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Christina Koch and Jessica Meir ventured outside the International Space Station just months after NASA had to cancel an all-female spacewalk because of a spacesuit-sizing problem.

  • Oct 18, 2019

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine stopped by SpaceX’s headquarters here Thursday. He toured the factory with SpaceX founder Elon Musk, took a spin in a spacecraft simulator, then met with the media afterward, smiling for the cameras. But this was no social visit.

  • Oct 10, 2019

  • Oct 8, 2019

After years of waiting, Virgin Galactic is close to flying tourists to the edge of space.

  • Oct 2, 2019

On a spit of Texas land past the Border Patrol checkpoint, where the Rio Grande meets the Gulf of Mexico, there is a spaceship being assembled off State Highway 4 just before it dead-ends into the sea. But not everyone is cheering.

  • Sep 30, 2019

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine has been lobbying hard for the Artemis program.

  • Sep 24, 2019

  • Sep 15, 2019

The major hurricane — which could make landfall as a Category 4 storm on Tuesday — spurs state officials to plan evacuations from crowded metropolitan areas of South Florida.

  • Aug 30, 2019

President Trump on Thursday took a key step toward reorganizing the nation’s armed forces to focus more on the threats posed in space, formally establishing the United States Space Command, the first new combatant command created in a decade.

  • Aug 29, 2019

The predawn launch of the Falcon 9 rocket from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station was SpaceX's 12th of the year.

  • Jun 29, 2018
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