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  • Rockets will take airway to heaven

    Artists's impression of new launch aircraft on the ground

    Artists's impression of new launch aircraft on the ground An exciting new project to launch rockets...

     
  • Highlights from first 50 years in space

    Highlights from first 50 years in space

    Fifty years ago this week, on April 12, 1961, Yuri Gagarin became the first man in space. Since he blazed...

     
  • Meteor storm threat to spacecraft

    Meteor storm threat to spacecraft

    NASA experts are warning that satellites and the space station are under threat from a meteor storm predicted...

     
  • Six enter Mars-500 ‘Big Brother house’

    Six enter Mars-500 ‘Big Brother house’

    A six-man crew embarked on an 18-month mission to Mars yesterday – but one where they will never...

     
  • Secret US spaceplane is tracked down

    Secret US spaceplane is tracked down

    A new top secret spaceplane has been located and tracked by amateur skywatchers as it begins its surveillance...

     
  • Astronauts wanted, experience essential

    Astronauts wanted, experience essential

    A space holiday firm has become the first commercial company to advertise for professional astronauts....

     
  • Probe flies by ‘alien space station’

    Probe flies by ‘alien space station’

    A European probe is tonight skimming past a moon that was once thought to be an alien spacecraft. Mars...

     
  • NASA’s return to Moon is axed

    NASA’s return to Moon is axed

    President Obama today scrapped NASA’s mission to return men to the Moon. He cancelled the Constellation...