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Apr 27, 2020
As the space shuttle neared retirement, NASA turned to partnerships with commercial companies to provide crew ferry flights to and from the…
Apr 24, 2020
The Hubble Space Telescope marked its 30th year in orbit on April 24, 2020. Here's a sampling from Hubble's photo album, including the April 25, 1990…
Apr 24, 2020
NASA appoints executive to oversee CASIS, reorganizes commercial programs.
Apr 24, 2020
The first crewed flight test in NASA’s Commercial Crew Program is targeted for a May 27 launch.
Apr 23, 2020
Encouraged by progress in the Commercial Crew program, NASA should nonetheless expand planning for staffing the International Space Station long-term to provide options, NASA’s safety oversight panel said on April 23.
Apr 22, 2020
NASA's New Frontiers mission edges closer to sampling the asteroid Bennu.
Apr 20, 2020
2I/Borisov, the second comet of extrasolar origin to approach the Sun in recent years, brought with it an unprecedented glimpse into the chemistry of the planet-forming protoplanetary disc surrounding another star.
Apr 17, 2020
The technical risks of landing and reflying rockets have been resolved, but the business case seems far from closed.