Historic SpaceX Rocket Launches

The first astronaut launch by SpaceX finally happened Saturday afternoon, after unfavorable weather conditions in Florida postponed the original May 27 launch.

10 Things to Know About the SpaceX Launch

SpaceX and NASA are launching the first manned mission on an American rocket from American soil in nine years. Here are ten things to know before watching the launch.

Why Did the Space Shuttle Program End?

Next week, NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken will conduct the first manned orbital spaceflight launched from American soil since the end of the shuttle program.