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Cosmonauts on Spacewalk Cut Into Soyuz Spacecraft to Inspect Patched Hole

Russian cosmonauts Oleg Kononenko and Sergei Prokopyev embarked at 1559GMT (10:59 a.m. EST) for what it is expected to be a six-hour spacewalk to inspect t...


China Targets the Dark Side of the Moon with Chang'e-4 Rover

The Chang'e 4 mission is a step in that direction, significant for the engineering expertise needed to explore and settle the moon, McDowell said. The space...


Voyager 2 Enters Interstellar Space

It passed the boundary on 5 November and is now more than 11 billion miles from Earth. While it launched before Voyager 1, its flight path put Voyager 2 on a ...


A Lander Is Headed to The Far Side of The Moon

Earlier it was reported that Russian Federation intends to deploy a full-scale moon base between 2036 and 2040 to deliver large goods and saturate the lunar pol...


NASA's InSight lander 'hears' wind on Mars

But this is the first time we've ever heard what Mars sounds like. How?: NASA explained that the audio is wind vibrations picked up by two sensors on ...


SpaceX launches Dragon Cargo Ship, Rocket Landing for the First Time Failed

The us space Agency NASA on the day (from 4 to 5 December) was postponed sending the Dragon with food supplies for the global space station. A hydraulic pum...


Here’s how to watch SpaceX’s Dragon take off for the space station

The company's "Block 5" series of Falcon 9 rockets are created to be used as many as 10 times. The SpaceX Dragon capsule will be launched aboard a Falcon 9 ro...


Soyuz rocket: First astronauts to launch since October failure

The arrival of the three astronauts restores the space station's crew to six as they join Serena Aunon-Chancellor of NASA , Alexander Gerst of the European Spa...


Hawaiian monk seal has eel removed from its nose

Honestly, despite not being a seal and not having an eel now lodged up my schnozz, I can truly empathise. The Hawaiian Monk Seal Research Program posted a s...


Russian Federation launches first manned voyage to ISS since rocket accident

That's when a rocket failure forced the Soyuz capsule carrying two astronauts to make an emergency landing. That triggered the Soyuz spacecraft's launch a...


SpaceX Sends Cargo Ship To International Space Station But Booster Landing Fails

SpaceX has blasted off its unmanned Dragon cargo ship, loaded with supplies, science experiments and food for the astronauts living at the International Space ...


Illinois surveys damage after rare December tornadoes

Many people volunteering are neighbors who have come out to help friends in need. Central Illinois endured several tornadoes on Saturday, resulting in fasci...


David Attenborough warns civilisations will COLLAPSE if climate change not addressed

At his address at the climate talks yesterday, Mr Attenborough said: "The people have spoken: leaders of the world , you must lead, the continuation of our c...


Rocket docks at International Space Station

The launch came less than two months after a booster failure forced a Soyuz spacecraft carrying Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin and United States astronaut ...


What's Next for NASA's OSIRIS-REx Probe at Asteroid Bennu?

For the past two years, the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft has sailed across the solar system by the light of the stars. "But while the spacecraft might tell us some t...


Only you can save us from climate disaster, Attenborough tells UN

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres opened the climate summit in Poland by issuing a dramatic appeal to world leaders Monday to take seriously the threat of...


SpaceX to Launch Falcon 9 Rocket #Spaceflight SSO-A @1:32pm EST

Minutes later, the first stage landed on an unmanned ship in the Pacific. For SpaceX , Monday's mission, called SSO-A, marked its 19th launch of 2018, surpas...


Russian Soyuz rocket successfully launches three astronauts to ISS

Their Soyuz MS-11 spacecraft entered a designated orbit just under nine minutes after the launch and is set to dock at the space outpost in about six hours. McC...


Listen to NASA land Robot Spaceship on Mars

From NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, engineers have a pretty good handle on rock abundance in the landing region, which is fairly low, so they don't e...


NASA, Roscosmos Successfully Launch Soyuz After Aborted Mission

The evening before the launch, crew commander Oleg Kononenko said the astronauts "absolutely" had trust in the flight preparations. October's aborted trip saw...


NASA Hears MarCO CubeSats Loud and Clear from Mars

Tilman Spohn, principal investigator of the HP3 experiment, said , "our plan is to use these measurements to determine the temperature of Mars' interior and to...


NASA InSight sticks the landing after plunge to Mars surface

The nail-biting moment came early Tuesday Korea time, just six-and-a-half minutes after the robot hit the Martian atmosphere at nearly 20-thousand kilometers ...


Scientists line up to take aim at research behind gene-edited babies

Challenged to prove that the participants knew all of the risks involved, He claimed that all of them had a " good education background " and were subjected to ...


NASA opens $2.6 billion in contract services for Moon to Mars missions

Prior to the announcement, Bridenstine spoke on The Hill TV's "Rising" program , emphasizing the goal of the Space Policy Directive's mission to build the ...


NASA Announces New Moon Partnerships with U.S. Companies

In this approach, NASA would just be one of many customers, Bridenstine said . 'We want multiple providers that are competing on cost and innovation, Bride...