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Happy Birthday, Curiosity Mars Rover


Happy Birthday, Curiosity. As NASA’s Curiosity celebrates its first year on Mars, the NASA rover continues to explore the Red Planet as it travels to Mount Sharp, the ancient crater near the Martian equator and site of Curiosity’s touch down … Continue reading

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Exclusive-Apollo Capsule Signed by Buzz Aldrin Spacecraft Model


Apollo Capsule Signed by Buzz Aldrin Spacecraft Model handcrafted in 1:25 scale. This exceptional model is signed by Apollo 11 Lunar Module pilot Astronaut Buzz Aldrin, the second human to set foot on the moon on July 20, 1969.  *In … Continue reading

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NASA Boeing X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle


The X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle, or OTV, is an experimental test program to demonstrate technologies for a reliable, reusable, unmanned space test platform for the U.S. Air Force. The primary objectives of the X-37B are twofold: reusable spacecraft technologies for … Continue reading

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Crew Checks Thermal Protection System and Spacesuits


The crew of space shuttle Discovery awoke at 6:54 a.m. EST to the song “Through Heaven’s Eyes” by Brian Stokes Mitchell from the Prince of Egypt soundtrack, played for Mike Barratt at the request of his family. Discovery will spend … Continue reading

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