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NASA almost never came to be. Its creation is a lesson in political power.
The battle over America’s space program shows how to turn science into a winning issue.
WATCH: 24 of the most famous space launches ever
SpaceX's Falcon Heavy test is just the latest.
A man who’s participated in 41 space missions remembers the Sputnik launch
Reflections from a prodigious force in space exploration.
60 years ago, Sputnik shocked the world and started the space race
Here’s how it all began.
9 Technologies That Didn’t Exist When The Queen Was Born
Queen Elizabeth II turns 90 years old today
Russia’s War Robots Are Less Than They Appear
They exist, but they’re not fighting battles just yet
All The Big Sci-Tech Topics In President Obama’s Final State Of The Union
He focused on climate change, curing cancer, and re-igniting America's "spirit of innovation"
Remember when a Soviet spacecraft landed in Wisconsin?
In 1962, Korabl-Sputnik 1 landed smack in the middle of a main street in Wisconsin
Russia is Building its Own Military Space Plane to Match the Mysterious X-37B
In what some are calling a second iteration of the space race, it seems the Russians have found a “Sputnik...
State of the Union 2011: Win The Future! But How?
I was thrilled last night, as I’m sure many of you readers were too, to see President Obama frame his...