NASA engineers think they have figured out a better way to both navigate and communicate far out in deep space.
Based on the scattered, jagged remains of SpaceShipTwo and the pending funeral for one of its pilots, it would be easy to assume that a design flaw of some sort was responsible for the deadly crash -- but appearances can be deceiving.
A Chinese moon probe came screaming back to Earth Friday (Oct. 31), just as many folks were heading out to go trick-or-treating.
Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson has arrived in the Mojave Desert, Calif., in the wake of the tragic explosion and crash of the company's SpaceShipTwo vehicle. Continue reading →
A microwave thruster system that needs no propellant generates a small amount of thrust regardless.
In an effort to visualize what a future starship may look like, NASA physicist Sonny White and space artist Mark Rademaker have teamed up to create the 'IXS Enterprise.'
Space station astronauts had an uninterrupted view of the fiery death of an unmanned cargo vehicle on Nov. 2. Here are the photos.
The Air Force says it is using the experimental space plane to test technologies, but provides no details.