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SpaceX Launch Successful, Rocket Recovery Fails »

SpaceX successfully launched an unmanned supply mission to the International Space Station on Saturday morning, but an attempt to soft land and recover the booster to a barge at sea failed. More

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Space History Today? »

We'll know just after dawn if SpaceX succeeds in backing a spent booster onto a recovery barge off Jacksonville. More

NASA, SpaceX Delay Unmanned... »

NASA and contractor SpaceX announced Thursday this week's launch of an unmanned supply capsule to the International Space Station will be postponed until... More

Video: Orion's First Flight »

On December 5, 2014, NASA flew the new Orion deep space vehicle for the first time, launched by a Delta Heavy booster. In this NASA-provided footage, the... More

Orion: Glacial-Pace Space... »

Sure is a nice space ship. Sure isn't going to fly much. More

Orion Lands Successfully »

NASA's Orion unmanned spacecraft successfully launched, orbited the Earth and splashed down Friday morning on its first test flight, one day after the... More

Orion Launch Postponed »

After dealing with a variety of delays including mechanical issues, NASA scrubbed the launch of the Orion capsule Thursday morning and scheduled another... More