Will it be possible for Washington to stall Beijing’s progress in space technology?
Russian space officials have told their U.S. counterparts that Moscow expects to remain a part of the International Space Station at least until their own outpost in orbit is built in 2028, a senior NASA official told Reuters recently.
Russia has decided to quit the International Space Station “after 2024”, the newly-appointed chief of Moscow's space agency recently told Russia’s President Vladimir Putin.
The issue of space junk is getting more pressing than ever before.
NASA says the creation of orbital debris has led to new dangers for astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS).
A booster rocket carrying a Soyuz spacecraft with a Russian and US astronaut on board headed for the International Space Station fails mid-air, forcing the crew to make an emergency landing.
By 2040, a hundred people will live on the Moon, melting ice for water, 3D-printing homes and tools, eating plants grown in lunar soil, and competing in low-gravity, "flying" sports.
Crew at the International Space Station will enjoy views of the August 21 solar eclipse during three successive orbits, reports CBS News.