Virgin Galactic completed their first successful test flight in the Mojave desert. The rocket plane blasted to the edge of space and returned safely, capping off years of difficult testing to become the first US commercial human flight to reach space since America's shuttle programme ended in 2011.
This stunning video shows in slow motion the moment NASA tested the world’s largest rocket for the first time. Designed to
Elon Musk has tweeted a picture of a SpaceX rocket crash landing in the Atlantic ocean to his 4.19 million Twitter followers
My dad, Norm Ingold, is a rocket scientist. He has nearly 50 years' practical experience. He even worked on Apollo 13 for NASA -- increasing the accuracy of the guidance systems of the Lunar Excursion Module (LEM) from 200 miles to 3 miles -- helping save the astronaut's lives.
UP Aerospace Inc used a GoPro Hero 4.
It has been over five years since the first GoPro space footage but we never get tired of those stunning, humbling views
"A good rule for rocket experimenters to follow is this: always assume it will explode." - Letter to the Editors of Astronautics
If there's one thing better than watching a rocket launch, it's watching a rocket launch in glorious 4K and thanks to Space