Space shuttle Columbia: What happened 10 years ago
Ten years ago Friday, the space shuttle Columbia was destroyed and its seven astronauts killed during the final minutes of its flight. NASA will mark the 10th anniversary of the accident at ... as we all do now," she said. THE SHUTTLE: NASA's oldest ...
Space Travel Still Risky 10 Years After Columbia Shuttle Disaster
It's been 10 years since the Columbia space shuttle accident, and spaceflight safety has ... from the rigors of launch and re-entry than existing materials can do. [Columbia Shuttle Disaster Explained (Infographic)] "People are always researching high ...
The Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster
Thiokol's design is a scaled-up version of a Titan missile, which had been used successfully for years ... on space shuttle accident and the Rogers Commission report, February 18, June 10, and 17, 1986. Washington: US G.P.O., 1986. 1. "Challenger: A ...
2011, a space odyssey – what comes after the Shuttle program?
Tomorrow morning (AEST), weather depending, the Space Shuttle Atlantis will blast off from Kennedy Space Centre in Florida, marking the end of NASA’s 30-year ... could do worse than to look to Stanley Kubrick’s 1968 classic 2001: A Space Odyssey.
Space Shuttle Challenger disaster: Do you remember where you were 25 years ago?
HUNTSVILLE, AL -- For some Huntsville residents, it's hard to believe 25 years have passed since the space shuttle Challenger ... and what do you remember about the shuttle incident? How has the Challenger disaster affected you? Share you story in the ...