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Watch liftoff for NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator launching from Kauai, with CNBC's Jane Wells.
Sam Scimemi, Intl Space Station Director; Joseph Acaba, NASA Astronaut; and Phil McAlister, Director, NASA Commercial Spaceflight Development Division, join the Closing Bell panel to discuss life on the space station as the House just approved $18.5 billion for new exploration.
The White House has approved $30 million in funding for NASA mission to Jupiter's second moon, Europa. Bobak Ferdowsi, systems engineer at NASA, explains the mission.
Peter Beck, CEO of RocketLab, explains how the company uses 3-D printed rocket engines to put its small satellites into space at a much lower cost.
U.S. scientist Bill Nye, popularly known as "the Science Guy", has launched a Kickstarter to fund an satellite propelled by solar energy.
A passion for space exploration is the fuel to an innovative economy, says astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson.
Virgin Galactic, the space venture of Richard Branson's Virgin Group, hopes to start testing another spaceship before the end of the year, FT reports.
The space race might have started in the mid-1950s, but it’s not over yet, says British astronaut Timothy Peake.
ESA astronaut Timothy Peake, who will be the first U.K. citizen to board the International Space Station later this year, says the space race is alive and well.
Nobu Okada, CEO of Singapore-based Astroscale, explains the company's mission to carry out the world's first space debris clean-up in 2017.
SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 Tuesday afternoon, but failed in another attempt to cleanly land the rocket on a platform out at sea.
Check out the SpaceX Dragon rocket launch headed to the International Space Station with supplies, with the "Closing Bell" team.
Bas Lansdorp has raised funding for Mars One and has chosen 100 candidates to colonize the Red Planet. Is his dream technically feasible?
Bas Lansdorp, Co-founder and CEO of Mars One, says more than 200,000 people signed up for the firm's mission to Mars. He also explains why his project is less pricier than NASA's.
ULA put the GPS satellites into space, and it handles all U.S. military and top-secret launches. That is about to change.
Lockheed Martin said it is working to resolve a glitch disclosed by the U.S. Air Force that affected some global positioning system (GPS) satellites.
A severe solar storm struck Earth, creating vivid views of auroras, potentially affecting power grids and GPS tracking.
Robert Bigelow has spent $275 million of his own fortune researching, building, and testing expandable living areas for outer space.
Naveen Jain is planning to harvest resources from the moon. His MX-1 lunar lander is expected to blast off from Cape Canaveral in 2016.
A spacewalk to prep the International Space Station for commercial spacecraft was delayed, but plans to reopen the American docks will go on.