Amazon’s Bezos Launches His First Rocket

While he’s trying to get the approval for his fleet of drones to fly over our heads with packages of ice cream and books, Jeff Bezos announced yesterday that he sent his first rocket in […]


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Apollo 11 Astronaut Buzz Aldrin Wants You to Go to Mars

SPOILER ALERT: The trip to Mars Aldrin is advocating is one way.


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Cat Not Happy About Being Flung Into Space By Iranians

Iran is said to be planning to send a cat into space next year.


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Space Needle Plans To Send A Person To Space

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Seattle’s iconic Space Needle, organizers decided to create a multi-tiered contest to send a member of the public into space.


Space Shuttle Launch From An Airplane

By now you have probably seen footage of the Space Shuttle Discovery’s final mission. But you probably haven’t seen it like this…

02/28/2011 Trends: NASA Space Rock’s Greatest Hits

NASA‘s final shuttle flights are just months away, but they’ve launched a very special competition to see the crews off. Space Rock is NASA’s search for a few wake-up anthems for the astronauts during their […]