NASA's Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover. (Rendering by NASA)

Watch Live: Mars Curiosity Rover Lands on the Red Planet at 1:31 AM ET Sunday Night/Monday Morning

The Mars Curiosity rover, aka Mars Science Laboratory, is set to land on Mars Monday morning at 1:31 AM ET. Watch live video here.
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Sally Ride communicates with ground controllers from the flight deck of Space Shuttle Challenger during her first mission in space, STS-7. (Photo by NASA)

Sally Ride, First American Woman in Space, Dies at Age 61

Sally Ride, the first American woman to fly in space, died in California on Monday after a 17-month battle with pancreatic cancer, her office said in a statement. She was 61. Ride was born and raised in Encino, California, and ...
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Up close with Enterprise. (Photo by Matt Molnar)

Space Shuttle Enterprise Debuts at Intrepid Museum

Space Shuttle Enterprise has debuted at New York's Intrepid Museum on Thursday after a long, somewhat tumultuous journey from Washington DC.
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NASA Super Guppy

Photos: NASA Super Guppy Delivers Space Shuttle Trainer to Seattle

The Space Shuttle Full Fuselage Trainer made its way to Seattle's Museum of Flight aboard NASA’s bizarrely beautiful Super Guppy aircraft.
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Video: NASA Engineers Face 7 Minutes of Terror During Mars Curiosity Rover Landing

On August 5, computers will orchestrate the most complex landing maneuver ever attempted on another planet using the biggest Mars rover ever built.
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