An Orbital Sciences Corp. rocket laden with supplies for the ISS suffers a fiery first-stage engine failure before falling and exploding at a NASA flight facility.
The free-flying Spheres, inspired by "Star Wars" and now aided by Google's Project Tango, will handle more of the mundane tasks for astronauts.
Fresh salads may soon be on the menu for astronauts aboard the International Space Station as they try out a new zero-gravity greenhouse.
Earth-o-vision! Live-streaming cameras mounted to the International Space Station are now beaming down an impressive video feed to folks back on Earth.
Get alerts anytime the International Space Station flies over your location, so you can wave, send a tweet, or run outside to see it at night.
After a faulty pump for the space station's cooling system goes on the fritz, astronauts must venture outside the station to replace the machine.
All on board are OK, but NASA says part of the ISS' cooling system has failed and the space agency is trying to figure out a solution.
An underwater robot has been used to produce the first detailed, high-resolution 3D maps of Antarctic sea ice.
The ESA has put a levitating furnace on the International Space Station. Getting it to work right required a bit of shaving cream.
The 3D printer installed aboard the International Space Station has successfully printed its first object: a part for the printer itself.