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NASA’s ‘New Horizon’ Spacecraft Reaches Pluto
After nine and a half years, and three billion miles traveled, NASA's "New Horizon" mission reached Pluto on June 14. The spacecraft, packed with the latest scientific observation equipment, arrived at the dwarf planet, and started sending back the clearest images ever taken of the l…
NASA Says 2011 Was Insanely Warm on Planet Earth
Some people may think climate change is just a myth, but there’s no arguing with this: NASA scientists say the earth’s surface temperature in 2011 was the ninth warmest since 1880. What’s more, nine of the 10 warmest years in modern recorded history ha…
NASA’s New Test Ship Orion in Action [Video]
Okay. I'm really getting excited about NASA's new space ship, Orion. NASA News Chief Rob Wyman noticed my blog about it and sent a link to a YouTube video that shows the wheels are definitely in motion.
This is NASA's video of the first drop test of the 22,000 pound test vehicle...
Perfect Final Liftoff for Endeavour [Video]
NASA’s space shuttle lifted off this morning, for the 25th and final ascent into space. The launch almost didn't happen but technicians quickly repaired damage to its heat shield.
A Mission Control team member at Kennedy Space Center in Florida told the crew, “This is a bot…