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Science Nov 08WATCH LIVE: Mercury parades between Earth and the sun
The solar system's smallest, innermost planet will resemble a tiny black dot Monday. The rare celestial show begins at 7:35 a.m. EST.
Science Oct 17WATCH: NASA conducts 1st all-female spacewalk
As NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir completed the job with wrenches, screwdrivers and power-grip tools, it marked the first time in a half-century of spacewalking that men weren't part of the action.
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.