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A new generation of manned missions to the moon by NASA is not a certainty, but many of the parts are being put into place to make it possible.
Our third installment in our series is about Rocketdyne, the company which built and designed the mighty rocket engines for the Saturn V.
Our fourth and final installment in our series is about Grumman, the company which built the Lunar Module (LEM) which made the historic manned landing on the Moon's surface on July 20, 1969.
Our first profile in our series about the Apollo program is Boeing Integrated Defense Systems.
Our second installment in our series is about IBM and UNIVAC, the two primary computer systems integrators for the Apollo missions.
While many of the proud Americans who were involved in the Apollo project are no longer with us 45 years later, the technologies they built live on, will be further refined, and will return us to that lonely world and beyond.
According to NASA and the Jet Propulsion Lab, a solar storm has caused Voyager 1 to reach interstellar space.
Australia is joining a global initiative to help satellites avoid space junk, and each other.
Headlines that China's troubled lunar rover, named Yutu or Jade Rabbit, has breathed its last are apparently premature, after reports surface it has regained normal signal reception but still faces serious malfunction.
This is one data set that a federal agency is keen to make public.
Healthcare.gov isn't off to a great start, but Wall Street and VC partners seem more concerned about the pulse of Twitter's IPO.
No, Planetary Resource isn't kidding. It’s working on using Linux, open-source software, and commercial off-the-shelf hardware to build the first robotic asteroid miners.
The Voyager 1 spacecraft has been cruising along for more than 36 years and just earned its greatest achievement by being the first human-made object to break into interstellar space. Here's a look at its entire trip.
A successful test may help NASA significantly lower the cost and reliability of expensive rocket engine parts by building them with a 3-D printer.
The space agency is hoping technologies such as 3D printers can lower the cost of space hardware.