China has scheduled the launch of lunar probe Chang'e-5 for November this year, in a mission marking several new accomplishments for the nation's space programme.
The US astronaut Gene Cernan, the last astronaut to leave footprints on the moon, has died at the age of 82, the US space agency NASA said on Monday.
An unmanned SpaceX rocket blasted off from a California launch pad on Saturday and delivered 10 satellites into low Earth orbit.
A Chinese rocket successfully sent three satellites into space in the country's first commercial mission on Monday.
Bad weather in California forced a postponement of the launch of a SpaceX rocket that is to carry a satellite into space, the satellite company said.
Europes's satellite navigation system and the bloc's bid to compete with the US-based Global Positioning System (GPS) went online Thursday, offering initial navigation services.
China launched the first of a new generation of weather satellites on Sunday, registering a record-breaking 20th launched rocket this year, state media reported.
Former astronaut and US senator John Glenn, who shot to fame in 1962 as the first American to orbit the Earth, died Thursday at age 95, the governor of Ohio, Glenn's home state, announced on ...
Search teams on Friday were looking for a missing Russian space freighter believed to have crashed in southern Siberia, close to Russia's border with Mongolia.
The European Space Agency (ESA) plans to ask member states for about 400 million euros (420 million dollars) in additional funding for its Mars programme at a conference next week, spaceflight...
Three astronauts from the triumvirate of the world's leading space agencies - NASA, Russia's Roscosmos and the European Space Agency (ESA)- have arrived at the International Space Station
China's longest manned space flight returned to earth on Friday after more than a month in orbit, local media reported.
The full moon on Monday will be the largest ever seen since 1948 as the satellite reaches its closest point to Earth to form what is known as a supermoon.
Funding has been fully approved for developing the new Ariane 6 launch rocket, the European Space Agency (ESA) said in Paris on Wednesday.
A US astronaut floating above Earth on the International Space Station (ISS) has cast his vote in the US presidential election, NASA said Monday.