NASA's Orion crew capsule will have over 100 3D printed parts
They'll be created from material specially designed to withstand the challenges of deep space.
NASA insists its Mars rocket will still launch in 2019
Despite a risk report suggesting otherwise.
Getting NASA astronauts safely out of Orion
NASA study finds first SLS launch should be unmanned for safety
The cost of adding astronauts to a maiden voyage is prohibitive.
NASA pushes first launch of its Mars rocket to 2019
Not a surprise, but it gives SpaceX time to catch up.
New NASA budget focuses almost exclusively on space
The agency gets more money, but the future of Earth science programs is in doubt.
Moon mission will test an anti-radiation vest for astronauts
The shield could be vital to future Mars landings.
NASA wants to send humans aboard the first SLS flight
It could accelerate the timeline of sending humans back to the moon and to Mars.
NASA dominated space and social media in 2016
The space agency was a big winner despite funding woes.