Thirty Years of NASA Space Shuttle Missions Archive
05 July 2011, 12:57 PM ET
Here's a look at the agency's three most flown space shuttles: Discovery, Endeavour and Atlantis.
05 July 2011, 11:28 AM ET
There's a 60 percent chance bad weather will thwart Friday's launch of the shuttle Atlantis.
05 July 2011, 09:37 AM ET
NASA has spent more than $209 billion on the space shuttle program since 1972.
04 July 2011, 08:00 AM ET
The last crew ever to fly on a shuttle will spend their Fourth of July preparing for a July 8 launch.
03 July 2011, 02:16 PM ET
Space shuttle science has run the gamut from biology experiments to materials science studies.
03 July 2011, 07:51 AM ET
Here are some of the most patriotic missions by NASA's space shuttle program, just in time for the Fourth of July.
02 July 2011, 11:08 AM ET
The four astronauts flying the final shuttle mission of NASA's space shuttle program are raring to go.
01 July 2011, 04:13 PM ET
Space shuttle science has run the gamut from biology experiments to materials science studies.
01 July 2011, 11:17 AM ET
See photos of NASA's preparations for the last space shuttle mission, STS-135 aboard Atlantis.
30 June 2011, 07:27 PM ET
New rockets, spaceships, landers, and more will be needed for deep space missions.
28 June 2011, 05:24 PM ET
NASA's reusable spaceship has had countless photogenic moments over the years.
28 June 2011, 03:09 PM ET
This cool space wallpaper reveals the space shuttle Discovery is more complex, cramped, and altogether more awesome from the inside than imagined.
28 June 2011, 03:04 PM ET
The space shuttle Discovery is more complex, cramped, and altogether more awesome from the inside than I ever imagined.
28 June 2011, 11:06 AM ET
Atlantis and its STS-135 crew will deliver the Multi-Purpose Logistics Module "Raffaello" to the space station to serve as a moving van for supplies, finished experiments, waste and shuttle related equipment. Also, DEXTRE gets a workout and more.
28 June 2011, 11:00 AM ET
Top NASA officials will set an official shuttle launch date and time after today's Flight Readiness Review.
28 June 2011, 08:00 AM ET
A brief synopsis of the space shuttle program's long and storied history.
27 June 2011, 04:40 PM ET
After 30 years and 135 missions, NASA's storied space shuttle program comes to a close in 2011.
27 June 2011, 04:05 PM ET
After 30 years and 135 missions, NASA's storied space shuttle program comes to a close in 2011.
27 June 2011, 03:58 PM ET
After 30 years and 135 missions, NASA's storied space shuttle program comes to a close in 2011.
27 June 2011, 01:14 PM ET
A new exhibit at New York's Amsterdam Whitney Gallery features pieces that celebrate the country's space program.
27 June 2011, 01:05 PM ET
After 30 years and 135 missions, NASA's storied space shuttle program comes to a close in 2011.
23 June 2011, 01:11 PM ET
The four final space shuttle Astronauts practiced boarding shuttle Atlantis and counting down toward liftoff in a dress rehearsal today.
22 June 2011, 12:23 PM ET
Only two weeks remain until NASA launches its final space shuttle mission.
20 June 2011, 05:52 PM ET
The Atlantis astronauts will spend the week rehearsing launch day for a July 8 liftoff.
17 June 2011, 10:14 AM ET
NASA rolled out its final space shuttle mission's cargo pod to the launch pad Thursday.
16 June 2011, 03:17 PM ET
The Lockheed space division layoffs will take effect by the end of the year.
15 June 2011, 10:51 AM ET
NASA is performing a tanking test today to make sure Atlantis' external fuel tank is safe enough to launch on July 8.
14 June 2011, 11:53 AM ET
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich says 'NASA is in the way' of space exploration.
14 June 2011, 06:00 AM ET
A look at the major milestones leading up to the final launch of NASA's space shuttle program.
13 June 2011, 07:13 PM ET
The Robotic Refueling Mission is a novel experiment that will fly on Atlantis' upcoming STS-135 mission.
13 June 2011, 02:58 PM ET
Europe's space agency hopes to launch a reusable robot space plane into orbit by 2020.
10 June 2011, 01:50 PM ET
The iPhones will be loaded with an app to perform experiments in space
07 June 2011, 07:14 PM ET
See the first-ever photos of a NASA shuttle and the International Space Station linked together as seen from another spacecraft.
07 June 2011, 05:59 PM ET
See the first-ever photos of a NASA shuttle (Endeavour) and ISS as seen from a nearby Soyuz.
07 June 2011, 05:35 PM ET
NASA's last space shuttle to fly will carry some special "nose art" on its fuel tank during its July 8 launch.
06 June 2011, 03:11 PM ET
Case your vote for the most memorable photo of the human spaceflight era.