California's Still-Growing Thomas Fire Spews Brown Smoke in NASA Image (Dec 16, 2017 17:10)
A NASA satellite captured an image showing a thick curtain of brown smoke billowing fro...

Trekkie Runaway Beams Up to Hollywood in 'Please Stand By' Trailer (Dec 16, 2017 12:39)
The opening scenes of a new drama sound just like a traditional "Star Trek" episode: "C...

Space Station Double Play Sunday! Watch a New Crew Launch as SpaceX Dragon Arrives (Dec 16, 2017 12:30)
There's a lot of spaceflight action on tap Sunday morning (Dec. 17), and you can watch ...

Moon Rocket Thrust! NASA Tests Powerful Engine with 3D-Printed Part (Dec 16, 2017 12:30)
An engine designed for the world's most powerful rocket underwent one last test fire fo...

How Long Can a Rocky World Withstand the Blasts From a Red Dwarf Star? (Dec 15, 2017 23:47)
In a presentation at the Fall Meeting of the American Geological Union, a team of resea...

Return, return, return: CRS-13 mission marks triple-play in terms of SpaceX reuse (Dec 15, 2017 19:17)
CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla. - The 13th SpaceX Commercial Resupply Service (C...

Gaia Looks Beyond our Galaxy to Other Islands of Stars (Dec 15, 2017 18:44)
The latest scientific finds made from the first release of Gaia data include illuminati...

'Star Wars' Gear Soars on SpaceX Falcon Rocket As 'The Last Jedi' Launches (Dec 15, 2017 17:55)
"Star Wars"-themed mission patches lifted off on a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft to the Inte...

Are Little Blue Dots in the Hubble Frontier Fields Precursors to Globular Clusters? (Dec 15, 2017 17:46)
Using data from the Hubble Frontier Fields program, a team of astronomers has produced ...

Later, Vader! Watch Blue Origin Fly 'Mannequin Skywalker' to Space and Back (Dec 15, 2017 17:31)
When Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin launched the first test flight of its New Shepard Crew Cap...

Later, Vader! Blue Origin Launched 'Mannequin Skywalker' into Space (Dec 15, 2017 16:42)
When Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin launched the first test flight of its New Shepard Crew Cap...

In Photos: SpaceX Launches Used Falcon 9 Rocket, Dragon Capsule on CRS-13 (Dec 15, 2017 16:42)
SpaceX launched its 13th cargo delivery to the International Space Station with both a ...

SpaceX Launches (and Lands) Used Rocket on Historic NASA Cargo Mission (Dec 15, 2017 16:12)
SpaceX launched and landed a used rocket today (Dec. 15), pulling off yet another space...

Weightlessness and Its Effect on Astronauts (Dec 15, 2017 16:00)
Weightlessness, or the absence of gravity, has several short-term and long-term effects...

Apollo 11: First Men on the Moon (Dec 15, 2017 15:47)
Millions of people watched as Neil Armstrong took the first steps on the moon.

Image of the Day (Dec 15, 2017 15:13)
That's no moon! Actually, that is a moon — Saturn's "Death Star" moon, Mimas.

SFI LIVE: Launch of CRS-13 Dragon on SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket (Dec 15, 2017 14:55)
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- SpaceX has rescheduled its launch of a "flight proven" Falcon 9...

Best Robot Kits for Kids (Dec 15, 2017 12:11)
Robot kits can help children learn to build as well as to code. Based on our testing, h...

The Secret Behind the Success of the New 'Star Wars' Films (Dec 15, 2017 12:00)
In the 40 years since the original “Star Wars” film premiered, the franchise has been a...

The 2017 Geminid Meteor Shower: Amazing Photos by Stargazers (Dec 15, 2017 11:57)
The Geminid meteor shower of 2017 peaked overnight on Dec. 13 and 14 and thrilled starg...

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