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American Aerospace Giant Boeing is making a third Attempt to Reach the ISS

American aerospace giant Boeing is making a third attempt to reach the International Space Station in a critical uncrewed test flight for its Starliner...

Dusty demise for NASA Mars lander in July

A NASA spacecraft on Mars is headed for a dusty demise. The Insight lander is losing power because of all the dust on its solar...

Lunar eclipse enchanted stargazers in America

A total lunar eclipse provided a spectacular celestial show as it unfolded Sunday night into early Monday in the Americas. The eastern half of...

Scientists grow plants in lunar dirt

Scientists have grown plants in soil from the moon collected by NASA's Apollo astronauts.Researchers had no idea if anything would sprout in the harsh...

Penultimate sunset at Concordia research station

The penultimate sunset at Concordia research station in Antarctica marks the beginning of a very exciting time for the 12-member crew which is the...

Moon goes blood red this weekend

A total lunar eclipse will grace the night skies this weekend. It provided longer than usual thrills for stargazers across North and South America....

GOES-18 sends 1st image of planet

A NASA tweet greeted the internet Wednesday with a beautiful image of the bluish gem-like Earth. It is the first image captured by the...

Astronaut crew returning to Earth after six months on ISS

NASA's Crew-3 mission was returning home to Earth on Thursday after six months aboard the International Space Station.The SpaceX Dragon Endurance spacecraft with NASA...

NASA’s Psyche spacecraft starts processing at Kennedy Space Center

Bound for an asteroid of the same name, the orbiter is undergoing final preparations for its August launch. Since its arrival on April 29,...

China plans a system to take out asteroids hurtling toward Earth

China plans to develop a system for monitoring asteroids that pose a threat to earth. It has highlighted the nation's growing ambitions for its...

Launcher integration begins for inaugural flight VV21 for Vega-C

Launcher integration for the inaugural flight of Vega-C began with the P120C solid-fuel first stage being delivered to the Vega Launch Zone (Zone de...

Jessica Watkins makes history as first Black woman launched to ISS for extended space mission

Jessica Watkins made history on Wednesday by becoming the first Black woman launched into space for an extended mission on the International Space Station....

NASA’s Lucy mission is a ‘go’ for solar array deployment attempt

NASA decided to move forward with plans to complete the deployment of the Lucy spacecraft's stalled and unlatched solar array. The spacecraft is powered...

Satellite payloads soar into space with liftoff of Long March-4C rocket

An atmospheric environment monitoring satellite was sent into space by the Long March-4C rocket lifting off from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in Shanxi...

NASA releases equity action plan to make space more accessible to all

NASA has released its first-ever Equity Action Plan, in support of the Biden-Harris Administration's efforts to advance racial equity in the federal government. The plan...