Space A 38-year-old Italian astronaut has broken the record for the most time in space on a single mission by a woman. Samantha Cristoforetti set the record on Saturday (June 6) at 11:04 a.m. EDT (1504
The unmanned Falcon 9 rocket, launched by SpaceX and carrying NOAA's Deep Space Climate Observatory Satellite, lifts off from launch pad 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida
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
PORTLAND, Ore. (Reuters) - Scientists from two U.S. Pacific Northwest laboratories plan to conduct tests of unusual precipitation that fell across the region over the weekend in hopes of pinpointing the
SpaceX had counted on better flying weather on Wednesday, as it geared up for the third time to launch a deep-space observatory, but it had to cancel a radical rocket-landing test because of rough seas.
/ Updated Feb. 12, 2015 / 12:28 AM GMT The third time was the charm for SpaceX — which launched the Deep Space Climate Observatory with its Falcon 9 rocket, but decided against trying to land the rocket's
The Falcon 9's reusable landing won't be tested SpaceX will make another attempt to launch the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) satellite tonight, its fourth since Sunday. The initial attempt was