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SpaceX founder Elon Musk gestures during a press briefing on March 2, 2019. The event followed the successful launch of Demo-1: the first mission to launch Crew Dragon, a commercial spaceship designed for astronauts, into orbit.

Tesla is gearing up for its annual shareholder meeting amid wild stock fluctuations and mounting pressure on Elon Musk

Shareholders will be voting to trim the company's directors term lengths to 2 years, among other contentious proposals.
FILE PHOTO: Dennis Muilenburg, CEO, Boeing speaks during a roundtable discussion on defense issues with U.S. President Donald Trump at Luke Air Force Base

Boeing’s CEO should be removed as chairman of the company’s board amid its 737 Max crisis, a major shareholder advisor says

ISS recommended investors vote to require an independent director of Boeing's board — a drastic departure from its previous guidance to shareholders.

NASA had to cancel the first all-female spacewalk in history because it didn’t have spacesuits in the right size

NASA said in a statement that astronaut Anne McClain had been replaced for Friday's mission with Christina Koch by male astronaut Nick Hague.
André Kuipers

An astronaut accidentally called 911 from space

Dutch astronaut André Kuipers said he dialed the wrong number while trying to contact NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.
Russia's Soyuz MS-10 spacecraft launched two crew members on Thursday but failed in mid-flight.

Russia’s rocket failure leaves NASA astronauts with no way to get into orbit — and it could force the space station to evacuate

A Soyuz rocket carrying a NASA astronaut and a cosmonaut aborted after launching on Thursday. Russia's space agency is investigating the mishap, but if its Soyuz rocket system is not re-approved for flight by January 2019, three people on board the International Space Station may have to evacuate.
The Soyuz MS-10 spacecraft carrying the crew of astronaut Nick Hague of the U.S. and cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin of Russia blasts off to the International Space Station (ISS) from the launchpad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan October 11, 2018.

Russian, US astronauts fall to Earth in ‘ballistic descent’ after failed launch to space station

"The crew is returning to Earth in a ballistic descent mode," NASA said, adding that the descent would take place at a steeper angle than usual but that rescue crews were en route to the expected scene of the landing.
NASA astronaut Nicole Stott says after completing a tethered space walk, she gets why her mom was freaked out about her being in space.

‘Holy shite, what am I seeing out here?’: 7 astronauts reveal what it really feels like to live in space

Fewer than 540 people have ever left this planet. We asked seven astronauts what the experience of being away from Earth was like on a personal level.

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly thinks we should never have all humans on Earth at the same time ever again

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly lived on the International Space Station during his one-year mission. Before the ISS comes to an end, he hopes for a replacement.
NASA astronaut Scott Kelly's year in space changed him.

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly shared what it was REALLY like to live in space for a year

Astronaut Scott Kelly shared some of the strangest, most interesting details about floating around the International Space Station for a year.

A Russian spacecraft full of food and water has crashed and burned in the middle of nowhere

"Unfortunately I have some not-so-great news for you guys."