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Feb 12, 2018
US wants to privatise International Space Station as White House seeks to end its funding, says reportCould the International Space Station become a commercial venture run by private industry? That is the wish of the White House, which hopes to end funding for the costly programme within a few years.
Nov 16, 2017
Astronauts aboard the ISS get pizza and ice-cream delivered to them via Cygnus cargo vehicleA commercial supply ship arrived at the International Space Station two days after launching from Virginia delivering pizza and ice cream among other supplies
Nov 13, 2017
NASA sends EcAMSat, a satellite with bacterial pathogen E.coli to the international space stationAntibiotic resistance could pose a danger to astronauts, especially since microgravity has been shown to weaken human immune response, NASA said.
Nov 01, 2017
Orbital ATK launches 10 Earth observation satellites for Planet, with its Minotaur C launch vehicleOrbital ATK has successfully launched 10 satellites for Planet, with its Minotaur C rocket from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, US.
Jun 19, 2017
NASA's Orion spacecraft with launch abort system passes key safety testNASA said its Orion spacecraft, which will take astronauts to deep space destinations, did well in a key safety test.
Apr 16, 2017
Nasa to broadcast live 360-degree video of rocket launch on 18 AprilThe live 360-degree stream of the cargo resupply mission liftoff to the International Space Station may be viewed on the Nasa Television YouTube channel starting 10 minutes prior to lift off.
Apr 15, 2017
Nasa to broadcast world's first 360-degree stream of rocket launch on 18 AprilNasa, in coordination with commercial cargo provider Orbital ATK and launch service major United Launch Alliance (ULA), is set to broadcast the worlds first live 360-degree stream of a rocket launch on 18 April.
Apr 13, 2017
Orbital's 7th resupply mission to the ISS scheduled for next weekNasa commercial cargo provider Orbital is targetting the launch of its seventh commercial resupply services mission to the ISS on 18 April.
Dec 16, 2016
NASA successfully launches CYGNSS constellation of cyclone observing satellitesNASA launched a constellation of eight small satellites designed to aid weather forecasters in understanding and predicting hurricane intensity.
Dec 13, 2016
Nasa's CYGNSS cyclone tracking constellation launch from the belly of an aeroplane delayedCYGNSS is a flock of eight micro-satellites, which which will improve weather forecasts about the intensity of cyclones.