Orion

12.07.14
Relive Orion's deep-space test flight in pictures and videos
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12.07.14

Relive Orion's deep-space test flight in pictures and videos

On December 5th, NASA's Orion capsule successfully lifted off from its platform at Cape Canaveral...

By M. Moon,   12.07.14
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12.05.14
NASA's Orion capsule begins its 3,600-mile journey into outer space
12.05.14

NASA's Orion capsule begins its 3,600-mile journey into outer space

NASA's Orion capsule has blasted off on the farthest journey into space anyone has ever attempted...

By M. Moon,   12.05.14
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12.03.14
NASA's mission countdown clock is getting a digital upgrade
12.03.14

NASA's mission countdown clock is getting a digital upgrade

NASA's launch clock is finally moving into the digital age. The new countdown timer sports a 1280...

By T. Seppala,   12.03.14
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11.25.14
NASA launches $5 million contest to find CubeSats for deep space missions
11.25.14

NASA launches $5 million contest to find CubeSats for deep space missions

Attention, scientists, hobbyists and anyone in between who can design a mean CubeSat, or a mini cu...

By M. Moon,   11.25.14
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10.09.14
NASA video outlines plan for Orion's first unmanned spaceflight
10.09.14

NASA video outlines plan for Orion's first unmanned spaceflight

After years of development and launch delays, NASA's Orion spacecraft is almost ready for its firs...

By S. Buckley,   10.09.14
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10.06.14
The Big Picture: NASA's Orion capsule floats inside US Navy ship
10.06.14

The Big Picture: NASA's Orion capsule floats inside US Navy ship

It might take some time before space taxis become the real deal. Yet, that doesn't take away from...

By E. Alvarez,   10.06.14
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08.27.14
NASA's massive Space Launch System rocket takes off in 2018
08.27.14

NASA's massive Space Launch System rocket takes off in 2018

Upstarts like SpaceX might get most of the attention, but let's not forget that NASA -- you know,...

By C. Velazco,   08.27.14
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05.31.14
Meet NASA's commercial space capsule contenders
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05.31.14

Meet NASA's commercial space capsule contenders

Sure, the Dragon V2 is the latest (and greatest) spacecraft from SpaceX, but it's not the only cap...

By A. Santos,   05.31.14
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12.14.13
NASA underwater testing slimmer suits for spacewalking on asteroids (video)
12.14.13

NASA underwater testing slimmer suits for spacewalking on asteroids (video)

In a tank of water in Texas, NASA's busily testing its wardrobe for a future Armageddon-esque miss...

By B. Heater,   12.14.13
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