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Miriam Kramer
6 hours ago - Science

Boeing capsule is back on Earth after successful test in space

Starliner coming back to Earth in black and white with mountains behind it
Boeing's Starliner coming back to Earth. Photo: NASA TV
Miriam Kramer
May 24, 2022 - Science

Small but mighty space industry increasingly powers life on Earth

Illustration of an exclamation point made of stars.
Illustration: Brendan Lynch/Axios
Miriam Kramer
May 24, 2022 - Science

Exclusive: Moon exploration company raises $12 million

The crescent Moon
The Moon. Photo: NASA/JPL
Miriam Kramer
May 21, 2022 - Science

Boeing's Starliner docks to ISS for the first time

A full view of the Boeing Starliner capsule shining in white and blue against the blackness of space on approach to the ISS
Boeing's Starliner on approach to the International Space Station. Photo: NASA TV
Miriam Kramer
Updated May 19, 2022 - Science

Boeing launches redo mission to the International Space Station

A rocket standing on a launch pad against a blue sky
The Atlas V rocket carrying Boeing Starliner. Photo: NASA/Kim Shiflett
Jennifer A. Kingson
May 18, 2022 - Science

NASA will test female dummies in space

Illustration of the Orion space capsule with female mannequins in it.
Illustration of the "crew" of the Artemis 1 mis­sion to the moon. Image courtesy of NASA/Lockheed Martin/DLR
Alison Snyder
May 12, 2022 - Science

Astronomers capture first image of black hole at center of Milky Way

Credit: Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration
The first image of Sagittarius A*, or Sgr A*, the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way. Source: Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration
Jacob Knutson
May 6, 2022 - Science

SpaceX brings four astronauts back to Earth

The SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule in the Gulf of Mexico on May 6.
The SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule in the Gulf of Mexico on May 6. Photo: Aubrey Gemignani/NASA via Getty Images
Axios
May 3, 2022 - Science

NASA chief: U.S. sees "every reason" Russia will continue work on ISS

NASA Administrator Bill Nelson in Orlando in November 2021.
NASA Administrator Bill Nelson in Orlando in November 2021. Photo: Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images