The International Space Station (ISS) has been orbiting Earth for almost two decades, and just like that old Buick in your garage, it’s getting more expensive to keep the thing running. So, NASA might cut its losses in a few years to pump more cash into other space exploration initiatives.
The space exploratory focus is slowly shifting back to the moon, and now Jeff Bezos' space firm Blue Origin is making a pitch to be a key player in the process. Put simply: Blue Origin wants to help colonize the moon.
SpaceX successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket on their tenth resupply mission to the International Space Station. The first stage booster also made a dramatic landing, this time on solid ground as it punched right through a low cloud deck.