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Nation Jul 20Nation marks 50 years after Apollo 11’s ‘giant leap’ on moon
Celebrations are in full swing across the country for the 50th anniversary of humanity’s first footsteps on another world.
Nation Jul 16WATCH: Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins discusses the launch 50 years later
Collins returned Tuesday to the exact spot where he flew to the moon 50 years ago with Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin.
Nation May 04SpaceX launches supplies to space station after power delays
SpaceX launched a load of supplies to the International Space Station on Saturday following a pair of unusual power delays.
Nation Mar 03WATCH: SpaceX’s new crew capsule aces space station docking
SpaceX’s new crew capsule arrived at the International Space Station on Sunday, acing its second milestone in just over a day.
Nation Mar 02America’s newest crew capsule rockets toward space station
America's newest capsule for astronauts rocketed Saturday toward the International Space Station on a high-stakes test flight by SpaceX.
Nation Feb 22Israel launches privately funded moon mission on SpaceX rocket
Israel seeks to become only the fourth country to successfully land on the moon, after Russia, the U.S. and China.
Nation Aug 12NASA spacecraft rockets toward sun for closest look yet
A NASA spacecraft zoomed toward the sun Sunday on an unprecedented quest to get closer to our star than anything ever sent before.
Nation Jun 27More delay, cost for NASA’s next-generation space telescope
NASA announced Wednesday that the James Webb Space Telescope will now fly no earlier than 2021.
Politics Jun 18WATCH: Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create ‘Space Force’
The president's directive will task the Defense Department with beginning the process of establishing the 'Space Force' as the sixth branch of the U.S. armed forces.
Nation Sep 22If this U.S. astronaut can vote from space, you can too
Kate Rubins, the lone American in orbit, will end up voting for president from the International Space Station, if her homecoming is delayed.