Thirty Years of NASA Space Shuttle Missions Archive
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.
03 June 2011, 04:22 PM ET
As Endeavour landed on June 1, the orbiter's double sonic booms led to the arrest of two men accused of a string of burglaries.
03 June 2011, 11:56 AM ET
The United States Honor Flag, which flew over the World Trade Center site after September 11th, has been handed off to NASA in preparation for its flight aboard Atlantis on the final mission of the Space Shuttle program.
02 June 2011, 01:07 PM ET
Xenon lights help lead space shuttle Endeavour home to NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
02 June 2011, 01:07 PM ET
Detecting the sounds of damage aboard spacecraft could help avert disasters, researchers suggest.
01 June 2011, 11:08 AM ET
Endeavour will begin preparations for a life of leisure as a museum showpiece.
01 June 2011, 10:54 AM ET
Flying on the space shuttle Endeavour's final mission was a dream come true for the orbiter's crew.
01 June 2011, 08:27 AM ET
See photos from the last landing of NASA's space shuttle Endeavour.
01 June 2011, 08:03 AM ET
NASA is turning its attention to the very last flight of the agency's storied space shuttle program.