Today in Space! June 26, 1954: NACA Moves to New High-Speed Flight Station
Find out what happened today in space on June 26, 1954, when the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics moved to a new facility at Edwards Air Force Base in California.
Bread's Done! This Company Wants to Help Astronauts Bake in Space
A team of engineers and scientists may have just found a way for astronauts to enjoy fresh bread in space.
How Former Astronaut Leroy Chiao Turned His Dream of Space into a Reality
Recently, NASA announced its newest class of astronauts, Group 22 — and it brought me back to my own selection as part of Group 13 back in 1990.
This Isn't the 1st Eclipse to Occur on Aug. 21, and It Won't Be the Last
Significant eclipses throughout history have taken place on Aug. 21, just like the total solar eclipse that will cross the U.S. this summer.
Gardening in Microgravity: How Space Plants Are Adapting (Video)
A new NASA video explores the science of space gardening and what researchers are learning about plants in space.
Liftoff! SpaceX Nails Second Launch in Three Days
SpaceX nailed its second launch in three days today (June 25) with liftoff of a Falcon 9 rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California carrying 10 satellites owned by Iridium Communications.
Space News Webcasts: SpaceX Launching 10 New Iridium Satellites
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled to take off from Vandenberg Air Force Base at 4:25 p.m. EDT (1:25 p.m. PDT/2025 GMT). This will be the second time SpaceX has launched a batch of Iridium satellites.
Colorful Clouds on Jupiter by Juno
During Juno's seventh of 37 expected orbits, JunoCam captured this fantastical image showing many details of Jupiter's atmosphere.
SpaceX Dragon and Falcon 9 Rocket Photobomb Each Other's Selfies in Space
It's official: SpaceX's rockets and spaceships have caught the selfie bug in the final frontier.
SpaceX to Launch 10 Communications Satellites Today: Watch Live
SpaceX is poised to launched 10 communications satellites into low-Earth orbit today (June 25), and you can watch it live here on Space.com.
SpaceX Set for Second Falcon 9 Launch in Three Days
One day after putting Bulgaria's first communications satellite into orbit, SpaceX is preparing for a Falcon 9 launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on Sunday (June 25).
Look Up! NASA Launch Will Create Colorful Clouds
NASA is hoping to execute a nighttime rocket launch that's designed to create artificial glowing clouds. These could be visible to millions of people along the U.S. East Coast tonight (June 18).
Glowing Nebula Decorates Space in Hubble Image
A splendid nebula decorates the cosmos 2,000 light-years from Earth.
The Most Amazing Space Photos This Week!
A "Strawberry Minimoon" rises over New York City, the Black Sea turns turquoise and Saturn's moon Iapetus has a two-toned face. Here are our picks for the most amazing space photos of the week.
Lunar Laser Link: Virtual Reality from the Moon
The world’s first laser communication link…from the Moon!