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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)

Space Station Hits Thrusters To Avoid Space Junk

The engine of the International Space Station was fired up Wednesday morning to move it out of the way of some passing space junk.

11/12/2014

In this handout photo provided by NASA,  The Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft onboard, is seen being raised into vertical position on launch Pad-0A, Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. The Antares will launch with the Cygnus spacecraft filled with over 5,000 pounds of supplies for the International Space Station, including science experiments, experiment hardware, spare parts, and crew provisions. The Orbital-3 mission is Orbital Sciences' third contracted cargo delivery flight to the space station for NASA. (Source: Joel Kowsky/NASA via Getty Images)

Commercial Supply Rocket Explodes At Liftoff

An explosion rocked NASA’s Cape Canaveral launch site on Tuesday.

10/28/2014

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)

Astronauts Heave Experiment Overboard At ISS

Astronauts at the International Space Station got rid of an old seismic experiment on Wednesday during their third space walk in three weeks.

10/22/2014

International Space Station (Source: nasa.gov)

Second Spacewalk In 2 Weeks At Int’l Space Station

For the second week in a row, astronauts are spacewalking at the International Space Station.

10/15/2014

Photo by NASA/Liaison

The People Who Took Us To The Moon

This year marks the 45th anniversary of the 1969 landing on the moon and the realization of President Kennedy’s dream.

10/13/2014

Spacewalk on International Space Station  (Source: NASA.gov)

U.S. Resumes Spacewalks On International Space Station

For the first time in more than a year, two astronauts performed a routine maintenance spacewalk on the International Space Station.

10/07/2014

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - SEPTEMBER 21:  The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying a Dragon supply ship lifts off from the launch pad on a resupply mission to the International Space Station, on September 21, 2014 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The private spaceflight rocket is delivering a cargo capsule to the International Space Station.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Dragon Arrives At International Space Station With 3-D Printer

The International Space Station received another SpaceX shipment Tuesday containing the first 3D printer eThe International Space Station has received an important supply shipment from a SpaceX cargo ship, this one containing the first 3D printer ever launched into orbit.

09/23/2014

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NASA: Maven Enters Martian Orbit

It has been almost a year since NASA’s Maven spacecraft was sent into space for a celestial rendezvous with Mars.
Sunday evening the craft entered the red planet’s orbit for an unprecedented study of its atmosphere.

09/22/2014

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)

NASA Back At Mars

The Maven spacecraft arrived at the red planet late Sunday night after a 442 million-mile journey that began nearly a year ago.

09/21/2014

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - SEPTEMBER 21:  A contrail is seen behind the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying a Dragon supply ship as it flies into space after lifting off from the launch pad on a resupply mission to the International Space Station  September 21, 2014 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The private spaceflight rocket is delivering a cargo capsule to the International Space Station.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

SpaceX Launches 3-D Printer, Other Station Gear

A SpaceX cargo ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Sunday, carrying the first 3-D printer for astronauts in orbit.

09/21/2014

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