25 November 2009, 09:03 AM ET
They may not have the traditional fixings for a Thanksgiving dinner, but the seven astronauts returning to Earth onboard space shuttle Atlantis are set to show their thanks with a memento-stuffed locker for those who made their mission a success.
25 November 2009, 04:58 AM ET
The space shuttle Atlantis cast off from the International Space Station early Wednesday after almost a week linked to deliver vital spare parts.
24 November 2009, 04:30 PM ET
STS-129 Mission Updates: Part 1
24 November 2009, 01:21 PM ET
The seven astronauts on shuttle Atlantis have bid farewell to the crew of the space station and are gearing up to undock on Wednesday.
24 November 2009, 05:42 AM ET
The crew of the shuttle Atlantis plans to spend today wrapping up work at the International Space Station (ISS) in preparation for departure tomorrow.
23 November 2009, 02:29 PM ET
Two NASA astronauts completed their mission's third and last spacewalk Monday, installing a new science experiment and an oxygen tank outside the International Space Station.
23 November 2009, 06:08 AM ET
Two astronauts, one a proud new dad for the second time, will venture outside the
International Space Station Monday on the third and last spacewalk of their
22 November 2009, 11:46 AM ET
Space shuttle astronauts took some well-deserved time off today in space Sunday to rest up from a busy mission to the International Space Station.
22 November 2009, 06:59 AM ET
Talk about one proud papa. Astronaut Randy Bresnik is beaming with joy at the arrival of his new baby daughter, who was born late today while he circled the Earth.
21 November 2009, 03:41 PM ET
Two astronauts raced through the second spacewalk of their docked shuttle mission at the International Space Station Saturday, getting so far ahead of schedule they took on jobs scheduled for future excursions.
21 November 2009, 05:02 AM ET
Astronaut Randy Bresnik may be expecting his wife Rebecca to
give birth, but that hasn’t shaken his focus for a planned spacewalk outside
the International Space Station today to install new video antennas and other
20 November 2009, 06:24 PM ET
NASA has joined astronaut Randy Bresnik, who is in orbit, in the waiting game for the birth his daughter.
20 November 2009, 04:41 PM ET
Astronauts on the linked shuttle Atlantis and International Space Station said Friday that they're not worried about recent false alarms that disrupted their sleep with erroneous reports of calamity.
20 November 2009, 07:32 AM ET
Shuttle astronaut Randy Bresnik is stuck in space while his wife prepares to give birth to their first daughter.
19 November 2009, 04:04 PM ET
Atlantis astronauts breezed through the first spacewalk of their mission to the space station on Thursday.
19 November 2009, 09:57 AM ET
Watch NASA's shuttle Atlantis fly an orbital back flip just before docking with the space station on Nov. 18, 2009.
19 November 2009, 07:20 AM ET
Two astronauts plan to step out of the International Space Station Thursday on the first of three spacewalks during their docked space shuttle Atlantis mission.
18 November 2009, 11:52 AM ET
The shuttle Atlantis and its crew of six arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) Wednesday to drop off some massive spare parts for the orbiting laboratory.
18 November 2009, 05:00 AM ET
The space shuttle Atlantis is closing in on the International Space Station and due to dock today.
17 November 2009, 08:00 AM ET
Astronauts aboard the shuttle Atlantis will scan their heat shield for any signs of damage on Tuesday.
16 November 2009, 05:16 PM ET
NASA hailed the flawless liftoff of space shuttle Atlantis Monday, a space shot that marked the agency’s fifth shuttle launch of the year — a flight rate not seen since 2002, before the tragic Columbia accident.
16 November 2009, 02:36 PM ET
Shuttle Atlantis soared into orbit Monday to begin an 11-day mission to the International Space Station.
16 November 2009, 12:34 AM ET
The space shuttle Atlantis is poised to soar into space Monday to ferry six astronauts and tons of spare parts to the International Space Station.
15 November 2009, 10:59 AM ET
About 100 NASA Twitter followers are expected to arrive Sunday in Cape Canaveral, Fla. for a "tweetup" to watch the planned Monday launch of the space shuttle Atlantis.
15 November 2009, 10:48 AM ET
The skies above NASA's Florida spaceport look to be clear for tomorrow's planned launch of the space shuttle Atlantis.
14 November 2009, 12:45 PM ET
Butterflies are slated to get another shot at surviving life aboard the International Space Station, when thousands of students join scientists in watching NASA's space shuttle Atlantis launch to the space station on Nov. 16
14 November 2009, 12:42 PM ET
NASA cleared the space shuttle Atlantis to launch toward the International Space Station Monday on a delivery mission.
13 November 2009, 11:40 AM ET
NASA is on track to launch the space shuttle Atlantis on Monday, but only if an unmanned rocket launches early Saturday as planned.
12 November 2009, 02:10 PM ET
The six astronauts preparing to launch on the space shuttle Atlantis Monday arrived today in Florida to prepare for liftoff.
26 October 2009, 06:28 PM ET
New NASA photographs have revealed a rare and fleeting glimpse of the Ares I-X rocket and shuttle Atlantis atop two different launch pads in Florida.
23 October 2009, 01:46 PM ET
If NASA's Ares I-X rocket test ends in failure next week, it should not endanger the nearby shuttle Atlantis, agency officials said.
20 October 2009, 09:34 AM ET
NASA's new Ares I-X rocket rolled out to its Florida launch pad early Tuesday, the first time in 30 years NASA has a new rocket on the launch pad.
19 October 2009, 05:57 PM ET
NASA has delayed the launch target for shuttle Atlantis to Nov. 16, in part to give its new Ares I-X rocket an extra chance to fly.
14 October 2009, 03:58 PM ET
Twitterati, rejoice: NASA Twitter followers are invited to view the November launch of space shuttle Atlantis in person during a NASA "tweetup."
14 October 2009, 02:29 PM ET
The space shuttle Atlantis out toward its Florida launch pad early Wednesday to prepare for a November liftoff.
05 October 2009, 01:44 PM ET
Two planned rocket launches, short shuttle launch windows, traffic congestion at the International Space Station and two meteor showers could conspire to push space shuttle Atlantis' planned November flight into the new year.