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In pictures: Apollo missions and the Museum - The Natural History Museum
  1. In pictures: Apollo missions and the Museum  The Natural History Museum
  2. Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong put a flag on the moon. Here's what you can and can't see in the iconic photo  USA TODAY
  3. NASA Ended The Apollo Moon Landings After The First Astronauts Went There 50 Years Ago  BuzzFeed News
  4. Apollo 11: How much did it cost to land astronauts on the moon?  CBS News
  5. Apollo 11: Buzz Aldrin recalls moon landing on 50th anniversary of mission  Florida Today
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This Is Why The Soviet Union Lost 'The Space Race' To The USA - Forbes
This Is Why The Soviet Union Lost 'The Space Race' To The USA  Forbes

The Soviet Union's space program was years ahead of the USA's. So how did they lose the space race?


50 years after Apollo 11, don't let space become a landfill for equipment and satellites - USA TODAY
50 years after Apollo 11, don't let space become a landfill for equipment and satellites  USA TODAY

Much of what we launch into space never comes back. As it becomes more commercialized, we must manage space traffic and protect the space environment.


Spacesuits have been bulky since before Apollo 11. A skintight design may change that - USA TODAY
Spacesuits have been bulky since before Apollo 11. A skintight design may change that  USA TODAY

The iconic, but bulky, spacesuit worn by Neil Armstrong hasn't drastically changed in decades. A skintight design may change that.


Jeff Bezos: I spend my billions on space because we're destroying Earth - USA TODAY
Jeff Bezos: I spend my billions on space because we're destroying Earth  USA TODAY

"We are in the process of destroying this planet," Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said in an interview with CBS Evening News.


Artemis space programme: UK joins USA's Olympic Defender project in £30m investment - Express
Artemis space programme: UK joins USA's Olympic Defender project in £30m investment  Express

BRITAIN is joining a US-led programme to strengthen its defences against enemies in space.


PBS Investigates How the USA Won the Space Race in 'Chasing the Moon' - Military.com
PBS Investigates How the USA Won the Space Race in 'Chasing the Moon'  Military.com

A new documentary on the space program reinforces the fact that the NASA space program was a product of the Cold War.


Flying ants swarm into Britain in colossal hordes seen from space - USA TODAY
Flying ants swarm into Britain in colossal hordes seen from space  USA TODAY

The flying ants swept the southern part of Britain early Wednesday in swarms so large they could be seen from space.


Forget astronaut: YouTube is a more intriguing work frontier than space for today's kids - USA TODAY
Forget astronaut: YouTube is a more intriguing work frontier than space for today's kids  USA TODAY

Neil Armstrong will always be remembered as the man who inspired generations of kids to reach for the stars after his historic 1969 moonwalk showed the world ...


Inventions we use every day that were actually created for space exploration - USA TODAY
Inventions we use every day that were actually created for space exploration  USA TODAY

Despite sending humans to Earth's orbit and the moon, the idea of humans surviving in outer space must seem like science fiction. Creating an environment that ...


California quakes left a crack in the Earth so big it can be seen from space - USA TODAY
California quakes left a crack in the Earth so big it can be seen from space  USA TODAY

Satellite images show a massive rupture in the Earth's surface left behind by the two earthquakes that rocked southern California last week.


French President Emmanuel Macron announces creation of French space force - USA TODAY
French President Emmanuel Macron announces creation of French space force  USA TODAY

WASHINGTON – The United States Space Force will soon have more company. On Saturday, on the day before Bastille Day celebrations in Paris, French ...


Space Chase USA - KCET
Space Chase USA  KCET

"Space Chase USA" explores the extraordinary events that transformed the small beach town of Cocoa Beach, Florida into a bustling center for the American ...


Here's a list of the top-streamed moon -themed songs - USA TODAY
Here's a list of the top-streamed moon -themed songs  USA TODAY

The smartphone you might be using to read this article is light years ahead of the computer NASA launched to the moon half a century ago. On July 20, 1969, the ...


Space X Accident: Elon Musk Statement - INQUIRER.net
Space X Accident: Elon Musk Statement  INQUIRER.net

Space X Crew Dragon Explosion feet away from International Space Station. Dragon 2 family members demand investigation results to be unsealed.


