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  1. SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft, with parachutes open, returns to Earth with four astronauts

    ISS astronauts splash down off Florida on SpaceX craft

    A SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule carrying four astronauts back to Earth splashed down off Panama City early Sunday, a NASA livestream showed.
  2. Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins

    Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins dies at 90

    American astronaut Michael Collins, who flew the Apollo 11 command module while his crewmates became the first people to land on the Moon on Jul ...
  3. A selfie taken last year by French astronaut Thomas Pesquet, showing him outside the International

    How a space doctor keeps astronauts healthy on the ISS

    From muscle loss to radiation exposure and the psychological effects of confinement, spaceflight takes a toll on those lucky enough to experience it.
  4. A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with the company's Crew Dragon spacecraft onboard seen on the launch

    SpaceX flight to ISS postponed by one day due to weather

    A crewed SpaceX mission to the International Space Station has been postponed by a day due to weather concerns downrange of the launch site, NASA ...
  5. A logo of the European Space Agency (ESA) is pictured at their headquarters in Darmstadt

    Want to be an astronaut? Europe is recruiting for the first time in 11 years

    Europe is to recruit new astronauts for the first time in 11 years as leading space-faring nations set their sights on missions to the Moon and, ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: A plane is pictured in front of the full moon in Curitiba

    Canada signs deal to send first astronaut on US mission around the moon

    Canada will for the first time send an astronaut to circle the moon on a US mission planned for 2023, Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains said on ...
  7. SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, topped with Crew Dragon capsule, is launched carrying four astronauts on th

    'SpaceX, this is Resilience': Four astronauts begin six-month stay on space station

    Four astronauts riding a newly-designed spacecraft from Elon Musk's rocket company SpaceX greeted their new crewmates aboard the International ...
  8. NASA and SpaceX launch the first operational commercial crew mission

    Four astronauts headed to space station in SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule

    Four astronauts who launched into space aboard Elon Musk’s rocket company SpaceX were heading toward a Monday night rendezvous in NASA’s first ...
  9. NASA astronaut Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley arrive at the International Space Station aboard SpaceX&

    'Rise and shine, dad': NASA astronauts on overnight trip home in SpaceX capsule

    US astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley, who flew to the International Space Station in SpaceX's new Crew Dragon, were riding the capsule home ...