SpaceX Launches 10 Communications Satellites From Vandenberg AFBTen new satellites for Iridium Communications' global network have been successfully deployed in orbit after launch from California's Central Coast.
Space X Launch Lights Up Bay Area SkiesMany Bay Area residents looked into the sky Sunday evening and saw it lit up by what they thought was a UFO. But it was actually SpaceX at work.
'Moonbeam' at Last? Gov. Brown Says State Will Launch SatelliteCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown said Friday that the state plans to launch its "own damn satellite" into orbit to battle climate change.
Weather Satellite Developed In Bay Area Will Provide Life-Saving DataA new satellite launching next week will provide weather data so advanced experts say it could actually save lives.
GPS System Vulnerable to Hacking Attack That Could Cripple Bay Area EconomyA Northern California congressman is pushing a plan to create a land-based backup for the GPS satellite system which, he says, is a prime target for attack by cyber warriors.
Humans Glow In Splashes Of Light On NASA's Newest Global Night MapsThe view of the Americas looks like an abstract painting by the late Jackson Pollack, with splashes of light from the Pacific coast, across the Sun Belt, through the Atlantic States, and around the Great Lakes. Scientists added clouds and sun glint "for aesthetic effect."
Classified US Satellite Launched From Vandenberg AFBA rocket carrying a classified U.S. satellite for the National Reconnaissance Office has been launched from California.
New 3-D Map Captures Entire Milky Way Galaxy With More Than A Billion StarsMore than a billion stars have been captured on a single three-dimensional image of our Milky Way galaxy thanks to the Gaia space mission.
SpaceX Finds Taker For Recycled RocketSpaceX has a taker for the first flight of one of its recycled rockets.
Satellite That Lit Up Night Sky Highlights Concerns Over Space JunkSocial media last night lit up with videos of what turned out to be space junk - specifically part of a Chinese rocket burning up upon reentering the atmosphere over the western United States.
New North Korea Satellite Passed Over Super Bowl 50 SiteBased on data released by international organizations, a new North Korean satellite passed almost right over Levi's Stadium about an hour after the Super Bowl ended.
SpaceX 1st-Stage Rocket Landing Attempt On Pacific Ocean Barge FailsThe first stage of a SpaceX rocket that delivered an ocean-monitoring satellite into orbit made a hard landing on an ocean barge and broke a support leg.
Facebook To Beam Internet To Sub-Saharan Africa From SpaceFacebook is teaming up with a French satellite operator to deliver Internet coverage to 14 sub-Saharan countries in Africa in 2016.
Amazing! Magellanic Cloud Images From Space Look Like Van Gogh Painted ThemThe image from the European Space Agency's Planck satellite of Magellanic Clouds and an interstellar filament bear an uncanny resemblance to a post-impressionist Vincent Van Gogh painting.
Earth Day Selfies! Check Out 11 Of The Most Beautiful Images Of Our PlanetEarth Day is just around the corner, so we rounded up some of the most beautiful photos and images of our planet taken from space.