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SpaceX delayed its NASA astronaut launch because a red 'nail polish' material was plugging part of its rocket engines


A NASA spacecraft circling Jupiter has captured the planet's colourful electrical outbursts — 'sprites' and 'elves' — for the first time


The moon is sprinkled with patches of frozen water, NASA scientists discovered. Mining it may be crucial for travel to Mars and beyond.



NASA will share an 'exciting new discovery' about the moon on Monday. Listen to the announcement live.


NASA just picked a winner in its space-toilet competition. The $20,000 prize awards the best 'lunar loo' for moon-bound astronauts.


NASA is rushing to hold onto its first sample of asteroid dust before too much leaks into space: 'Time is of the essence'



Unprecedented new video shows NASA's Osiris-Rex spacecraft landing on an asteroid and sucking up dust


NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft is about to suck up asteroid rubble for the first time. Watch the risky manoeuvre live.


A NASA spacecraft just landed on an asteroid to suck up rocky dust to bring back to Earth. Here's how the mission works.


Space-station crew members just found an elusive air leak by watching tea leaves float in microgravity


NASA gave Nokia $14.1 million to build a 4G network on the moon


An oxygen-supply system on the space station's Russian side has failed



Australia has signed on to NASA's new plan to unify how humanity explores space. China and Russia have not.


SpaceX's next astronaut mission for NASA has been pushed to November following an issue with its rocket engines


Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin just launched NASA's new moon-landing technologies into space


Double Dragon: SpaceX plans to have at least 1 spaceship – and sometimes 2 – in space for the next 14 months without a break



SpaceX made 4 vital changes to its Crew Dragon spaceship, and a promise for the landing, after analysing its first astronaut mission


A Japanese astronaut is in talks to join SpaceX's artist-filled Starship mission around the moon


SpaceX has a new plan to keep boats away during its next astronaut landing — a response to the unsafe crowd it faced last time


SpaceX found unexpected 'erosion' on its spaceship's heat shield after its first NASA astronaut mission, so it revamped the system