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Space shuttle Endeavour and her crew of six astronauts (Commander Mark Kelly, Pilot Gregory H. Johnson, Mission Specialists Michael Fincke, Greg Chamitoff, Andrew... Read More
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden has announced where the four shuttle orbiters will be permanently displayed at the conclusion of the Space Shuttle Program. Shuttle... Read More
NASA says their new Ares I-X rocket launched at 11:30 a.m. EDT 28 October 2009 from Kennedy Space Center in Florida for a two-minute test flight. The mission lasted... Read More
The Hubble Space Telescope was repaired and enhanced during the STS-125 mission of Space Shuttle Atlantis. Launched on May 11, 2009, the 11 day mission included some five spacewalks to make repairs and upgrades to the telescope, leaving it more capable and hopefully prepared to last another five years. This educational space video will explain astronomy for kids in a fun and engaging style with exciting computer animation and breath-taking images from the Hubble Telescope.
When the Hubble Space Telescope was launched, unknown to NASA and its JPL scientists there was a problem with a mirror inside. This video explains the mistake and how... Read More