Area 51 raid: Bud Light says free beer for 'any alien that makes it out' - USA TODAY
Area 51 raid: Bud Light says free beer for 'any alien that makes it out'  USA TODAY

As a joke Facebook event to "storm Area 51" grows to almost 2 millions RSVPs, Bud Light says it'll offer free beer "to any alien that makes it out."


Things to do this weekend: 'The longest sundae,' space concert, Washington Mystics - WUSA9.com
Things to do this weekend: 'The longest sundae,' space concert, Washington Mystics  WUSA9.com

It may be hot outside this weekend, but that doesn't mean you have to spend all your time at your house.


10 Things To Do Around DC This Weekend - DCist
10 Things To Do Around DC This Weekend  DCist

Yes, it's going to be dangerously hot this weekend, but the events, including a lot of space-centric programming, must go on. Find an air conditioned event or go ...


My tio's unlikely journey from communist Cuba to key figure in Apollo 11 moon landing - USA TODAY
My tio's unlikely journey from communist Cuba to key figure in Apollo 11 moon landing  USA TODAY

His fascination for space travel began in Cuba and followed him into exile in New York and Florida. Heroes in this country come from all over.


Ed Dwight Was Set to Be the First Black Astronaut. Here’s Why That Never Happened. - The New York Times
Ed Dwight Was Set to Be the First Black Astronaut. Here’s Why That Never Happened.  The New York Times

The bone-rattling trip to the upper reaches of Earth's atmosphere used to require a steady hand, a powerful jet and the precision of an airman ready to dodge ...


USA’s secretive X37B ‘space plane’ spotted in orbit by amateur skywatcher – before vanishing from sight - The Sun
USA’s secretive X37B ‘space plane’ spotted in orbit by amateur skywatcher – before vanishing from sight  The Sun

A SKYWATCHER has caught a rare glimpse of a secretive space plane owned by the US Air Force. The mysterious X-37B craft conducts intelligence operations ...


Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic will take tourists to space. Now it's set to go public - USA TODAY
Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic will take tourists to space. Now it's set to go public  USA TODAY

British billionaire Richard Branson's space-tourism unit Virgin Galactic plans to go public later this year, the company announced Tuesday.


50 years after the moon landing, the Saturn V rocket—now an Alabama landmark—is an astronomical site to be seen - Roadtrippers Magazine
50 years after the moon landing, the Saturn V rocket—now an Alabama landmark—is an astronomical site to be seen  Roadtrippers Magazine

The Saturn V rocket is the epicenter for Huntsville festivities celebrating Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong's historic first steps on the moon.


It came from outer space: Weird radio signal came from distant galaxy - USA TODAY
It came from outer space: Weird radio signal came from distant galaxy  USA TODAY

It came from outer space. For the first time, the origin of a single radio pulse has been pinpointed to a distant galaxy several billion light years away, a new study ...


7 moon books to celebrate Apollo 11 anniversary - USA TODAY
7 moon books to celebrate Apollo 11 anniversary  USA TODAY

You can't go to the moon in person, but a good book can transport you there on the 50th anniversary of the Moon Landing.


Best Photos of the 2019 Total Solar Eclipse - Space.com
Best Photos of the 2019 Total Solar Eclipse  Space.com

See amazing images of the July 2 total solar eclipse in this photo guide.


The Other Space Race: When The US And Russia Both Wanted Space Bikes - RideApart
The Other Space Race: When The US And Russia Both Wanted Space Bikes  RideApart

During the 1960s, both the US and USSR began developing plans to design space-worthy motorcycle prototypes for two different purposes.


Space tourism? The truth about NASA's plan to 'privatize' the International Space Station - USA TODAY
Space tourism? The truth about NASA's plan to 'privatize' the International Space Station  USA TODAY

NASA plans to permit Boeing and SpaceX to carry tourists to the International Space Station (ISS). Here's the truth about privatizing space.


USA's secret X37B 'space plane' snapped by an amateur astronomer - Metro.co.uk
USA's secret X37B 'space plane' snapped by an amateur astronomer  Metro.co.uk

A top secret American 'space plane' has been photographed by an amateur astronomer in the Netherlands. The US Air Force's mysterious X-37B craft conducts ...


U.S., China plan to meet on civil space in autumn: U.S. official - Reuters
U.S., China plan to meet on civil space in autumn: U.S. official  Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. and Chinese officials will meet in the United States this fall for bilateral talks about civil space, a senior U.S. official said on ...


