A commercial spaceflight company is counting down to a key rocket engine test in Virginia tonight (Feb. 22) for a new private rocket designed for space station missions.
Update: This article was updated at 3:15 pm ET to add comments from researcher Natalya Gallo.
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The weightlessness of outer space can make germs even nastier, increasing the dangers astronauts face, researchers say.
Controversy erupted in 2011 when two researchers performed experiments on a highly transmissible form of bird flu virus. Now, the U.S. government has announced new policies for reviewing such potentially risky research before it gets funded.
Thousands of space fans young and old got a taste of what life in space is like Friday (Feb. 22) during NASA’s first-ever Google+ Hangout with astronauts on the International Space Station.