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Watch This Amateur Space Team Launch A Rocket Sunday Morning
The all-volunteer Copenhagen Suborbitals will launch their Sapphire rocket from the Baltic Sea on Sunday. They aim to eventually send a human into space.
NASA Puts Space Shuttle Launch Facilities Up For Sale. Make An Offer!
The space agency wants new tenants or owners for its now-obsolete shuttle equipment.
Virginia May Give Tax Breaks to Those Who Opt for Burial In Space
When it’s time to shuffle off your mortal coil and find a place to spend eternity, there are plenty of...
Video: Space Shuttle Endeavour Blasts Toward International Space Station One Last Time
NASA’s youngest space shuttle left Earth for the last time Monday, carrying a physics experiment and spare parts to the...
Final Launch of Space Shuttle Discovery Now Delayed Until Feb. 3 At The Earliest
Another day, another piece of bad news for space shuttle Discovery. The aging shuttle will launch on its last mission...
Video: Largest Rocket Lifts Largest Satellite Ever Into Space, Where It Will Spy on US Enemies
A behemoth spy satellite blasted into space Sunday night aboard the country’s biggest heavy-lift rocket, the second satellite launched by...
Now Discovery Has a Fuel Leak; Delayed Another 48 Hours At Least
Perhaps its sentimentality that’s making Discovery stall its 39th and final mission. Scheduled to launch at 3:04 p.m. today after...
Astronauts Want a Next-Gen Ride 10 Times Safer Than the Shuttle
Astronauts say the next crew launch vehicle should have disaster odds of just 1 in 1,000
Commission’s Final Report to NASA Recommends In-Space Refueling
The Augustine Commission's last report promotes in-space refueling technology to extend space missions
This Is Why the Shuttle Launch Is Delayed
It’s hard to launch a Space Shuttle when the launch pad keeps getting struck by lighting. NASA cameras caught 11...