spaceflight

  • Possible SpaceX Debris Crashes Onto Canadian Farm

    Possible SpaceX Debris Crashes Onto Canadian Farm

    It’s raining space junk. Just one month after NASA admitted that a piece of trash tossed from the International Space Station (ISS) crash-landed through a home in Florida, a massive piece of space debris ended up on a farm in Canada. A farmer in Saskatchewan, Canada discovered an 88-pound (40 kilograms) heavy piece of charred…


  • See a Kairos Rocket Explode Seconds After Liftoff

    See a Kairos Rocket Explode Seconds After Liftoff

    The inaugural launch of Space One’s Kairos rocket ended in failure, with the launch vehicle exploding mere seconds after clearing the tower in Wakayama prefecture. It’s a setback for Japan’s space sector, which is striving for competitiveness in the burgeoning aerospace industry, but commercial ventures rarely achieve success on their first attempts. Tokyo-based Space One…


  • NASA Is Still Fighting to Save Its Historic Voyager 1 Spacecraft

    NASA Is Still Fighting to Save Its Historic Voyager 1 Spacecraft

    For more than 45 years, the Voyager 1 spacecraft has been cruising through the cosmos, crossing the boundary of our solar system to become the first human-made object to venture to interstellar space. Iconic in every regard, Voyager 1 has delivered groundbreaking data on Jupiter and Saturn, and captured the loneliest image of Earth. But…