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File photo of a NASA space shuttle in orbit over Earth.  (credit: NASA/Getty Images)

Space Station Computer Outage May Force Spacewalk

A computer outage at the International Space Station may require a spacewalk by astronauts and threatens to delay next week’s launch of a commercial supply ship for NASA.

04/12/2014

WALLOPS ISLAND, VA - SEPTEMBER 18: In this handout from NASA, the Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket, with the Cygnus cargo spacecraft aboard, launches from Pad-0A of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport at the NASA Wallops Flight Facility September 18, 2013 in Wallops Island, Virginia.  Cygnus is on its way to rendezvous with the space station. The spacecraft will deliver about 1,300 pounds (589 kilograms) of cargo, including food and clothing, to the Expedition 37 crew.  (Photo by Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images)

Supply Ship Departs Space Station After 5 Weeks

The International Space Station has one less capsule and a lot less trash. A commercial cargo ship ended its five-week visit Tuesday morning.

CBS Tampa–02/18/2014

An Orbital Sciences rocket sits on the launch pad at Kennedy Space Center. (Getty Images)

Misbehaving Sun Delays Space Station Supply Flight

Powerful solar flares force NASA to reschedule launch for third time.

01/09/2014

SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft atop rocket Falcon 9 lifts off from Pad 40 of the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Titusville, Florida.  (credit: Roberto Gonzalez/Getty Images)

Longer Delay For Space Station Delivery Mission

A new commercial spaceship will wait all week before aiming again for the International Space Station.

09/23/2013

SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft atop rocket Falcon 9 lifts off from Pad 40 of the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Titusville, Florida.  (credit: Roberto Gonzalez/Getty Images)

SpaceX Company Fixes Dragon Capsule Problem

A commercial craft carrying a ton of supplies for the International Space Station ran into thruster trouble shortly after liftoff Friday. Flight controllers managed to gain control, but were forced to delay its arrival at the orbiting lab.

03/02/2013

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket attached to the cargo-only capsule called Dragon lifts off from the launch pad on October 7, 2012 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The rocket is bringing cargo to the International Space Station that consists of clothing, equipment and science experiments.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

SpaceX Dragon Capsule Launched To Space Station

A commercial cargo ship rocketed into orbit Sunday in pursuit of the International Space Station, the first of a dozen supply runs under a mega-contract with NASA.

10/07/2012

SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft atop rocket Falcon 9 lifts off from Pad 40 of the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Titusville, Fla. (credit: Roberto Gonzalez/Getty Images)

Space Station Astronauts Enter Dragon

The space station astronauts have entered the Dragon.

05/26/2012

SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft atop rocket Falcon 9 lifts off from Pad 40 of the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Titusville, Florida. The launch this morning  makes SpaceX the first commercial company to send a spacecraft to the International Space Station. (Photo Credit: Roberto Gonzalez / Getty Images)

Private Supply Ship Rockets Toward Space Station

A first-of-its-kind commercial supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station following a successful liftoff early Tuesday, opening a new era of dollar-driven spaceflight.

05/22/2012

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