The leaky spacesuit worn by Italian astronaut Luca Parmitano during a spacewalk last July had leaked a week earlier, a problem that NASA failed to correctly diagnose, a panel investigating the near-drowning has found.
Beyoncé surprise self-titled album has made record sales -- now it has come to light that a music video for one of the album's songs featured audio from the space shuttle Challenger accident in 1986. Continue reading →
Sierra Nevada's seven-person Dream Chaser completed a successful glide test this weekend -- but it wasn't all good news. Continue reading →
There are few fears that can top the fear of drowning. Actually, there is. The fear of drowning in space. Continue reading →
In 1968, the first man in space was killed in a crash during routine flight training -- but the circumstances around his death have remained a mystery. Until now. Continue reading →
With Discovery safely out of NASA's hands, a former flight director and program manager has spoken about how the shuttle was almost lost during the first flight following the 2003 Columbia accident.