Elon Musk’s SpaceX has completed the last big test of its crew capsule before launching astronauts in as little as two months, mimicking an emergency escape shortly after lift-off on Sunday.
SpaceX has launched 60 more mini internet satellites, this time testing a dark coating to appease stargazers.
SpaceX has launched a three ton shipment to the International Space Station, including “mighty mice” for a muscle study, a robot sensitive to astronauts’ emotions and a miniature version of a brewery’s malt house.
SpaceX has delayed its delivery to the International Space Station because of dangerous wind gusts.
SpaceX has launched 60 mini-satellites, the second batch of an orbiting network meant to provide global internet coverage.
More than a third of Britons believe humans will inevitably have to live in space due to the Earth becoming increasingly uninhabitable.
The thought of spaceflight may make the heart skip a beat, but actually travelling beyond Earth could alter the organ’s cells.
Boeing’s capsule for astronauts has undergone its first major flight test, shooting a mile into the air then parachuting back to the New Mexico desert.
Elon Musk has unveiled a SpaceX spacecraft designed to carry a crew and cargo to the moon, Mars or anywhere else in the solar system and land back on Earth perpendicularly.
A European space probe has performed an evasive manoeuvre to avoid a possible collision with another satellite after its operator, private firm SpaceX, said it would not budge.
A space capsule carrying a 3D printer to make human tissue is on its way to the International Space Station after a thunderous SpaceX launch.
Elon Musk is hoping patients with severe neurological conditions will be able to test wireless technology connecting the human brain to computers as soon as 2020.
SpaceX has launched its heftiest rocket with 24 research satellites, a middle-of-the-night rideshare featuring a deep space atomic clock, a solar sail, a clean and green rocket fuel testbed, and even human ashes.
SpaceX has begun to roll out a network of orbiting satellites that will beam internet coverage down to Earth as part of a new broadband scheme.
SpaceX satellites designed to beam internet coverage from space to under-served areas of the world have been revealed by Elon Musk ahead of their anticipated launch later this week.
A SpaceX shipment has arrived at the International Space Station with a “cosmic catch” by a pair of Canadians.
SpaceX has launched a load of supplies to the International Space Station following a pair of power delays.
SpaceX has delayed a supply run to the International Space Station.
SpaceX has confirmed its crew capsule was destroyed in ground testing two weeks ago.
SpaceX has launched the world’s most powerful rocket on its first commercial mission.
SpaceX’s new crew capsule has undocked from the International Space Station and is heading towards an old-fashioned splashdown.
SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft took off on Saturday morning, marking the first major step towards US ambitions to resume sending astronauts into space on its own spacecraft on American soil.
SpaceX is set to carry out the first test of its Crew Dragon spacecraft with Nasa on Saturday morning, as the US looks to launch astronauts from its own rockets and spacecraft on American soil for the first time since 2011.
An Israeli spacecraft rocketed toward the moon for the country’s first attempted lunar landing, following a launch on Thursday night by SpaceX.
Nasa and SpaceX are now aiming for a March debut of the first commercial crew capsule.
Elon Musk has shared videos of the first test firing of SpaceX’s Raptor flight engine that will eventually be used on its Starship spacecraft.
SpaceX’s Starship prototype rocket has been damaged by high winds in Texas, which blew the top half of the hopper off on Wednesday.
Spacecraft firm SpaceX has launched a Falcon 9 rocket into space in its first mission of 2019 – and its last for satellite company Iridium.
Elon Musk has revealed images of his assembled Starship hopper test rocket, as the entrepreneur continues to explore ways of one day sending people to places as far as Mars.
Space exploration has long been confined to highly-trained astronauts but more ordinary people could be blasting off within a few years – albeit, extremely wealthy ordinary people.