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Support for "disaggregation" of military satellites is getting louder.
January 31, 2013 | By Heather Goss
When she wasn't playing tennis on the wing of a biplane in flight, Gladys Roy was dancing the Charleston.
January 29, 2013 | By Rebecca Maksel
Thanks to geologic mapping, we understood the story of the Moon well before we actually went there.
January 25, 2013 | By Paul D. Spudis
Timing is everything.
January 2013 | By J.R. Dailey
NASA buys back its own technology for inflatable space modules.
January 17, 2013 | By Tony Reichhardt
If they're introducing new technology, problems are almost guaranteed.
January 15, 2013 | By George Larson
In the 1950s, balloons carried live mice to near-space to study how the trip might affect astronauts.
January 11, 2013 | By Heather Goss
Is this the best asteroid visualization yet?
January 09, 2013 | By Tony Reichhardt
The final act of the airshow season, in time-lapse.
January 07, 2013 | By Tony Reichhardt
Congress has proposed that the name of NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center be re-named to honor Neil Armstrong. Should it?
January 06, 2013 | By Paul D. Spudis
Panic attacks in an airliner? Try a smaller airplane, with a friend as your pilot.
January 2013 | By Jeremy Davis
In 1955, some transatlantic flights still offered sleeper berths.
January 2013 | By Mariana Gosnell
The newest eyes in the sky are drawing the attention of power companies, conservation groups, and the ACLU.
January 2013 | By James R. Chiles
Inventive design or fatal flaw? On a homebuilt airplane, one person makes the call.
January 2013 | By Sarah Brown
A team of NASA alums is building a spacecraft to protect Earth - and you can help.
January 2013 | By Bruce Lieberman
University of Maryland students close in on the human-powered helicopter prize.
January 2013 | By Paul Glenshaw
The rules for naming features on the Moon are simple, but not always logical.
December 31, 2012 | By Paul D. Spudis
In 1968, in the midst of war, Apollo 8 offered a glimmer of hope and humanity.
December 23, 2012 | By Tony Reichhardt
Unlikely soldiers during World War II: More than 250,000 pigeons deployed by the British.
December 18, 2012 | By Rebecca Maksel
Handlebar, pencil, or toothbrush? A gallery of famous aviators' 'staches in honor of a fuzzy Air Force tradition.
December 2012 | By Rebecca Maksel