Company tasked with resupplying the International Space Station says it may replace the decades-old, Soviet-made engines for future launches.
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.
Photographer Roland Miller has made it a mission to document space launch sites abandoned across America.
RMIT University researchers are aiming for a world-first by developing unmanned drone aircraft that mimic the flight patterns of birds.
The company's line of action cameras is already popular with drone enthusiasts. Now GoPro wants to sell aircraft as well.
Picking up where it left off during the summer, the futuristic aircraft carries out at-sea maneuvers on and around its third aircraft carrier.
The FAA's anticipated ruling is expected to impose a number of tough restrictions for operators such as requiring licenses and limiting flights to daylight hours.
New video footage from October's accidental explosion of an Antares rocket shows the intense force felt at the launch pad.
The space plane, designed for space tourism, crashed in California's Mojave Desert. One fatality and one major injury have been confirmed by Virgin Galactic.
Despite some challenges, humankind pulled off landing a spacecraft on a comet. If you were in charge of the next major space mission, where would you choose to go?