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Go Philae! »

A real what-a-piece-of-work-is-man moment. More

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European Space Probe Lands... »

The space probe Philae made a successful landing on a comet, the European Space Agency announced Wednesday, despite a malfunction in the probe's anchoring... More

NTSB Interviews Pilot In... »

The pilot of SpaceShipTwo, which crashed Oct. 31 in the Mojave Desert, told investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board he was unaware the... More

Orbital Sciences Says... »

Orbital Sciences said this week it plans to revamp its Antares rocket program and target another launch in 2016. Meanwhile, the company continues to... More

NTSB: SpaceShipTwo's Tail... »

In-cockpit footage suggests the feathering tail booms may have deployed uncommanded. More

SpaceShipTwo NTSB Probe:... »

The Wall Street Journal is reporting (subscription only) that structural failure, rather than an engine explosion, in the initial focus of the NTSB... More

SpaceShipTwo Loss: A Harsh... »

The hard part may be conducting a confidence-inducing investigation. More