Space ProgramsNASA, Soviet and Russian space programs and the International Space Station
November 2008 | By GEORGE C. LARSON, MEMBER, NAA
The next lunar explorers will soon report to Houston. Are some already there?
November 2008 | By Michael Cassutt
A veteran space scientist discusses the challenges of the 21st Century.
November 2008 | By Elizabeth Howell
Three more people will soon move into the International Space Station—and they’ll be drinking, um….
October 30, 2008 | By Michael Klesius
A U.S. scientist reports from the scene of India's first lunar launch.
October 21, 2008 | By Paul D. Spudis
At the start of a new partnership, U.S. and Russian space travelers learn that every long journey begins with a single step.
October 2008 | By Tom Harpole
A small band of rogue rocketeers takes on the NASA establishment.
September 29, 2008 | By Michael Klesius
Chinese astronauts are preparing for their first spacewalk. What's in store for them?
September 18, 2008 | By Leroy Chiao
If STS-400 launches, be prepared for one of the most dramatic spaceflights ever.
September 02, 2008 | By Paul Hoversten
Forty years later, we’re about to see what the moonwalkers left behind.
September 2008 | By Tony Reichhardt
Megalifters prove you’re never too fat to fly.
September 2008 | By Kara Platoni
A new probe to a Martian moon may win back respect for Russia’s unmanned space program.
September 2008 | By Anatoly Zak
Student engineers answer NASA’s call to design the airplane of 2058.
August 06, 2008 | By Michael Klesius
A small band of believers urges NASA to take its next step—onto an asteroid.
July 2008 | By Michael Klesius
A Japanese camera spies a moonscape last explored by astronauts a generation ago.
June 16, 2008 | By Tony Reichhardt
This little known Apollo artifact caused astronauts to rest a little easier.
June 13, 2008 | By Bob Craddock
Japan's bid to launch an origami aircraft from the space station.
May 2008 | By Ichiko Fuyuno
Earth dwellers view the sun from 93 million miles away. What will NASA’s next solar probe see from up close?
May 2008 | By Bruce Dorminey
The International Space Station says hello to its newest addition, made in Japan.
May 2008 | By Dan Barry
Fifty years after launch, Vanguard 1 remains in orbit.
May 2008 | By Rebecca Maksel