SpaceX brings NASA astronauts home safe in milestone mission | AFP

America’s first crewed spaceship to fly to the International Space Station in nearly a decade returns safely to Earth. “This has been quite an odyssey,” says US astronaut Doug Hurley.

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SpaceX Crew Dragon undocks from ISS for return to Earth | AFP

The SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft has undocked from the International Space Station and started its journey to return to Earth with two US astronauts aboard. Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken spent two months aboard the orbiting laboratory after becoming the first US astronauts to reach ISS on an American spacecraft in nearly a decade.

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SpaceX Crew Dragon undocks from ISS for return to Earth | AFP

The SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft has undocked from the International Space Station and started its journey to return to Earth with two US astronauts aboard. Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken spent two months aboard the orbiting laboratory after becoming the first US astronauts to reach ISS on an American spacecraft in nearly a decade.

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SpaceX Crew Dragon hatch sealed, ready to depart ISS: NASA | AFP

Images show the crew on board the International Space Station closing the forward hatch on the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft ahead of its return to Earth. US astronauts Douglas Hurley and Bob Behnken blasted off from Cape Canaveral on May 30 on board a SpaceX Crew Dragon, and are supposed to splash down off the coast of Florida on Sunday.

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SpaceX crew say goodbye before returning to Earth

Two U.S. astronauts based on the International Space Station on Saturday gave their farewells as they planned to return to Earth. (Aug. 1)

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Astronauts perform 2nd spacewalk to swap batteries

Astronauts are performing their second spacewalk in under a week to replace old batteries outside the International Space Station. Commander Chris Cassidy and Bob Behnken ventured out Wednesday to tackle the cumbersome job. (July 1)

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Astronaut regrets losing mirror during spacewalk

NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy says losing a mirror during last week’s otherwise successful spacewalk was “a real bummer.” The commander of the International Space Station says he has no idea how the small mirror on his left sleeve came off. (June 29)

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Astronaut loses mirror, newest space junk

A spacewalking astronaut added to the millions of pieces of junk orbiting the Earth on Friday, losing a small mirror as soon as he stepped out of the International Space Station for battery work. (June 26)

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Playing chess in space: two cosmonauts on ISS take on Russian grandmaster | AFP

Two Russian cosmonauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) confront a chess champion on Earth in a game broadcast live that ended in a draw. Equipped with a tablet as a chessboard, Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Vagner played in zero gravity against the great international master Sergey Karyakin, who was at the Space Museum in Moscow. The game, broadcast on the YouTube channel of the Russian space agency Roskosmos, ended after about 25 minutes for a draw.

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SpaceX launch a ‘turning point’ for new space age

Namira Salim, the founder and chairperson of Space Trust, says the NASA and SpaceX launch of astronauts to the International Space Station is “a turning point” for a new space age. (June 2)

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Astronauts speak from International Space Station

Newly arrived NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley, joined by astronaut Chris Cassidy, participated in a press conference on the International Space Station Monday. (June 1)

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Dragon capsule crew members enter space station

The two US test pilots onboard the SpaceX Dragon capsule entered the International Space Station (ISS) on Sunday. The capsule carrying Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken pulled up to the station hours earlier and docked automatically. (May 31)

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US astronauts on landmark SpaceX mission board the ISS | AFP

Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley cross over into the International Space Station after the hatch was opened between the ISS and the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule. They are the first US astronauts to arrive on an American spacecraft in nine years. IMAGES

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SpaceX Crew Dragon docks with International Space Station | AFP

A SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule carrying two NASA astronauts docks with the International Space Station. “It’s been a real honor to be just a small part of this nine-year endeavor since the last time a United States spaceship has docked with the International Space Station,” says Doug Hurley, one of the astronauts, after the docking was completed. IMAGES

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SpaceX rocket ship blasts off into orbit

A rocket ship designed and built by Elon Musk’s SpaceX company has lifted off with two Americans on a history-making flight to the International Space Station. (May 30)

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SpaceX sends US astronauts to space station

A rocket ship designed and built by Elon Musk’s SpaceX has lifted off with two Americans on a history-making flight to the International Space Station. (May 30)

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SpaceX rocket lifts off on historic private crewed flight | AFP

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying two veteran NASA astronauts lifts off from Florida’s Kennedy Space Center on a historic first private crewed flight to the International Space Station. IMAGES

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ShowBiz Minute: Union, Walt Disney, Cruise

NBC, producers say “America’s Got Talent” cleared by probe; Disney, SeaWorld announce plans for Florida parks to reopen; NASA is rolling out the International Space Station’s red carpet for Tom Cruise to make a movie in orbit. (May 28)

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Trump says death of George Floyd a ‘very sad event’ | AFP

US President Donald Trump says the death of George Floyd, a black man who died while an officer kneeled on his neck, is “a very, very sad event”. Trump made the comments while touring the Kennedy Space Center before SpaceX’s planned launch to the International Space Station, which was eventually scrubbed due to fears of a lightning strike.

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SpaceX-NASA crewed mission postponed due to bad weather | AFP

Images of the moment NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are told that SpaceX’s landmark launch to the International Space Station is postponed due to poor weather. The decision was made with around 20 minutes to go until takeoff.

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SpaceX-NASA crewed mission postponed due to bad weather | AFP

Images of the moment NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are told that SpaceX’s landmark launch to the International Space Station is postponed due to poor weather. The decision was made with around 20 minutes to go until takeoff. IMAGES

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NASA astronauts prepare for historic SpaceX launch

SpaceX is on the cusp of launching NASA astronauts into orbit, a first for a private company. Wednesday afternoon’s planned flight to the International Space Station will be the first of Americans from the U.S. in nearly a decade. (May 27)

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Japanese cargo ship arrives at ISS

An unpiloted Japanese cargo ship, HTV-9, arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) Monday to make one final delivery before its fleet is retired. (May 25)

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Astronauts in Florida for US launch

Two astronauts who plan to end NASA’s nine-year launch drought arrived at Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Wednesday. A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is set to carry Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken to the International Space Station next week. (May 21)

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The future of medicine could live in outer space

Cedars-Sinai, a non-profit hospital in Los Angeles, is teaming up with Space Tango of Lexington, Kentucky to send induced pluripotent stem cells (IPSCS) to the International Space Station. (May 15)

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