A holiday in space might sound like science fiction, but it soon won’t be. In just a few years, we could see the first orbiting hotel. Some of the world’s richest figures are pouring in development money, and that’s transforming the space industry.
A technical glitch has caused SpaceX to delay the first commercial flight of a new rocket as it was about to blast off. The rocket needs to complete seven successful flights before it can transport astronauts for NASA.
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.
Not everything went according to plan during SpaceX's Falcon Heavy launch yesterday, but in the end it didn't matter.
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.
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