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Aug 29, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Irene Klotz
A three-way race to build a commercially operated spaceship to shuttle astronauts -- and other paying customers -- to and from low-Earth orbit is close the finish line, with NASA aiming to award development and flight service contracts as early as next week.
Aug 27, 2014 02:22 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Launch of SpaceX’s next Falcon 9 rocket is on hold, pending a review after a related test vehicle self-destructed during a flight test last week. Continue reading →
Aug 25, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
The world is starting to get a better idea of what the U.S. military's proposed new space plane might look like.
Aug 23, 2014 09:10 AM ET // Tariq Malik, Space.com
The SpaceX rocket detonation occurred over McGregor, Texas.
Aug 23, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
A scientist has created the best-ever global color map of Neptune's big moon Triton, using images taken by a NASA spacecraft 25 years ago.
Aug 21, 2014 08:00 AM ET // Miriam Kramer, SPACE.com
A Russian official claims that samples collected by cosmonauts show evidence of sea plankton on the outside of the International Space Station
Aug 19, 2014 06:30 PM ET // Rob Coppinger, SPACE.com Contributor
Engine technology being developed for a British space plane could also find its way into hypersonic aircraft built by the U.S. military.
Aug 19, 2014 01:20 PM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
You may never set foot on Mars, but your words and pictures could land there later this year.
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