Thirty Years of NASA Space Shuttle Missions Archive
21 July 2011, 02:43 PM ET
Following the final space shuttle landing, NASA is looking toward the future.
21 July 2011, 10:59 AM ET
Astronauts reflect on the end of the space shuttle era American human spaceflight future.
21 July 2011, 08:00 AM ET
Atlantis will be prepped for retirement at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Florida.
21 July 2011, 07:56 AM ET
Atlantis' historic landing elicited a sense of pride and accomplishment, tinged with sadness, for those involved with the shuttle program.
21 July 2011, 06:54 AM ET
NASA Administrator salutes men and women who flew on the space shuttle.
21 July 2011, 05:57 AM ET
The shuttle Atlantis appeared in the predawn sky and glided to the ground for an emotional end.
21 July 2011, 05:45 AM ET
The STS-135 crew landed safely at the Kennedy Space Center at 5:56am EDT on July 21, 2011. After thirty years of service, this marks the end of the storied career of the space shuttle program.
21 July 2011, 05:28 AM ET
See photos from NASA's final space shuttle landing on July 21, 2011.
21 July 2011, 01:40 AM ET
The space shuttle program is ending, changing the day-to-day lives of many NASA employees.
21 July 2011, 12:40 AM ET
Did you know NASA space shuttle program cost $209 billion over 30 years?
20 July 2011, 09:18 PM ET
The end is nigh for NASA's space shuttle program.
20 July 2011, 05:24 PM ET
NASA can't use real space shuttles to practice landings. See how astronauts practice landing 100-ton space planes.
20 July 2011, 04:14 PM ET
Keeping with tradition, Atlantis' astronauts left their mark on the International Space Station.
20 July 2011, 04:00 PM ET
Astronauts will test how will a water-filtration system works in microgravity.
20 July 2011, 03:49 PM ET
Space Shuttle Discovery captured these amazing night into day images, including an Aurora Borealis, while docked to the International Space Station in April 2010.
20 July 2011, 02:44 PM ET
Atlantis' commander, Chris Ferguson, paid tribute today to the 42nd anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.
20 July 2011, 12:41 PM ET
The end of the space shuttle program has some Cape Canaveral area businesses worried about their future.
20 July 2011, 09:29 AM ET
The shuttle Atlantis' mission is the last one for a while that will feature songs to awaken astronauts.
20 July 2011, 08:00 AM ET
Multiple companies are vying for the right to fly astronauts to low-Earth orbit.
20 July 2011, 04:45 AM ET
The last payload released from a space shuttle went out with a poem.
19 July 2011, 09:30 PM ET
The end is nigh for NASA's space shuttle program.
19 July 2011, 02:04 PM ET
After NASA retires its space shuttles, what will happen to the agency's astronaut corps?
19 July 2011, 01:06 PM ET
Although the shuttle program has ended, the technologies that spun off in its wake continue to change lives.
19 July 2011, 11:36 AM ET
The space shuttle Atlantis undocked from the International Space Station, the final time for shuttle to do so.
19 July 2011, 03:00 AM ET
Atlantis and its four astronauts took their leave of the space laboratory early Tuesday (July 19).
18 July 2011, 10:00 PM ET
Atlantis and its four astronauts will take their leave of the space laboratory early Tuesday.
18 July 2011, 08:11 PM ET
The STS-135 crew, the final of the space shuttle era, gives an on-orbit thanks to the thousands of individuals who have made the shuttle "Go For Flight" for 30 years.
18 July 2011, 05:41 PM ET
The two space mementos serve as a constant reminder of NASA's shuttle contribution to the space station.
18 July 2011, 03:30 PM ET
See photos of NASA's historic final space shuttle mission, STS-135.
18 July 2011, 03:19 PM ET
NASA continues a long tradition of using music to wake up the crew of the space shuttle Atlantis on NASA’s last shuttle mission, STS-135.
18 July 2011, 11:11 AM ET
Glenn was the first American to orbit Earth and the oldest person ever to fly in space.
18 July 2011, 09:52 AM ET
Atlantis' four astronauts have boarded their spaceship for their return trip to Earth.
17 July 2011, 11:18 PM ET
The astronauts are in for a poignant farewell as they wrap up the last space shuttle trip to the space station.
17 July 2011, 12:21 PM ET
The astronauts talked about where they'd like to travel next in the solar system, and whether they listen to iPods on the space station.
17 July 2011, 12:17 AM ET
The astronauts will enjoy some off-duty time today on the International Space Station.
16 July 2011, 12:19 PM ET
The astronauts fixed some broken shuttle parts and pressed on with moving tons of cargo to the space station.