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NASA astronauts begin urgent spacewalking repairs
Astronauts ventured out Saturday on the first of a series of urgent repair spacewalks to revive a crippled cooling line at the International Space Station.
Fri Dec 20, 2013
NASA Wallops Flight Facility launch postponed
The launch of the Antares rocket from NASA Wallops Flight Facility scheduled for 9:19 p.m. EST on Thursday has been postponed.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Criminal Report Daily
ISS Repair Plan Forces Commercial Launch Delay
An Orbital Science Corporation Antares rocket is raised into position at launch Pad-0A at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in advance of its planned Dec. 17, 2013 launch in Wallops Island, Virginia.
Nasa rolls out rocket for ISS cargo launch
The news of Nelson Mandela's death may have captivated the public discourse, but social media reveals that interest has declined quickly.
How to See Spectacular Prime Time Night Launch of Antares Commercial Rocket to ISS on Dec. 19
Antares Launch - Maximum Elevation Map The Antares nighttime launch will be visible to millions of spectators across a wide area of the Eastern US -weather permitting.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Post and Courier
NASA debates repairs or restocking International Space Station
The astronauts aboard the International Space Station turned off unnecessary equipment and put off science work as NASA scrambled to figure out what's wrong with one of two identical cooling loops that shut down last week.
Private Rocket Launch Visible from US East Coast on Dec. 19: Visibility Maps
This map shows the maximum elevation that Antares will reach depending on the standpoint of viewers along the East Coast.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Astronaut May Get Christmas Wish for Spacewalk
Space station astronaut Rick Mastracchio may get his Christmas wish for a spacewalk or two because of a broken cooling system.
NASA troubleshooting delays resupply missionNASA troubleshooting...
The next launch of supplies to the International Space Station has been delayed at least one day, to Thursday, while NASA investigates a glitch that has shut down half the station's coolant system.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Astronaut may get Christmas wish for spacewalk
Mastracchio, an experienced spacewalker, said he's more than ready to go out and make repairs, if deemed necessary by Mission Control.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Rocket launch to space station visible in Philly, along East Coast
Weather permitting, the rocket will be able to be seen in Philadelphia beginning around 9:43 p.m., where it will reach a maximum of height of about 10 degrees above the city's horizon.
NASA suspects bad valve for space station trouble
This Wednesday Sept. 5, 2012 image provided by NASA and made with a fisheye lens shows NASA astronaut Sunita Williams, bottom, during the mission's third session of extravehicular activity.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
IceBridge wraps up successful Antarctic campaign
This is the edge of the Ross Ice Shelf seen from the NASA P-3 on the return flight from McMurdo Station on Nov. 28, 2013.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Hampton Roads Daily Press
Feedback for Wednesday, Dec. 11
The Antares rocket is set to launch Dec. 18 from Wallops Island to boost a Cygnus cargo craft to the International Space Station - the first official resupply mission from Virginia's Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
More local students' work headed to space
The International Space Station flying above us up in space has long been known for its accessibility for scientists for experiments.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Sometimes the 'Makers' Act Like 'Takers'
When Mitt Romney made his infamous comments about the "47 percent" who "are dependent upon government" - who "believe the government has a responsibility to care for them" - he wasn't talking about the business community.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
NASA's HS3 hurricane mission called it a wrap for 2013
NASA's Global Hawk unmanned aircraft project celebrated a flight milestone on Sept.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
South Jersey Skies: Students in space
The most recent student space venture took place Tuesday, Nov. 19. Students from the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Alexandria, Va.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The Daily Times
County votes down development wastewater request
Accomack County officials in a 5-3-1 vote turned down a developer's request for a rezoning that would have allowed for wastewater treatment for a new town proposed for the northern part of the county.