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How Quickly Did the Crew of Apollo 13 Know They Had Lost the Moon?
Forty-six hours and 43 minutes into the flight of Apollo 13, Capcom Joe Kerwin had a mission update for commander...
How the Saturn V Broke into Pieces Launching to the Moon
When the Sun rose on the morning of November 9, 1967, Cape Canaveral was quietly buzzing with activity. Along with...
SpaceX Sticks the Landing
Stage one on droneship, stage two in orbit
SpaceX Loads Inflatable Habitat For Launch To The Space Station
Astronauts will periodically enter the habitat designed by Bigelow Aerospace
Meet The First Civilian To Successfully Launch A Rocket Into Space
Ky Michaelson is basically Max Valier reincarnated
Watch The Splashdown Test Of Boeing’s Astronaut Capsule
A watery success
Lasers Could Send A Wafer-Thin Spaceship To A Star
Directed energy may be the key to rapid interstellar travel
This is what Downtime Looked Like Going to the Moon
It turns out that even astronauts can be vandals. Apollo 11 command module pilot Michael Collins left some graffiti on...
How the Apollo lunar modules were smashed for science
Each Apollo lunar module cost about $149,000,000. So why were they unceremoniously smashed into the Moon?
An Apollo Lunar Landing Told Through Vintage Art
These vintage NASA drawings show phases of a lunar mission that we've never seen in photographs.