Glenn was credited with reviving US pride after the Soviet Union's early domination of manned space exploration.
Science & Technology
by Konstantinos Antonopoulos
- Cagri Ozdemir
United States11 Apr 2016 05:30 GMT
Spaceship carrying lettuce seeds, lab mice and an inflatable pop-up room arrives at International Space Station.
Science & Technology06 Nov 2015 02:11 GMT
Mars may once have supported life but is now cold and dry, and scientists reveal sun likely robbed Mars of atmosphere.
Al Jazeera Correspondent21 Oct 2015 16:21 GMT
Astronaut Charlie Duke expresses his frustrations about the moon hoax conspiracy theory.
Al Jazeera Correspondent16 Oct 2015 15:15 GMT
Watch an exclusive performance by Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield - 'Space Lullaby'.
Science & Technology16 Oct 2015 01:56 GMT
Strange dimming pattern viewed by NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope suggests mass of alien objects, says US researcher.
Al Jazeera Correspondent15 Oct 2015 16:17 GMT
Al Jazeera's Caroline Radnofsky explores the legacy of her grandfather, the man behind the iconic Apollo 11 space suits.
Science & Technology28 Sep 2015 16:54 GMT
Scientists suggest liquid water is forming on contemporary Mars, search for signs of life will follow.
Space24 Jul 2015 21:04 GMT
Space agency's Kepler mission finds planet outside solar system that may have volcanoes, oceans and sunshine like Earth.
Science & Technology15 Jul 2015 02:31 GMT
New Horizons confirms it has passed dwarf planet, capturing pictures after a near decade-long journey.
Science & Technology14 Jul 2015 20:05 GMT
New Horizons will pass by dwarf planet first time ever capturing pictures following a near decade-long journey.
Science & Technology11 Jul 2015 20:06 GMT
New Horizons spacecraft poised to become the first probe to visit distant Pluto, capping 50-year reconnaissance mission.
Science & Technology09 Jun 2015 08:52 GMT
High-tech parachute designed to slow down descent on future manned missions to Mars tears away from saucer-shaped craft.
TechKnow31 May 2015 14:01 GMT
An in-depth look at NASA's Operation IceBridge in Greenland, which tracks rapidly melting glaciers.
Science & Technology30 Apr 2015 16:39 GMT
Collision of Messenger spacecraft with the planet brings an end to one of the space agency's most productive missions.
Weather16 Jan 2015 17:07 GMT
US climate scientists say past year was warmest since records were kept, showing that global warming continues unabated.
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