International Space Station

In this frame from NASA TV, a new experimental room at the International Space Station partially inflates Thursday. (NASA TV via AP)

NASA hits snag while inflating new room at space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA hit a snag while trying to inflate…

 

International Space Station (ISS) crew member Scott Kelly of the U.S. reacts after landing near the town of Dzhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, on Wednesday. (Krill Kudryavtsev/Pool photo via AP)

Yearlong spacemen embrace fresh, frigid air back on Earth

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Ah, there's nothing like a blast of fresh,…

 

Astronaut Scott Kelly looks out the cupola of the International Space Station. Kelly closes the door Tuesday to an unprecedented year in space for NASA, flying back to the planet and loved ones he left behind last March. (NASA via AP)

Homecoming for 2 spacemen after year aloft: ‘We did it!’

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Astronaut Scott Kelly closed the door Tuesday to…

 

In this June 28, 2015 photo, the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft breaks apart shortly after liftoff from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla.  (John Raoux/AP)

SpaceX says 2-foot strut snapped, brought down rocket

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX suspects a 2-foot steel strut snapped inside…

In this June 28, 2015 photo, the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft breaks apart shortly after liftoff from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla.  (John Raoux/AP)
NASA via APIn this photo posted on Twitter

Italian astronaut brews, sips first fresh espresso in space

The first Italian woman in space is now the world's first orbiting…

NASA via APIn this photo posted on Twitter
NASA-TV/APIn this image from NASA-TV shows the SpaceX Dragon-6 resupply capsule Friday April 17

SpaceX shipment arrives at space station: 1st espresso maker

The SpaceX supply ship arrived at the International Space Station on Friday,…

NASA-TV/APIn this image from NASA-TV shows the SpaceX Dragon-6 resupply capsule Friday April 17
John RaouxThe Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket stands ready for launch at Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral

Space station grocery run stalled by storm clouds

SpaceX will have to wait another day to deliver groceries and an…

John RaouxThe Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket stands ready for launch at Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral
Bill Ingalls/NASA/AP PhotoExpedition 43 NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly waits to climb the scaffolding to access the Soyuz TMA-16M spacecraft for his final check with fellow crew members Russian Cosmonauts Gennady Padalka

American, Russian leaving Earth for year at space station

CAPE CANAVERAL — An American astronaut and Russian cosmonaut will leave Earth…

Bill Ingalls/NASA/AP PhotoExpedition 43 NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly waits to climb the scaffolding to access the Soyuz TMA-16M spacecraft for his final check with fellow crew members Russian Cosmonauts Gennady Padalka
Terry Renna/AP PhotoA Falcon 9 rocket carrying the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft sits at launch complex 40 after an attempted early morning launch was scrubbed due to technical issues at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Tuesday

Rocket problem postpones SpaceX launch to space station

SpaceX called off a supply flight to the International Space Station on…

Terry Renna/AP PhotoA Falcon 9 rocket carrying the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft sits at launch complex 40 after an attempted early morning launch was scrubbed due to technical issues at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Tuesday
Jae C. Hong/AP File PhotoSpaceX chief Elon Musk predicts a 50-50 chance of success for the Falcon rocket to land on a barge in the Atlantic.

SpaceX shoots for launch to station, rocket landing on barge

SpaceX is making another supply run to the International Space Station for…

Jae C. Hong/AP File PhotoSpaceX chief Elon Musk predicts a 50-50 chance of success for the Falcon rocket to land on a barge in the Atlantic.
AP Photo/NASA

Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

Crews searched for scorched wreckage along the Virginia coast Wednesday in hopes…

AP Photo/NASA
AP Photo/NASA TVThis image taken from video provided by NASA TV shows Orbital Sciences Corp.'s unmanned rocket blowing up over the launch complex at Wallops Island

Commercial supply rocket explodes at liftoff

An unmanned commercial supply ship bound for the International Space Station exploded…

AP Photo/NASA TVThis image taken from video provided by NASA TV shows Orbital Sciences Corp.'s unmanned rocket blowing up over the launch complex at Wallops Island
AP Photo/NASAIn this image from video provided by NASA the Cygnus resupply spacecraft approaches the International Space Station early Sunday Jan. 12

Christmas delivery finally for space station

Christmas has finally arrived for the six space station astronauts. A privately…

AP Photo/NASAIn this image from video provided by NASA the Cygnus resupply spacecraft approaches the International Space Station early Sunday Jan. 12
AP Photo/NASA-TVThis framegrabbed image provided by NASA-TV shows the Cygnus spacecraft attached to the Canadarm 2 on the International Space Station Sunday Sept. 29

New commercial supply ship reaches space station

NASA's newest delivery service made its first-ever shipment to the International Space…

AP Photo/NASA-TVThis framegrabbed image provided by NASA-TV shows the Cygnus spacecraft attached to the Canadarm 2 on the International Space Station Sunday Sept. 29