A reusable rocket has successfully transported an inflatable space pod to the International Space Station and returned to Earth for its next assignment. Hopes are that it will be able to return to space after a quick bath and refueling.
Elon Musk's SpaceX has successfully launched a recycled Dragon capsule and Falcon 9 rocket for a NASA supply run. The company aims to drastically reduce the cost of space travel with reusable rockets and spacecraft.
A capsule carrying two US astronauts and a Russian cosmonaut from the International Space Station has landed in Kazakhstan. The two countries, beset by rivalries and tensions, enjoyed a rare moment of common joy.
Researchers with the Austrian Space Forum have started a three-week simulated mission to Mars in Oman's barren desert. It may be less flashy than a SpaceX rocket, but the mission still hopes to answer major questions.
Elon Musk's "mind is blown." His company SpaceX has launched the first recycled rocket and returned it to Earth. DW's Zulfikar Abbany says it's time for SpaceX to share its technology for the good of humanity.
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