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08.02.12
Google takes one giant leap: now lets you Street View the Kennedy Space Center
08.02.12

Google takes one giant leap: now lets you Street View the Kennedy Space Center

Today's a stupendous day for lovers of the one and only National Aeronautics Space Administration...

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07.23.12
Sally Ride, first American woman in space, dies at 61 (updated)
07.23.12

Sally Ride, first American woman in space, dies at 61 (updated)

It's a sad day for space travel. Sally Ride, the first American woman to ever travel to space, has...

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07.19.12
Space Shuttle Enterprise ready to go on display, space travel gets its fitting tribute
07.19.12

Space Shuttle Enterprise ready to go on display, space travel gets its fitting tribute

The Enterprise has been on what we'd call a very leisurely trip around the East coast, but it's fi...

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07.18.12
Inside NASA's Launch Control Center at Kennedy Space Center
07.18.12

Inside NASA's Launch Control Center at Kennedy Space Center

At the dawn of the Space Shuttle program, NASA's Launch Control Center (LCC) was placed off limits...

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06.05.12
Visualized: Enterprise cruises around Jersey on its air, land and sea triathlon
06.05.12

Visualized: Enterprise cruises around Jersey on its air, land and sea triathlon

On our last episode of "Spot the Enterprise," the grizzled shuttle prototype was being unloaded fr...

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05.14.12
Visualized: Space Shuttle Enterprise disembarks the 747 en-route to its watery retirement home
05.14.12

Visualized: Space Shuttle Enterprise disembarks the 747 en-route to its watery retirement home

Two weeks after arriving into JFK on the back of a Boeing 747, the Enterprise has been hoisted fro...

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05.11.12
Artificial Space Shuttle Explorer readies for launch at sea, journey to Houston
05.11.12

Artificial Space Shuttle Explorer readies for launch at sea, journey to Houston

Were you asleep at mission control during Endeavor's final flight? Did you forget to look to the N...

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04.30.12
Commercial space shuttle prototypes fly through wind tunnel testing
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Commercial space shuttle prototypes fly through wind tunnel testing

A pair of companies developing their own commercial space shuttles are presumably trying to flatten...

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04.27.12
PSA: Space Shuttle Enterprise flying over NYC this morning
04.27.12

PSA: Space Shuttle Enterprise flying over NYC this morning

JFK may be a place that many, many people have gone to before, but it's safe to say that the Space...

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