The Imaging X-Ray Polarimetry Explorer (IXPE) is a space observatory that's designed to collect X-ray light data from extreme phenomena.
The remains have been placed inside one of 24 satellites set to be launched by the rocket later this evening.
The Space Test Program-2 mission, organized by the Department of Defense, will launch 24 satellites into orbit.
The technology has the potential to revolutionize navigation in space and usher in a new era of exploration to far-flung worlds.
The technology billionaire, known for leading SpaceX and Tesla, sparked confusion, intrigue and a slew of memes in response to his latest Twitter escapades.
"Starfield" will be set in a realistic science fiction future, Bethesda's Todd Howard said in conversation with Elon Musk.
Lift-off will be from California's Vandenberg Air Force base with the primary launch window opening at 7:17 a.m. PDT.
The space agency investigates new ways to grow plants in space to offer astronauts an alternative to processed food during long missions.
The aim of the ambitious Starlink project is to provide global internet coverage with low lag times by launching around 12,000 satellites into low-Earth orbit.
The Falcon Heavy is the most powerful rocket currently in operation.
The lunar library contains a collection of songs, children's drawings and the entire English-language version of Wikipedia.
Boeing's Starliner is being developed as part of NASA's Commercial Crew Program to take astronauts into low-Earth orbit.
SpaceX has been awarded a $2.6 billion contract by NASA to fly astronauts to the International Space Station.
"You Are Jeff Bezos" puts you in the shoes of "monstrous vermin" and lets you fix the Flint water crisis instead of blowing money on a space company.
Elon Musk's company will announce who will be flying around the Moon in the BRF launch vehicle.
To the sound of applause, the rocket launched from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida.
It's the first space flight for some of the astronauts, while others have years of experience.
Musk's Mars ambitions have started to look more like fantasy.
Are we really going to toss aside all dreams of space colonization just to target Elon Musk with snide headlines?
If successful, the probe will be the first privately funded unmanned spacecraft to land on the moon.
The Falcon Heavy rocket will be used to deliver an Air Force Space Command AFSPC-52 satellite.
The saboteur was reportedly angered after failing to get a promotion at the firm.