Elon Musk’s company bested Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin and others in the contest to carry American astronauts to the lunar surface.
Videos of a mysterious celestial phenomenon captured a once-common human emotion: awe at the wonder of the heavens.
Something went wrong early for Starship, with shards of metal raining down around the launch site including debris that hit one of the cameras.
Meet the four people who will take the first all-civilian rocket trip to orbit Earth.
Astronomers said the objects were debris from a SpaceX rocket. Not everyone got the memo.
The United States is unlikely to build anything like the Space Launch System ever again. But it’s still good that NASA did.
The Tesla boss and digital prankster is striking a chord, at a time of disillusionment with the tech industry and its leading tycoons.
A Japanese billionaire, who previously sought a crew of artists and a new girlfriend, issued a call for applicants to join him on a weeklong journey around the moon.
We the people need to take more control of how we move into the brave new worlds beyond our planet.
St. Jude Hospital and Jared Isaacman, a billionaire entrepreneur, selected Hayley Arceneaux for a trip to orbit in a SpaceX capsule.
The Amazon founder started his private rocket company in 2000, but its busiest phase could just now be starting.
After defying the F.A.A. during its last test flight in December, the company aims to stick the landing this time.
Jared Isaacman, 37-year-old founder of Shift4 Payments, is chartering a trip to orbit and raffling a seat to a random winner to raise money for childhood cancer research.
The Biden administration faces not only waves of Chinese antisatellite weapons but a history of jumbled responses to the intensifying threat.
Here’s a preview of what to expect in space and astronomy in the year to come.
The company described the test of the next-generation spacecraft as “awesome” even though it ended in a fiery blast.
The crew will spend some 27 hours in a capsule built by the private company before docking with the space station Monday night.
There’s something uniquely compelling about our need to learn what we can about the universe.
“We need to do a better job next time” of securing the area, the NASA administrator, Jim Bridenstine, said.
Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley returned to Earth in the first water landing by an American space crew since 1975.
Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are preparing for a Gulf of Mexico splashdown on Sunday in the Crew Dragon spacecraft.
Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are getting ready to splash down after two months in orbit.
The billionaire space oddity on life with Grimes and Baby X, Trump, Tesla, tunnels, short shorts, stock surges, Facebook fumbles and everything else under the sun.
The agency identified the causes of mishaps in orbit during an uncrewed test flight of its Starliner spacecraft in December.
The president has tried to parlay space policy into an upbeat campaign issue for the 2020 election.
Nineteen hours after launching, two NASA astronauts will arrive at the International Space Station.
The trip to the space station was the first from American soil since 2011 when the space shuttles were retired.
Here’s what you need to know about Saturday’s second launch attempt of NASA astronauts in the Crew Dragon spacecraft.
What you need to know about the mission taking two NASA astronauts to the space station on Saturday.
How SpaceX is ushering in a new era in the exploration of the cosmos.
Many beachside hotels along the state’s Space Coast were already at full capacity before Wednesday’s scheduled launch, a local tourism executive said.
Follow SpaceX’s launch of NASA astronauts aboard the Crew Dragon spacecraft.
It also may herald the return of wearable tech.
Elon Musk’s spacecraft company is scheduled to send two astronauts into orbit today, a major milestone for the commercial space business.
They’re best friends and veterans of the astronaut corps, and each is married to another astronaut.
A successful launch on Wednesday could forever change how the world thinks about getting people to space.
The agency confirmed its mission was proceeding smoothly, but made the announcement amid the puzzling departure of a top NASA official.
Some astronomers who have criticized the company’s orbital internet constellation were encouraged by the measures it announced.
The head of NASA said the agency is working with the “Mission: Impossible” star on a new film aboard the International Space Station.
Two NASA astronauts will now stay for more than a month and not two weeks during their first flight aboard the Crew Dragon capsule.