TV Listings: Here are the feature and TV Films airing the week of July 21 - 27, 2019 - Los Angeles Times
TV Listings: Here are the feature and TV Films airing the week of July 21 - 27, 2019  Los Angeles Times

FOUR STAR FILMS. Top rated movies and made-for-TV films airing the week of the week of July 21 - 27, 2019. Advertisement. Alien (1979) Sundance Sun.


Moon landing made possible by 400,000 workers - Florida Today
Moon landing made possible by 400,000 workers  Florida Today

The Apollo 11 crew is etched in the history books, but it took an estimated 400000 workers to make the moon landing possible.


Houston Rockets: James Harden won’t play for Team USA, focusing on changes - Space City Scoop
Houston Rockets: James Harden won’t play for Team USA, focusing on changes  Space City Scoop

The Houston Rockets made a huge change this summer, bringing in a former MVP and great friend of the Beard. Now, he will step away from Team USA this ...


Has a Space War Between US, China, Russia Already Started? - Futurism
Has a Space War Between US, China, Russia Already Started?  Futurism

America, Russia, China, and now India, all have the capability to fight a war in outer space, and may have already started to do so. While there's been no ...


Developer starts twin office building in Katy area - Houston Chronicle
Developer starts twin office building in Katy area  Houston Chronicle

Freeway Properties has started construction on Phase II of Katy Ranch Offices on Interstate 10 near the Grand Parkway in the Katy area. The six-story building, ...


SpaceX’s ‘Solar Sail’ and What This Means for Space Travel - INQUIRER.net
SpaceX’s ‘Solar Sail’ and What This Means for Space Travel  INQUIRER.net

The idea might sound crazy: propelling a spacecraft through space with no engine, no fuel, and no solar panels. How SpaceX plans to accomplish this.


Remember flip phones? These cellphones and smartphones no longer exist - USA TODAY
Remember flip phones? These cellphones and smartphones no longer exist  USA TODAY

24/7 Tempo looked at media reports, product reviews, sales data and company websites to identify popular mobile phones that have been discontinued.


Florida officials play 'Baby Shark' on repeat to keep homeless people out of local park - USA TODAY
Florida officials play 'Baby Shark' on repeat to keep homeless people out of local park  USA TODAY

West Palm Beach, Florida officials are playing "Baby Shark" and "Raining Tacos," on loop overnight in an effort to ward homeless people away.


SpaceX Launches 24 Satellites and an Atomic Clock Into in Space - INQUIRER.net
SpaceX Launches 24 Satellites and an Atomic Clock Into in Space  INQUIRER.net

SpaceX launched its heftiest rocket with 24 satellites, a middle-of-the-night rideshare featuring a deep space atomic clock, solar sail, and green fuel.


Bulletproof 360 enters microbiome modulation space with prebiotic launch - NutraIngredients-usa.com
Bulletproof 360 enters microbiome modulation space with prebiotic launch  NutraIngredients-usa.com

Seattle-based Bulletproof 360 made a name for itself in the nutrition space with MCT-infused coffee. It has since established an empire of functional food, ...


Here Are the 18 African-American Astronauts - The New York Times
Here Are the 18 African-American Astronauts  The New York Times

After Ed Dwight's journey to become the first African-American in space ended, Maj. Robert H. Lawrence Jr. was selected, on June 30, 1967, for the Department ...


Weird space object 'Oumuamua' was not an alien spacecraft after all, scientists say - USA TODAY
Weird space object 'Oumuamua' was not an alien spacecraft after all, scientists say  USA TODAY

That weird, cigar-shaped outer space object that flew through our solar system a couple of years ago wasn't an alien spacecraft after all, scientists announced ...


Are we alone? Nearly 400K people have signed up for Facebook event to 'storm' Area 51 and 'see them aliens' - USA TODAY
Are we alone? Nearly 400K people have signed up for Facebook event to 'storm' Area 51 and 'see them aliens'  USA TODAY

Over 370000 people signed on to a Facebook event to raid Area 51 in search of aliens. The facility's purpose has long been a subject of speculation.


50 years after moon landing: Army colonel taking 'giant leap' to space - United States Army
50 years after moon landing: Army colonel taking 'giant leap' to space  United States Army

Col. (Dr.) Andrew Morgan, NASA astronaut and Army emergency physician, is counting down until his launch into space for a nine-month mission aboard the ...


