NASA's Apollo 11 F-1 rocket engines were never meant to be recovered, but Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos went ahead and plucked them out of the Atlantic anyway.
As evidenced by a stunning new test launch video, SpaceX is still hard at work on the next generation of reusable spacecrafts.
DVICE is on hand for the barely controlled explosion that sends the newest imaging satellite of the USGS into space on top of an Atlas V.
Advanced Intelsat-IS27 communications satellite lost in the Pacific Ocean
Iran's official news agency has announced that the country has sent a monkey into space, but the nation's past may cause some to be skeptical.
The mighty F-1 engine, five of which were used to send Apollo missions to the Moon, has been (partially) resurrected and test fired.
Elon Musk has been talking about creating a colony on Mars for a while now, and he wants 80,000 colonists moving to Mars per year.
In possibly his most glorious bit of "here's how you do it" video to date, serial DIY'er Ben Krasnow takes us through what it looks like inside a rocket during its burn. The hybrid rocket engine is built with acrylic to give us a view of the gaseous oxygen letting it rip.
Satellites, like the people who make them, come in all shapes and sizes. Their parts do as well. And while some thrusters are large and impressive, some satellites need smaller ones. So Paulo Lozano at MIT decided to build a rocket thruster the size of a penny.
Elon Musk, who helped launch PayPal, Tesla Motors and most recently SpaceX, is pretty dang serious about getting our asses to Mars. Before Curiosity, colonies on Mars were knocked back to the 2030s — or beyond, even. Now? We may only have to wait "12 to 15 years."