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NASA launches robotic explorer to moon
US space agency sends unmanned robotic explorer to study lunar atmosphere and dust as part of its new $280m mission.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2013 03:53 GMT
Private firm SpaceX makes historic launch
After failed first attempt, California-based firm sends reusable Dragon capsule to resupply International Space Station.
Last updated: 22 May 2012 09:45 GMT
Space shuttle's high-flying exit
World's most travelled spaceship makes final voyage to Washington aboard jumbo jet.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2012 09:20 GMT
US space shuttle's final mission
Without an icon like the winged orbiter, question arises whether Americans will continue their support for NASA.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2011 08:02 GMT
Space shuttle makes final touchdown
Discovery lands at Cape Canaveral, capping off a 27-year flying career which saw it spend a full 365 days in orbit.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2011 18:53 GMT
US shuttle blasts off on final trip
Atlantis heads for space station as Nasa begins to wind down shuttle missions.
Last updated: 14 May 2010 23:28 GMT
Shuttle returns after Hubble trip
Shuttle lands after extended 13-day mission to rejuvenate Hubble space telescope.
Last updated: 24 May 2009 20:14 GMT
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