Adult space camp is a real thing, plus more summer camps for grown-ups - USA TODAY
Adult space camp is a real thing, plus more summer camps for grown-ups  USA TODAY

Adult summer camps involve beer and wine tastings, kayaking, yoga on the beach, space exploration and more.


6 of our top opinion pieces this week: ICYMI - USA TODAY
6 of our top opinion pieces this week: ICYMI  USA TODAY

From President Trump's racist tweets to the 2020 election to the Apollo moon landing, here are some of our top columns of the week.


Asteroids, research, robots: Poll shows Americans don't want a space program focused on moon - USA TODAY
Asteroids, research, robots: Poll shows Americans don't want a space program focused on moon  USA TODAY

Americans prefer a space program that focuses on potential asteroid impacts, scientific research and using robots to explore the cosmos.


How hot dogs ended up on NASA's Apollo 11 moon mission - USA TODAY
How hot dogs ended up on NASA's Apollo 11 moon mission  USA TODAY

National Hot Dog Day falls on the same week as the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, when astronauts consumed space sausages.


What We Know About Iran Shooting Down a U.S. Drone - The New York Times
What We Know About Iran Shooting Down a U.S. Drone  The New York Times

The two countries disagree about where the drone was shot down: over international waters or in Iranian airspace.


PhRMA: Patents yield real benefits for patients - USA TODAY
PhRMA: Patents yield real benefits for patients  USA TODAY

Not only would weaker patent protections limit investment, they'd also cut competition, says the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America.


Stevens Point to issue 90-day raze order for Fox Theater, citing 'extreme safety concerns' - Stevens Point Journal
Stevens Point to issue 90-day raze order for Fox Theater, citing 'extreme safety concerns'  Stevens Point Journal

STEVENS POINT – City leaders plan to issue a 90-day raze order on the Fox Theater next week, giving a deadline to CREATE Portage County to show progress ...


The FAA Just Banned Flights Over Iranian Air Space. Here's What Fliers Need to Know - TIME
The FAA Just Banned Flights Over Iranian Air Space. Here's What Fliers Need to Know  TIME

United Airlines has canceled some direct flights after the Federal Aviation Administration banned U.S. carriers from Iranian airspace following Iran's shoot-down ...


The man who could have been the first on the moon is remembered in his Indiana hometown - Courier Journal
The man who could have been the first on the moon is remembered in his Indiana hometown  Courier Journal

Gus Grissom, who was raised in a small Indiana town about an hour from Louisville, was almost the first man on the moon in the Apollo 11 mission.


Russia and China Go War Against America. Here's What Could Happen Next. - The National Interest Online
Russia and China Go War Against America. Here's What Could Happen Next.  The National Interest Online

Could Beijing and Moscow coordinate a pair of crises that would drive two separate U.S. military responses? The United States discarded its oft-misunderstood ...


Phil Kessel traded to Arizona Coyotes; Pittsburgh Penguins get Alex Galchenyuk, cap space - USA TODAY
Phil Kessel traded to Arizona Coyotes; Pittsburgh Penguins get Alex Galchenyuk, cap space  USA TODAY

The Pittsburgh Penguins trade Phil Kessel, a prospect and a pick to the Arizona Coyotes for Alex Galchenyuk and a prospect.


USA’s most secretive bases that are even MORE mysterious than Area 51 - The Sun
USA’s most secretive bases that are even MORE mysterious than Area 51  The Sun

AREA 51 is just a drop in the ocean when it comes to mysterious US bases. Dozens of secretive facilities are dotted across the globe, and we've put together ...


Everyone had so many LeBron jokes about the reported 'Space Jam 2' cast - For The Win
Everyone had so many LeBron jokes about the reported 'Space Jam 2' cast  For The Win

The cast reportedly includes Anthony Davis, Damian Lillard, Klay Thompson, Diana Taurasi and other NBA and WNBA stars.


Malcolm D. Lee replaces Terence Nance as director of 'Space Jam 2' starring LeBron James - USA TODAY
Malcolm D. Lee replaces Terence Nance as director of 'Space Jam 2' starring LeBron James  USA TODAY

Malcolm D. Lee has assumed the director's chair for the highly anticipated "Space Jam 2," which will star LeBron James and other notable NBA players.


