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Rocket Headed for Space Station Aborts After Failure

A Russian rocket carrying an American astronaut and his Russian counterpart to the international space station aborted the flight shortly after launch because of a booster anomaly......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 11th, 2018

Rocket Headed for Space Station Aborts After Booster Failure

A Russian rocket carrying an American astronaut and his Russian counterpart to the international space station aborted the flight shortly after launch because of a booster anomaly......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 11th, 2018

Rocket Launch Failure Can Spell Disruptions for NASA"s Missions

The setback put more pressure on NASA to certify new U.S. vehicles for taking crews to and from space station and made it more dependent on Russia......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 11th, 2018

Failure, success, next frontier: Check out SpaceX"s history and future as it preps to launch astronauts to space

Hawthorne, Calif.-based rocket company SpaceX has a storied history of successes and failures, but its risks are what's changing the industry.  Elon Musk, the billionaire behind the idea of landing boosters upright after completing a mission to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 15th, 2019

This Is What the Soyuz Rocket Launch Looked Like From Space

The Soyuz rocket brought three astronauts to the International Space Station. Ever wonder what a rocket launch looks like from space? Astronaut Alexander Gerst has got you covered. The European astronaut recently photographed the launch of thre.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 6th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Russian rocket-launch failure could hinder future U.S. space missions

A Russian rocket launch failure, followed by the safe emergency landing of a capsule intended to carry an American astronaut and his Russian counterpart into orbit, could prompt major disruptions for U.S. human space exploration......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2018

Mid-Air Rocket Failure Forces Emergency Landing For US, Russia Space Crew

Mid-Air Rocket Failure Forces Emergency Landing For US, Russia Space Crew.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 11th, 2018

SpaceX completes cargo delivery, aims for next launch from Space Coast

While NASA confirmed on July 2 that SpaceX's Dragon capsule had successfully attached to the International Space Station to deliver nearly 6,000 pounds of cargo, plans are already set in place for the next rocket launch from Cape Canaveral. The.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2018

SpaceX is flying an artificially intelligent robot named CIMON to the International Space Station

The predawn launch of the Falcon 9 rocket from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station was SpaceX's 12th of the year......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 29th, 2018

SpaceX launches a robot and strong coffee for the space station crew

A SpaceX rocket that flew just two months ago with a.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJun 29th, 2018

China Plans To Build Solar Power Station In Space

Submitted by OilPrice China is taking its renewable energy push to new heights, literally, after the country's scientists revealed plans to build and launch i.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge11 hr. 23 min. ago

The Knicks" blockbuster trade of Kristaps Porzingis is either a hint at a huge upcoming summer or a massive failure

Christian Petersen/Getty Images The New York Knicks' stunning trade of Kristaps Porzingis creates cap space for two max salaries this summer. The Knicks are expected to be star-hunting after the season, and some believe the trade is .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 31st, 2019

Move over, SpaceX: Why small rocket firms may give the big guys a run for their money

Satellites are becoming smaller and less expensive, which means the ability to send devices to space more often. But larger rocket companies cannot keep up with the demand......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 29th, 2019

Don’t forge ahead if meeting an important commitment could have adverse consequences

Monday, Jan. 28, marked the 33rd anniversary of the space shuttle Challenger disaster. On that date in 1986, the Challenger exploded 73 seconds after liftoff due to a leak in one of the O-rings of the solid rocket booster, resulting in the death of .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 29th, 2019

Why SpaceX is ramping up its Florida staff while cutting hundreds of workers in California

It's no secret that SpaceX has a lot of irons in the fire as it continues to innovate the space industry, but the rocket business is not only hard — it's also expensive......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 14th, 2019

Elon Musk’s SpaceX to lay off 10 percent of its workforce

The move comes as the company is on the verge of launching NASA’s astronauts, building a new rocket it hopes will be able to carry people to deep space and launching a constellation of satellites......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 12th, 2019

Padonia Station attracts new anchor, tenants

Activity at Padonia Station had slumped over the past couple of years after Mars Super Markets vacated the anchor space in July 2016......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2019

SpaceX reveals images of Crew Dragon at Kennedy Space Center

SpaceX has stood up its Falcon 9 rocket with the Crew Dragon capsule on top as it prepares for a test launch of the spacecraft — but the scheduled date for the event may change. The Hawthorne, Calif.-based rocket firm — owned by billionaire .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 7th, 2019

An astronaut accidentally called 911 from space

Stephane Corvaja/ESA via Getty Images Dutch astronaut André Kuipers accidentally called 911 from the International Space Station.  He said he was trying to contact NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, and had to dial 9 f.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 4th, 2019

Boston biotech Emulate to test "organs-on-chips" on space station

Emulate is hoping the International Space Station experiment funded earlier this month will yield greater insight into the microbiome, a field of research involving the intestine that has garnered much interest from local biotech companies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 26th, 2018

An extraordinary year of rocket launches, meteor showers, and space exploration is coming. Here"s a 2019 calendar of space events you can"t miss.

SpaceX The 2019 calendar is full of major eve.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 24th, 2018