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The New Horizons spacecraft atop an Atlas V rocket lifts off 19 January 2006 at the Kennedy Space Center, Florida. The spacecraft is on a trailblazing probe to Pluto, at the solar system's outermost limits, following two days of delays       AFP PHOTO/Bruce Weaver (Photo credit BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images)

NASA Spacecraft Almost To Pluto: Smile For Camera!

Nine years in the making, a NASA spacecraft will begin photographing Pluto, the mysterious, unexplored, icy world once deemed a planet, on Sunday.

01/23/2015

Cuba appears at the top of this high oblique image, photographed by one of the Expedition 38 crew members aboard the International Space Station. (Source: NASA.gov)

Astronauts Close To Moving Into Space Station For Year

The International Space Station is getting some new guests soon.

01/15/2015

International Space Station (Source: nasa.gov)

NASA Evacuates Its Side Of Space Station, But Finds No Leak

Six astronauts at the International Space Station were evacuated Wednesday after an alarm rang out indicating a possible toxic leak. Officials, however, said the alarm was triggered by a false sensor reading or computer problem.

01/14/2015

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SpaceX Supply Ship Arrives At Space Station With Groceries

International Space Station’s six astronauts received much-needed groceries and gifts Monday when Dragon, a supply ship, arrived Monday.

01/12/2015

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - OCTOBER 07: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket attached to the cargo-only capsule called Dragon lifts off from the launch pad on October 7, 2012 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The rocket is bringing cargo to the International Space Station that consists of clothing, equipment and science experiments. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

2nd Launch Try For Space Station Delivery Set For Saturday

After scraping its first launch attempt on Tuesday, SpaceX will try again Saturday.

01/07/2015

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - OCTOBER 07: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket attached to the cargo-only capsule called Dragon lifts off from the launch pad on October 7, 2012 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The rocket is bringing cargo to the International Space Station that consists of clothing, equipment and science experiments. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

SpaceX Calls Off Launch To Space Station At Last Minute

With just a minute before launch, SpaceX called off its planned flight to the International Space Station because of rocket trouble.

01/06/2015

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - OCTOBER 07: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket attached to the cargo-only capsule called Dragon lifts off from the launch pad on October 7, 2012 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The rocket is bringing cargo to the International Space Station that consists of clothing, equipment and science experiments. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

SpaceX Rocket Launch & Landing The Focus Of Next Supply Run

Spacecraft launches are always a blast to watch. But what about landings?

01/05/2015

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - NOVEMBER 17: In this handout photo provided by NASA, The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket with NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft onboard is seen at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Space Launch Complex 41 on November 17, 2013 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The space agency's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN mission (MAVEN for short) is on a mission to study the upper atmosphere of Mars in hopes to discover how the planet lost most of its atmosphere and liquid water. (Photo by Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images)

Space Florida Sets Course On Reviving Cape Launch Pads

Space Florida is trying to land a couple of private companies, including one that could service human flights, by promising to upgrade two launch pads at Cape Canaveral.

12/23/2014

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NASA’s Orion Spacecraft Back In Florida After Test Flight

The Orion spacecraft is back home after traveling into space and then across the country.

12/18/2014

Cuba appears at the top of this high oblique image, photographed by one of the Expedition 38 crew members aboard the International Space Station. (Source: NASA.gov)

SpaceX Delays Space Station Delivery Until New Year

Christmas won’t be coming early for space station astronauts. In fact, they won’t be getting their presents until the New Year.

12/18/2014

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