MILSATCOM USA 2019, June 26-27, 2019, Arlington, VA - SpacePolicyOnline.com
MILSATCOM USA 2019, June 26-27, 2019, Arlington, VA  SpacePolicyOnline.com

Posted: June 23, 2019 2:32 pm ET | Last Updated: June 23, 2019 2:32 pm ET | SMI Group will hold its 4th MilSatCom USA conference from June 26-27, 2019 at ...


US Postal Service Celebrates Apollo 11 Moon Landing with 'Forever' Stamps - Space.com
US Postal Service Celebrates Apollo 11 Moon Landing with 'Forever' Stamps  Space.com

The U.S. Postal *Service* (USPS) will issue special stamps to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first human moon landing, Apollo 11.


Direct-to-Shape Inkjet Printers Development Overview 2019 | Heidelberg USA ,Xaar plc. ,Toneje - Spaceflight News
Direct-to-Shape Inkjet Printers Development Overview 2019 | Heidelberg USA ,Xaar plc. ,Toneje  Spaceflight News

Global Direct-to-Shape Inkjet Printers Market Overview: The global Direct-to-Shape Inkjet Printers market is comprehensively and accurately detailed in the ...


Researchers build transistor-like gate for quantum information processing – with qudits - Purdue News Service
Researchers build transistor-like gate for quantum information processing – with qudits  Purdue News Service

Quantum information processing promises to be much faster and more secure than what today's supercomputers can achieve, but doesn't exist yet because its ...


Military Space USA - SpaceNews
Military Space USA  SpaceNews

SMi Group, organizers of Global MilSatcom, are proud to present the Military Space USA conference and exhibition; convening in Los Angeles on June 11th and ...


Defence Secretary outlines ambitious space programme - GOV.UK
Defence Secretary outlines ambitious space programme  GOV.UK

At the RAF Air and Space Power conference today, Defence Secretary Penny Mordaunt has outlined an ambitious space programme.


Pentagon disputes claim US drone violated Iranian airspace. This is why it matters - CNN
Pentagon disputes claim US drone violated Iranian airspace. This is why it matters  CNN

The US military is disputing Iran's claims that the American drone shot down Thursday violated Iranian airspace and was engaged in "spying," a key detail that ...


'Running out of space': As Hurricane Barry looms, dogs slated for euthanasia are flown out - The Daily Advertiser
'Running out of space': As Hurricane Barry looms, dogs slated for euthanasia are flown out  The Daily Advertiser

As storm clouds approached the St. Landry Parish Airport on Friday, animal rescue volunteers loaded hundreds of animals onto an aircraft ahead of Tropical ...


WATCH: NBA Superfan shares photos of practice court for Space Jam 2 - For The Win
WATCH: NBA Superfan shares photos of practice court for Space Jam 2  For The Win

Space Jam fans got an inside look at the court LeBron James and company will play on for the set of Space Jame 2.


UFO sightings: Top Dem on Senate intel committee, senators briefed - CNN
UFO sightings: Top Dem on Senate intel committee, senators briefed  CNN

A group of US senators, including the vice chair of the Senate Intelligence committee, received a classified briefing Wednesday about a series of reported ...


MILITARY SPACE USA, June 11-12, 2019, Los Angeles, CA - SpacePolicyOnline.com
MILITARY SPACE USA, June 11-12, 2019, Los Angeles, CA  SpacePolicyOnline.com

Posted: April 13, 2019 5:38 pm ET | Last Updated: April 13, 2019 5:38 pm ET | SMI will hold the Military Space USA conference from June 11-12, 2019 at the ...


If you like piña coladas ... in a pineapple, get ready to try FDL's newest Mexican restaurant - Fond du Lac Reporter
If you like piña coladas ... in a pineapple, get ready to try FDL's newest Mexican restaurant  Fond du Lac Reporter

El Patrón owners, father-son team Victor and Eli Cortez, have spent their lives in the restaurant industry.


Space Force launch zooms closer to reality under President Trump's directive - USA TODAY
Space Force launch zooms closer to reality under President Trump's directive  USA TODAY

WASHINGTON – The Space Force moved closer to liftoff Tuesday after President Donald Trump signed a directive to create another branch of the military whose ...


