Love the landers, but they’re getting outdated

There are a lot of people who love the landings of the world’s top space explorers.They’re so beautiful, they take us back to the stars and they’re so amazing.But there’s a growing number of people, including some of the country’s leading space researchers, who don’t think these landings are nearly […]

What it takes to land a SpaceX rocket on a runway

The SpaceX rocket landing site on the first day of the 2017 International Space Station (ISS) flight.Photographer: Ryan McEntee/Reuters Read moreThe SpaceX rocket landed safely, but its landing on a launch pad was a little more difficult than expected.The rocket’s landing gear broke off during the touchdown.NASA was onsite to […]