A NASA astronaut who was slated to be the first African American to serve as a member of a crew on the International Space Station has been removed from her upcoming flight. Jeanette Epps had been set to launch to the space station for a five-month expedi
Today at 12:20 p.m. EST (1720 GMT), Space.com will make a long-distance connection with NASA astronaut Scott Tingle on the International Space Station, and we want you to join us! Do you have a question for Tingle in space? Let us know!
It's going to be a busy year for engineers who are building NASA's new Space Launch System and Orion crew capsule in order to ready both vehicles for their first launch together, which is planned for 2019.