First-ever Lexus space jet idea has specs you've never heard of, until now - USA TODAY
First-ever Lexus space jet idea has specs you've never heard of, until now  USA TODAY

Lexus is really taking transportation concepts to new heights with its latest announcement: A spacecraft designed for the 'Men in Black' franchise.


TV Ratings: USA’s World Cup Victory Over France Draws 6.3 Million Viewers - Variety
TV Ratings: USA’s World Cup Victory Over France Draws 6.3 Million Viewers  Variety

USA's World Cup victory over France drew in around 6.3 Million Views.


Megan Rapinoe, 'I’m Not Going to the F*cking White House' - TMZ
Megan Rapinoe, 'I’m Not Going to the F*cking White House'  TMZ

Team USA soccer superstar Megan Rapinoe is making it crystal clear ... if the U.S. wins the World Cup, there's NO WAY IN HELL she's visiting Donald Trump at ...


Which items and services are included in your cruise fare and which will cost you? - USA TODAY
Which items and services are included in your cruise fare and which will cost you?  USA TODAY

If you've been scratching your head, wondering whether ice cream, fruit juice and a good shvitz will cost you extra on your cruise, read this list.


Nuclear rockets could open up solar system and help settle space. And NASA is interested. - USA TODAY
Nuclear rockets could open up solar system and help settle space. And NASA is interested.  USA TODAY

A four-month journey to Mars? NASA is spending money on nuclear rockets again, and it's about time. They're the future of space travel and exploration.


Predators trade PK Subban to the New Jersey Devils to clear cap space - USA TODAY
Predators trade PK Subban to the New Jersey Devils to clear cap space  USA TODAY

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Goodbye, P.K. Hello, salary-cap relief. The Predators traded defenseman P.K. Subban to the Devils on Saturday before the ...


Global Commercial Hot Dog Equipment Market 2019 | Growth & Development – Star, APW Wyott, Benchmark USA - Spaceflight News
Global Commercial Hot Dog Equipment Market 2019 | Growth & Development – Star, APW Wyott, Benchmark USA  Spaceflight News

Global Commercial Hot Dog Equipment Market 2019 | Growth & Development – Star, APW Wyott, Benchmark USA | The Premier Source of Space Exploration ...


Global Welded Metal Bellow Market 2019 | Trending Players – KSM USA, BOA Group, Technetics - Spaceflight News
Global Welded Metal Bellow Market 2019 | Trending Players – KSM USA, BOA Group, Technetics  Spaceflight News

Global Welded Metal Bellow Market report further focuses on dominant competitors who play an integral part in satisfying customer's necessities by all means.


NASA will pay you $19,000 to stay in bed for 2 months - USA TODAY
NASA will pay you $19,000 to stay in bed for 2 months  USA TODAY

NASA and two other space agencies are looking for 24 volunteers for a study in which people will lie in bed for two months. The pay is $19.000.


Russia says U.S. military curbs on space cooperation are unfair competition - Reuters
Russia says U.S. military curbs on space cooperation are unfair competition  Reuters

Russia accused the United States of trying to unfairly grab market share in the space services industry on Friday after the U.S. military imposed restrictions on ...


Life in outer space: NASA studies health changes between astronaut twins Scott and Mark Kelly - USA TODAY
Life in outer space: NASA studies health changes between astronaut twins Scott and Mark Kelly  USA TODAY

Space travelers in movies may zip around the universe with no ill effects, but in reality we have no idea how humans will react to being in outer space for years ...


Space Force, Virgin Galactic, and SpaceX are making the heavens hip again - USA TODAY
Space Force, Virgin Galactic, and SpaceX are making the heavens hip again  USA TODAY

Space Force creation, the success of a SpaceX test flight and the 50th anniversary of the moon landing make it a big year for America's space program.


Virgin Galactic moves to New Mexico, entering ‘home stretch’ toward commercial flight - USA TODAY
Virgin Galactic moves to New Mexico, entering ‘home stretch’ toward commercial flight  USA TODAY

Billionaire Richard Branson is moving Virgin Galactic's winged passenger rocket and more than 100 employees to a southern New Mexico.


Brazil to sign accord with U.S. on space technology next week - Reuters
Brazil to sign accord with U.S. on space technology next week  Reuters

BRASILIA (Reuters) - The United States and Brazil have negotiated an accord to safeguard U.S. space technology the South American nation hopes will be ...


