Pioneering Astronaut Scott Carpenter Dead at 88


Published on Oct 10, 2013

Astronaut Scott Carpenter, the second American to orbit the Earth and first person to explore both the heights of space and depths of the ocean died Thursday after a stroke. He was 88. (Oct. 10)


MISSION HIGHLIGHTS | SpaceX CRS-2 Mission to Space Station


Published on Aug 19, 2013

Video highlights from SpaceX’s second CRS (Commercial Resupply Services) mission to the International Space Station.


Freedom 7 | May 5, 1961


Published on Jun 6, 2013

Mercury-Redstone 3
Astronaut Alan Shepard
may 5, 1961

Expedition 36/37 Soyuz Rocket moves to Launch Pad


Published on May 26, 2013

A massive rocket tipped with a Soyuz Spacecraft is rolled from its protective hanger to the remote launch pad where soon t will blast off and take its American, Russian and Italian crew to rendezvous with the International Space Station.