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SpaceX attempt to recycle Falcon booster rocket fails

SpaceX's latest attempt at recycling its Falcon 9 rocket by landing it upright on an ocean platform failed Tuesday, after a successful launch of its cargo mission to space<p><b>SpaceX</b> launched a shipment of groceries to the <b>International Space Station</b> on Tuesday, <b>including the first espresso maker bound</b> …

Pluto And Ceres May Become Planets Again Soon

This year's missions to the outer solar system are set to shake up the planetary family tree<p>Ceres is the largest object in the asteroid belt, and NASA’s Dawn spacecraft will arrive at this dwarf planet on March 6, 2015.<p>Pluto is the largest object in the Kuiper belt, and NASA’s New Horizons …

Astronomers Find Supermassive Black Hole 12 Billion Times Size of the Sun

Astronomers say they have have discovered a black hole so big that it challenges the theory about how they grow. Scientists said this black hole was formed about 900 million years after the Big Bang. But with measurements indicating it is 12 billion times the size of the sun, the black hole …

Black Holes

Today in science: Spacecraft destroys sundog

Coolest space launch ever! Watch what happened when a spacecraft launch destroyed a sundog, in the process bringing to light a new form of ice</b> …

Astronomy

SpaceX rocket blasts off to put weather satellite into deep space

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - A SpaceX rocket blasted off on Wednesday to put a U.S. satellite into deep space, where it will keep tabs on solar storms and image Earth from nearly 1 million miles (1.6 million km) away.<p>Illuminated by the setting sun, the 22-story Falcon 9 rocket soared off its …

Space Exploration

SpaceX getting ready for weather satellite launch

The launch of a satellite dreamed up 17 years ago by former Vice President Al Gore to provide continuous views of Earth via the Internet and now repurposed to serve as a space weather station will have to wait at least until Tuesday to get into space, after problems with Air Force radar derailed a …

Space

NASA is all about that space, 'bout that space, space travel, in this fun video

You only have yourself to blame.<p>NASA, basking in the sort of attention it hasn't experienced since faking that moon landing, finally had a nervous breakdown and created this wondrous remake of All About that Bass.<p>Actually, I sort of love this. All About That Space is really the result of the …

NASA's Mars milestone

<i>Editor's note: Charles Bolden is administrator of NASA. He flew on four space shuttle missions, two as commander. The views expressed are his own.</i><p><b>(CNN)</b> -- Everywhere you look, there is renewed interest in space. Two of the top grossing movies of the past two years were "Gravity" and "Interstellar," …