Curiosity Self-Portrait at 'Mojave' on Mount Sharp. This self-portrait of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover shows the vehicle at the "Mojave" site, where its drill collected the mission's second taste of Mount Sharp. As you can see from the Curiosity Rover 360 degree selfie, the robot is about the size of a car and is exploring select parts of the Red Planet,...
The WGS 8 Satellite Launch from Cocoa Beach, Florida. On December 7, 2016 United Launch Alliance (ULA) successfully launched the new WGS 8 satellite into space. Using a Delta IV rocket , ULA  launched the eighth installment of the Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS) satellite for the United States Air Force. The Delta IV rocket lifted off from Space Launch Complex-37 at 6:53...
Martian 360 Degree Panoramic By The Curiosity Rover. The Curiosity Rover, operated by the NASA, sends back loads of data from the red planet. This time it sent a bunch of images that the space agency was able to stitch together into a 360-degree panoramic image. To make the image a full sphere we had to add more to the sky. Check out...
SpaceX makes historical night time Falcon 9 rocket launch and landing at Cape Canaveral, Florida. On December 21, 2015 at 8:29 PM EST SpaceX launched the 229-foot Falcon 9 rocket carrying eleven Orbcomm Satellites into space. Roughly ten minutes after the launch at Complex 40, SpaceX landed the first stage booster at Landing Zone 1 or better known as Space Launch...
ALMA Milky Way 360 Panoramic 360 degree photo at the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) with the Milky Way galaxy high above in the night sky. Click to go full screen. The photo was captured on the 6th of June 2016. What is ALMA? High on the Chajnantor plateau in the Chilean Andes, the European Southern Observatory (ESO), together with its international partners,...
United Launch Alliance Launches A Delta IV Carrying AFSPC-6 Mission. Launching from SLC-37 at Cape Canaveral, the Delta IV rocket carried the AFSPC-6 mission into orbit. The Delta IV rocket stands at an impressive 206 feet tall and will provide about 702,000 pounds of thrust at lift-off. At the time of lift-off the Delta IV rocket will weigh 14,876 pounds,...
OSIRIS-REx Mission Successfully Launches Towards Bennu. On  September 8th 2016 NASA and United Launch Alliance successfully launched the Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security, Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) Asteroid Sampling Return Mission aboard an Atlas V rocket at 7:05 pm EST. The Atlas V launched the OSIRIS-REx mission spacecraft into a hyperbolic trajectory away from Earth where it will begin a seven...
Gene Cernan, Last Man To Walk On The Moon. Many people know who the first man on the moon was, but even less know whom the last man on the moon was, Gene Cernan. Gene flew on both Apollo 10 and Apollo 17 missions and was part of other space programs such as Gemini 9A. During those missions to space the...
Orion Space Capsule Arrival At Kennedy Space Center. NASA invited media out to Kennedy Space Center in Florida for an opportunity to photograph and view the Orion Space Capsule arriving at the Florida Space Port. The Orion Capsule is scheduled to arrive at Kennedy Space Center on February 1, 2016 on board NASA'S Super Guppy aircraft. The Super Guppy is...
NASA's Orion Spacecraft Transferred To Clean Room In The Operations and Checkout Building. NASA's Orion Spacecraft Transferred To Clean Room. On September 8th, 2016 NASA invited U.S. media representatives out to the Kennedy Space Center for another opportunity to photograph the Orion Space Capsule and to interview Scott Wilson, NASA manager of production operations for the Orion Program inside the Neil Armstrong...

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