• Approaching storm may delay launch try for NASA moon rocket

    4 days ago - By Phys.org

    An approaching storm threatens to delay NASA's next launch attempt for its new moon rocket, already grounded for weeks by fuel leaks.
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  • NASA's Artemis 1 moon launch scheduled for Sept. 27 despite gathering storm

    NASA's Artemis 1 moon launch scheduled for Sept. 27 despite gathering storm

    4 days ago - By Space

    NASA continues to target Tuesday for the launch of Artemis 1 from Kennedy Space Center in Florida, even though a big storm could head toward the Space Coast soon.
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  • This Week in Space: NASA Finally Completed an Artemis Fueling Test

    This Week in Space: NASA Finally Completed an Artemis Fueling Test

    4 days ago - By ExtremeTech

    NASA's Space Launch System rocket with the Orion spacecraft aboard is seen atop the mobile launcher as it moves up the ramp at Launch Pad 39B, Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2022, at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. NASA's Artemis I mission is the first integrated test of the agency's deep space exploration systems: the Orion spacecraft, SLS rocket, and supporting ground systems. Launch of the uncrewed flight test is targeted for no earlier than Aug. 29. Photo Credit:
    Happy Friday, space cadets, and welcome to your favorite escape from Earthly news shy of literally fleeing the planet. There...
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  • NASA says test good enough to try for Artemis launch next week

    4 days ago - By Phys.org

    NASA announced Thursday that the cryogenic fueling test this week at Kennedy Space Center did well enough to keep moving toward a launch attempt as early as Tuesday.
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