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This month marks the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon, when Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first men to walk on the surface of our satellite.
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NASA Television will provide live coverage of the upcoming Orbital Sciences' mission to resupply the International Space Station.
A tiny spacecraft designed to sail by the power of the sun is scheduled to launch atop a SpaceX rocket in 2016, a leading US space enthusiast said Wednesday.
The next crew to launch to the International Space Station , including NASA astronaut Barry "Butch" Wilmore, will participate in a NASA Television news conference and media interviews Wednesday, July 16, at the agency's Johnson Space Center in Houston.
The Federal Aviation Administration's "Record of Decision," issued today, allows SpaceX to apply for a license to build a launch site at Boca Chica beach, near Brownsville.
Some people had doubted that Voyager 1, launched in 1977 to explore Jupiter and Saturn, actually reached interstellar space in 2013.
"Extant" : If Sandra Bullock can rocket off into outer space, why not Halle Berry? In this suspenseful, futuristic "event" series, the Oscar winner plays an astronaut, who, after a 13-month solo mission, struggles to reconnect with her family, which includes a creepy little robot boy.
The life of American astronaut Buzz Aldrin is marked by major accomplishments. He was the second man to walk on the moon, graduated at the top of his class from West Point, and is the author of numerous books, including his latest, " Mission to Mars ," in which the rocket scientist outlines his vision for the future of space travel.
Russia has launched the ecologically clean Angara rocket from the Plesetsk military N osmodrome in Russia's north on the second try.
Processes that shaped the ridges and troughs on the surface of Jupiter's icy moon Ganymede are likely similar to tectonic processes seen on Earth, according to a team of researchers.
When Atlantis blasted off from Kennedy Space Center at 11:29 a.m. three years ago Tuesday, commander Chris Ferguson's watch began marking the time on NASA's final shuttle mission.
Three people were injured on Tuesday in an electrical accident at the New York City pier where the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is located, fire officials said.
When our pals at the Two-Way wrote last month that engineers had finally come up with a way to brew some good Italian espresso at the International Space Station, we were thoroughly intrigued.
The Saturn V rocket carrying the Apollo 11 spaceflight is launched from the Kennedy Space Center on July 16, 1969 in this handout photo courtesy of NASA.
The quest to save the ISEE-3 - a long-lost NASA probe launched in the disco era and abandoned in the dot-com boom - might just succeed.
The Suomi-NPP satellite captured this image of the super typhoon churning toward Okinawa and southern Japan on July 7, 2014, at 4:55 Universal Time .
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