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Stellar Photos From the International Space Station Stellar Photos From the International Space Station

These fantastic photos were taken by Flight Engineer Don Petit during the Expedition 31′s current tenure aboard the International Space Station. He explains who he capture such stunning images on his flickr account. You know, if you ever happen to …

China Planning Manned Mission To Its Space Station China Planning Manned Mission To Its Space Station
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China has a problem. They have such a fairly long history of blatantly stealing technology from other companies, that they were not invited to participate in the International Space Station program. So, to stick their tongues out at everyone, they …

SpaceX’s Success May Lead To Military Contracts SpaceX’s Success May Lead To Military Contracts

SpaceX made history 2 weeks ago becoming the very first private company to launch a capsule into space and have it dock with the International Space Station. Now that the Dragon has successfully returned to earth, SpaceX can start working …

SpaceX Dragon Space Capsule To Return Home SpaceX Dragon Space Capsule To Return Home

Earlier today the Dragon space capsule departed from the International Space Station and began its trip back down from the heavens. The Dragon capsule spent 5 days connected to the ISS and it was able to deliver supplies and is …

SpaceX Dragon Capsule From ISS [Photos] SpaceX Dragon Capsule From ISS [Photos]

Last week SpaceX did what had never been done before. They managed to become the very first private company to dock with the International Space Station. The momentous feat was part of an effort to shift some of responsibilities of …

SpaceX’s Dragon Docks With ISS [Live Feed] SpaceX’s Dragon Docks With ISS [Live Feed]

So the time is finally here for the SpaceX capsule titled “Dragon” to dock with the ISS. After several tests yesterday NASA deemed that it was indeed ready to go ahead and start docking procedures. Part of these was matching …

SpaceX’s Dragon Gets Closer To Docking With ISS SpaceX’s Dragon Gets Closer To Docking With ISS

Two days ago, SpaceX started a historic journey to become the first commercial company to dock to the International Space Station. Since the launch the Dragon space capsule has had one task to complete after another and it has done …

SpaceX Finally Sets Date For Dragon Launch SpaceX Finally Sets Date For Dragon Launch

On May 19th, private space firm SpaceX, will finally launch its vaunted Falcon 9 rocket into space. Aboard the rocket is the Dragon space capsule. The hopes of this launch is to have the Dragon capsule dock with the International …

SpaceX Has To Delay ISS Launch….Again SpaceX Has To Delay ISS Launch….Again

SpaceX is trying to be the very first private company to launch a rocket into space and have it link up with the International Space Station to deliver cargo. Well, it has hit another snag. The engineers at Space X …

SpaceX Preps Test For May 7th Space Flight SpaceX Preps Test For May 7th Space Flight
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On Monday April 30th, 2012, SpaceX will do a static launch test of their rocket propulsion system, called Falcon 9, in advance of their planned launch. The static launch, which is available for viewing here will start at 2:30pm EST …

SpaceX Prepares for Historic Launch This May SpaceX Prepares for Historic Launch This May

After a series of delays, SpaceX is finally expected to launch on May 7th. The event will mark the first time a privately owned vessel has made the long, hard trip to the International Space Station (ISS). Additionally, this adventure …

International Space Station Stars Look Prettier Than Earth Stars International Space Station Stars Look Prettier Than Earth Stars

Have you ever imagined what stars might look like while aboard the International Space Station? Well, they probably look like stars, right? But beyond that, there’s some added beauty when you have the rim of Earth hovering in the foreground …

Unmanned European Rocket Takes Supplies To ISS Unmanned European Rocket Takes Supplies To ISS

Early this morning the European Space Agency(ESA) launched their 3rd Automated Transfer Vehicle(ATV-3) from a pad in Kourou, French Guiana. The ATV-3 is nicknamed “Edoardo Amaldi” after the famed Italian physicist and spaceflight pioneer who is credited with helping to …

NASA Astronaut Sends First Real Tweet From Space
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NASA said today astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) have received a special software upgrade that allows access to the Internet and the World Wide Web via the "ultimate wireless connection."