An Astronaut’s Painful View From Space

One of a series of pictures of metropolitan New York City taken by one of the Expedition Three crew members onboard the International Space Station (ISS) at various times during the day on September 11, 2001. A smoke plume rises from the Manhattan area where the World Trade Center was destroyed. The orbital […]

‘Atlantis’ Touchdown Brings Shuttle Era to a Close

Russia Poised to Take Leadership in Manned Space Travel as Final Mission of NASA’s 30-Year Program Is Completed

Arian Campo-Flores and Robert Lee Hotz The Wall Street Journal 7/21/2011

MIAMI—The space shuttle Atlantis touched down gently at Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Thursday morning, bringing the storied 30-year National Aeronautics and Space Administration […]

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