international space station

New crew launches to space station

Two astronauts and a cosmonaut launched aboard a Soyuz MS-12 spacecraft to the International Space Station at 3:14 p.m. ET Thursday from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Six hours later, they safely docked at the space station after completing four orbits of the Earth.

Elon Musk's adventure in space

On Saturday, SpaceX launched the unmanned Crew Dragon capsule on a Falcon 9 rocket. A little more than 24 hours later, the Crew Dragon docked successfully with the International Space Station. SpaceX CEO Elon Musk and his team are right to celebrate this tremendous achievement.

Typhoon Trami: Images show storm from space

Stunning images of Typhoon Trami, currently projected to make landfall in mainland Japan on Sunday, have been captured by an astronaut on the International Space Station (ISS).