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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

The New Horizons spacecraft engines start just prior to lift off from launch pad 41 at the Kennedy Space Center, Florida, 19 January 2006. The spacecraft is on a trailblazing probe to Pluto, at the solar system's outermost limits, following two days of delays. (Photo credit: BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images)

2 Astronauts Will Expand Envelope With 1-Year Spaceflight

Two men assigned to a one-year spaceflight say their upcoming mission will allow the world to explore the galaxy, or at least take the first big step.

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

NASA's Curiosity Rover takes a 'selfie' on Mars.  (Source: NASA)

Curiosity Rover Detects Spikes Of Methane At Mars

Spikes of methane gas on Mars detected by the Curiosity rover has piqued the interest of NASA.

12/16/2014

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - DECEMBER 05:  The United Launch Alliance Delta 4 rocket carrying NASA's first Orion deep space exploration craft takes off from its launchpad on December 5, 2014 in Cape Canaveral, Florida.  The heavy-lift rocket will boost the unmanned Orion capsule to an altitude of 3,600 miles, and returning for a splashdown west of Baja California after a four and half hour flight.  .  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

NASA Launches New Orion Spacecraft And New Era

Set to take flight Thursday, NASA’s new Orion spacecraft streaked into orbit Friday on a high-stakes test flight.

12/05/2014

NASA Prepares For Orion Test Launch

Wind Gusts Delays Launch Of Orion Spacecraft

A windy Thursday morning has delayed NASA’S premier launch of its new Orion spacecraft until Friday.

12/04/2014

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NASA Riding A High With Imminent Spacecraft Launch

NASA is a riding a high right now that hasn’t been felt since the space shuttle days.

12/03/2014

The NASA logo on a protective box for a camera near the space shuttle Endeavour April 28, 2011 at Kennedy Space Center in Florida as preparations are under way for an April 29 launch of Endeavour, which will be its last flight. (STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

NASA Gets New Countdown Clock Just In Time

NASA has some new gadgets including a state-of-the-art space capsule on the launch pad and a countdown clock.

12/02/2014

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)

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

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