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May 6, 2016 02:21 AM ET // Irene Klotz
A SpaceX rocket touched down on a landing pad floating in the Atlantic Ocean on Friday despite plunging through the atmosphere twice as fast as the rocket that made the company’s first ocean landing last month.
Mar 22, 2016 07:50 PM ET // Irene Klotz
NASA is hoping third time's a charm for the launch of its innovative meteor detector that's launching to the space station Tuesday night.
Mar 13, 2016 07:40 AM ET // Irene Klotz
The first mission in a joint European-Russian campaign to look for life on Mars is scheduled for launch on Monday.
Mar 11, 2016 04:20 PM ET // Irene Klotz
For the first time, Jeff Bezos, billionaire and chief executive of Amazon, opened the door to his secretive rocket factory Blue Origin -- here's an exclusive look inside.
Feb 21, 2016 02:00 PM ET // Sarah Lewin, Space.com
More than 18,300 people have applied for 14 or fewer spots in NASA's next astronaut class, shattering the 1978 record of 8,000 applicants.
Feb 10, 2016 12:17 PM ET // Irene Klotz
SpaceX returns to Florida this month for its second launch of the year, a commercial mission to deliver a communications spacecraft into orbit -- plus a possible ocean rocket landing.
Jan 28, 2016 07:00 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Three decades after NASA's Space Shuttle Challenger exploded shortly after lift-off, we take a look back at that terrible morning in 1986 and its powerful legacy.
Jan 18, 2016 03:13 PM ET // Irene Klotz
After a bullseye landing on Sunday, SpaceX's Falcon 9 booster toppled over and exploded -- here's the video.
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