| Jul 17, 2011
| 9:15 PM
Los astronautas del último viaje de un transbordador espacial de la NASA pasaron el domingo empacando su gigantesca maleta para el regreso a la Tierra.
Los 10 viajeros colocaron las últimas cosas dentro de Raffaello, el depósito de carga de fabricación...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 2:05 PM
Rabbi Anthony Fratello
Other job experience: former assistant regional director, Union for Reform Judaism.
Other community posts: Member, ethics committee at JFK hospital, Atlantis, Fla.; president, Palm Beach County Board of Rabbis; board member,...
| Apr 12, 2011
| 2:39 PM
CAPE CANAVERAL — When space shuttle Atlantis returns from its final mission in July, it will come home to stay at Kennedy Space Center.
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden announced Tuesday that the Visitors Center here will get to keep and display...
| Apr 12, 2011
| 4:47 PM
While it didn't get one of NASA's four space shuttles, Adler Planetarium will be getting a shuttle flight simulator that has already seeded plans for a possible space exploration pavilion on the museum's lakefront site.
NASA on Tuesday announced that...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 11:41 AM
Kennedy Space Center, Florida (KTLA) -- The space shuttle Endeavour, slated to retire at the California Science Center in Los Angeles, completed its 25th and final mission early Wednesday.
The spacecraft touched down at 2:34 a.m. ET at the end of a...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 7:18 AM
If skies are clear and all goes well Tuesday evening, observers throughout Maryland and much of the Mid-Atlantic region should be able to watch a big rocket launch from Virginia's Wallops Island.
The Air Force will attempt to launch a battlefield imaging...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 3:25 PM
Weather postponed Tuesday's launch of the ORS-1 satellite attached to the Minotaur 1 rocket, according to NASA officials, leaving spectators in the Mid-Atlantic to wait for another day.
The ORS-1 launch was scheduled between 8:28 p.m. and 11:28 p.m.,...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 8:47 AM
KENNEDY SPACE CENTER (CNN) -- The space shuttle Atlantis lifted off Friday morning, marking the beginning of its final journey into space and the last blast-off of NASA's 30-year shuttle program.
The very last launch for a space shuttle occurred at 11:26...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 7:58 PM
When the space shuttle Atlantis lifts off Friday, Jerry Fetter of Whitehall Township will be more than a casual observer.
Fetter, who teaches biology and astronomy at Council Rock High School in Bucks County, received a special invitation to come to...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 4:09 AM
The Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center is inviting the public to a watch party for the final launch of NASA's shuttle program.
Space shuttle Atlantis is scheduled to blast off from Cape Canaveral at 10:26 a.m. Central time on Friday, and the...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 7:17 AM
It’s hard to beat Ralph Roe in experience in NASA’s space shuttle program.
Every step of his 28-year career has involved the iconic spaceship, including a stint as launch director, the person who decides if conditions are right for shuttle to...