firefly Aerospace's Alpha rocket for small satellites should be ready to launch for the first time this fall, company representatives said.
The Department of Defense is sticking with SpaceX and United Launch Alliance as its two primary launch services for U.S. national security missions.
The Dragon spacecraft first reached the International Space Station in 2012 and Crew Dragon became the first private, crewed spacecraft to reach the ISS in 2020.