Sending something up into space? Having it stay up there while people live there as it orbits the Earth? Becoming an outpost far, far away from home? Just incredible. Building a habitable space station satellite will always be an amazing feat of engineering and planning and sheer human ingenuity. Here are all the…
This past weekend, the head of Roscosmos announced plans to build a new orbital space station in partnership with NASA to replace the aging International Space Station. Too bad it isn't true.
Everybody loves a gorgeous spaceship that can zoom through the cosmos — but there's something majestic and beautiful about a space station, that stays in one place or orbits one planet. Here are some of the most beautifully designed space stations in any universe.
Sure, it's a little chilly out there, but the light looks so pretty. And the Earth is so shiny at this time of night, with all the bioluminescent cities. What say we go out and get into some trouble?
The word from Houston is that NASA managers have settled on April 29th for space shuttle Endeavour's final launch.