ISS astronauts capture stunning photos of Cygnus cargo spacecraft destruction

International Space Station (ISS) astronauts on Wednesday captured stunning photos of Cygnus spacecraft burning up in the atmosphere above Earth`s surface after completing its mission on August 17.

NASA mulls spacewalks to fix space station

A series of spacewalks might be necessary to fix a breakdown in the equipment cooling system aboard the International Space Station, NASA said Friday.

Space station cooling breakdown may delay Orbital launch

NASA rushed on Thursday to fix a breakdown in the cooling system at the International Space Station that may delay the launch next week of Orbital Sciences` first cargo mission.

Russian company to send 32 satellites into space

Moscow-based operator Kosmotras said Wednesday that it will send a record 32 satellites into space in one launch.

NASA puts out call for commercial space taxis

Despite budget uncertainties, NASA on Tuesday issued a solicitation for a commercially operated space taxi to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station, an attempt to break Russia`s monopoly on crew transport by 2017.