Aerospace Technology

SpaceX launches experiments, ice cream to space station

Aug 14, 2017

SpaceX launches science experiments to the International Space Station _ plus ice cream

The Latest: Manager named to lead Ohio opioid challenge

Aug 8, 2017

The firm chosen to lead Ohio's Opioid Technology Challenge has managed similar competitions for NASA and the Department of Homeland Security

Texas man pleads guilty to smuggling circuits overseas

Aug 4, 2017

Prosecutors say a Texas man has pleaded guilty to federal charges that he smuggled circuits abroad for use by space programs in China and Russia

US and allies call Iran's recent rocket launch 'threatening'

Aug 2, 2017

The United States and three Western allies are calling Iran's recent launch of a satellite-carrying rocket "a threatening and provocative step" that is inconsistent with a U.N. resolution endorsing the 2015 agreement to rein in its nuclear program

Iran claims launch of satellite-carrying rocket into space

Jul 27, 2017

Iranian state TV says Iran has successfully launched a satellite-carrying rocket into space

Swimming robot probes Fukushima reactor to find melted fuel

Jul 19, 2017

An underwater robot has entered a badly damaged reactor at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, capturing images of the harsh impact of its meltdown, including key structures that were torn and knocked out of place

Enormous Stratolaunch aircraft rolled out for first time

Jun 2, 2017

Enormous jet aircraft designed to launch satellites into orbit from high altitude has been rolled out of its California hangar for the first time

New Zealand space launch has nation reaching for the stars

May 21, 2017

New Zealand has never had a space program but could soon be launching commercial rockets more often than the United States

New Zealand space launch has nation reaching for the stars

May 21, 2017

New Zealand has never had a space program but could soon be launching commercial rockets more often than the United States

China launches its 1st unmanned cargo spacecraft

Apr 20, 2017

China has launched its first unmanned cargo spacecraft on a mission to dock with the country's space station

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