Some of the joking about Trump’s space designs is deserved, but U.S. national security relies on space capabilities that are at risk.
The re-established initiative announced Thursday will draw on resources from all branches of the military to coordinate U.S. defense efforts in space.
A Soyuz spacecraft carrying a Russian humanoid robot called Fedor has successfully docked with the International Space Station.
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From a machine that could 3D-print human organs in orbit to bacteria that could help develop a mining industry in space, our space correspondent Luca Parmitano explains the experiments he has been carrying out in his first month in orbit.
Russia has tested a new rocket by sending an (almost) unmanned mission to the International Space Station. Fedor the robot took the commander's seat, holding a small Russian flag.
NASA astronauts conduct a spacewalk from the International Space Station (ISS) to install a docking adapte. Watch it back.
Since their arrival, the crew has been working hard. Getting used to life in space can be a challenge.
The satellite will join a constellation that forms the European Data Relay System which enables users to observe the Earth almost in real-time.
A cargo craft bound for the International Space Station will blast off from Kazakhstan's Baikonur Cosmodrome on Wednesday.
Red wine is a staple for many social gatherings, but according to scientists, they may soon be a staple for astronauts in space, too.
France wants to develop laser weapons to protect its satellites, the country's defence minister said as she outlined a new space strategy.
A small crowdfunded satellite has become the first spacecraft to be propelled only by the energy of the sun.
It came just one week after it delayed the scheduled blast-off due to technical issues.
Two NASA astronauts and one Russian cosmonaut have taken off from Kazakhstan in a Soyuz rocket headed for the International Space Station
A mission to Mars could come as early as 2033, Bridenstine told reporters on Monday.
Astronauts are trained to think rationally, ready at any moment to respond to danger with a clear head and nerves of steel. But behind the scientific facade, they are as superstitious as the rest of us, European Space Agency Astronaut Luca Parmitano reveals.
To celebrate the anniversary, NASA has restored the old control room from which the Apollo-era flight directors oversaw the mission. It's a place of pilgrimage for their successors.
It's 50 years since the Apollo Moon landings, when Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin made their first steps on the lunar surface. And instruments that those two astronauts placed on the Moon are still being used every day.
Panoramic images available through Google Earth show the areas inside the ISS where Luca Parmitano and his colleagues are spending six months of their Beyond mission.
"If Neil Armstrong wasn't a hero, then there are no heroes," said US Vice President Mike Pence.
A NASA sponsored lab in Colorado, USA, is aiming to send robots to the moon to construct telescopes capable of looking back in time.
Astronaut Michael Collins returned to the Apollo 11 launch pad on the 50th anniversary of the mission to land on the moon.
"A space command will be created next September in the air force," Macron said.
Researchers hope that the samples collected from the asteroid will help us better understand the formation of the solar system and the evolution of our planet.
A European Vega rocket carrying a satellite for the United Arab Emirates has been lost after launching on Wednesday.