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  1. NASA astronaut Serena Aunon-Chancellor, Roscosmos cosmonaut Sergey Prokopyev and German astronaut

    Commentary: Even NASA thinks a sense of humour is a must in hiring astronauts

    The journey to Mars is a laughing matter – and there are good reasons why the most stressful jobs are best filled by candidates with a good sense ...
  2. One of Boeing Co's CST-100 Starliner astronaut capsules at a production facility at Florida&ap

    Exclusive: SpaceX, Boeing design risks threaten new delays for US space program

    NASA has warned SpaceX and Boeing Co of design and safety concerns for their competing astronaut launch systems, according to industry sources and ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: ISS photographed by Expedition 56 crew members from a Soyuz spacecraft after undocking

    NASA mulls buying new rides to space from Russia amid programme delays

    NASA said on Friday it was weighing an option to buy two additional astronaut seats aboard a Russian rocket as a contingency plan against further ...
  4. space

    Orbital ATK launches eighth cargo mission to space

  5. Space X

    SpaceX's first recycled Dragon arrives at space station

  6. Russian, American two-man crew blasts off to ISS

    Russian, American two-man crew reaches ISS

    The Soyuz MS-04 spacecraft with veteran Russian cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin and NASA rookie Jack Fischer onboard successfully docked to the ISS at ...
  7. An image of the Moon captured by astronauts on board the International Space Station

    Moon tourists risk rough ride, experts say

    The two tourists heading for a week-long journey around the moon on a SpaceX shuttle may be in for a rough ride, even if all goes to plan, experts ...
  8. Eugene Cernan

    Eugene Cernan, last man to walk on moon, dies aged 82

    Cernan was the spacecraft commander of Apollo 17 - his third space flight and the last scheduled US manned mission to the moon - in December 1972.