'Space City USA:' Huntsville's theme park that never was - WAAY
'Space City USA:' Huntsville's theme park that never was  WAAY

About a third of the way into construction, the park went belly up. The dream of Space City USA proved to be out of this world.


Ted Cruz complains to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey after being mocked for space pirates warning - USA TODAY
Ted Cruz complains to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey after being mocked for space pirates warning  USA TODAY

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, lashed out at Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on Wednesday for what he called a biased promotion of tweets from "snarky leftists" who ...


Mysterious interstellar object floating in space might be alien, say Harvard researchers - USA TODAY
Mysterious interstellar object floating in space might be alien, say Harvard researchers  USA TODAY

It's been dubbed a comet, an asteroid, and a new class of interstellar object. Now, a paper from Harvard astronomers suggests one more possibility into the ...


Space Force: President Trump says he wants a 'space-based missile defense layer' - USA TODAY
Space Force: President Trump says he wants a 'space-based missile defense layer'  USA TODAY

WASHINGTON – Unveiling a revamped missile defense plan, President Donald Trump said Thursday that the United States is prepared to make use of space as ...


What’s in a name in Houston? Lots of moon references for Space City USA - Houston Chronicle
What’s in a name in Houston? Lots of moon references for Space City USA  Houston Chronicle

MISSION MOON: Nearly 50 years have passed since Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the moon. Our special Apollo 50 ...


Robert Zubrin makes 'The Case for Space' - USA TODAY
Robert Zubrin makes 'The Case for Space'  USA TODAY

Sure we should go to space for the knowledge and the challenge, but it will also ensure our survival and protect our freedom.


Alien signals? More bizarre 'fast radio bursts' detected from outer space - USA TODAY
Alien signals? More bizarre 'fast radio bursts' detected from outer space  USA TODAY

More “fast radio bursts" – bright, short-lived pulses of radio waves that come from across the universe – have been detected by astronomers.


Text of a Memorandum from the President to the Secretary of Defense Regarding the Establishment of the United States Space Command - Whitehouse.gov
Text of a Memorandum from the President to the Secretary of Defense Regarding the Establishment of the United States Space Command  Whitehouse.gov

MEMORANDUM FOR THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE. SUBJECT: Establishment of United States Space Command as a Unified Combatant Command.


Countdown to Space Force continues as Trump administration details trajectory of plan - USA TODAY
Countdown to Space Force continues as Trump administration details trajectory of plan  USA TODAY

President Donald Trump's ambitious - and sometimes mocked - plan to create a new military branch called the Space Force is starting to take off.


SpaceX launches Crew Dragon on historic demo mission from Kennedy Space Center - USA TODAY
SpaceX launches Crew Dragon on historic demo mission from Kennedy Space Center  USA TODAY

A new SpaceX crew capsule rocketed into orbit early Saturday on a test flight critical to restoring the nation's ability to launch astronauts, after an eight-year ...


A new moon race is on. Is China already ahead? - POLITICO
A new moon race is on. Is China already ahead?  POLITICO

The Trump administration wants to get back to the moon—but Beijing's single-minded focus could outpace a NASA with competing priorities.


Passing by Earth this weekend: Two space rocks, one 'potentially hazardous' asteroid - USA TODAY
Passing by Earth this weekend: Two space rocks, one 'potentially hazardous' asteroid  USA TODAY

Asteroid 1999 KW4 has been called "oddly shaped," "potentially hazardous" and "massive." It will pass by Earth this weekend, NASA says.


U.S. studying India anti-satellite weapons test, warns of space debris - Reuters
U.S. studying India anti-satellite weapons test, warns of space debris  Reuters

Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan warned any nations contemplating anti-satellite (ASAT) weapons tests like the one India carried out on ...


Airbus seeks new partners to expand in U.S. space market - Reuters
Airbus seeks new partners to expand in U.S. space market  Reuters

PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus' defense division is looking for new partners to expand its presence in the growing U.S. space market, and could potentially build ...


Pentagon plans to launch Trump's Space Force as a separate armed service - USA TODAY
Pentagon plans to launch Trump's Space Force as a separate armed service  USA TODAY

WASHINGTON – Vice President Mike Pence announced Thursday that the Pentagon plans to launch a Space Force, embarking on an effort to create the first ...