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  • Neil Armstrong service: News 13, Fox News to carry Thursday

     
    The memorial service for Neil Armstrong, the first human to walk on the moon, will be carried live Thursday on Fox News Channel and Central Florida News 13. Coverage begins at 10 a.m. ET. Jackie Brockington will anchor for News 13. On Fox News, Bret Baier...
  • Space shuttle Endeavour over Los Angeles: Reader photos

     
    Space shuttle Endeavour: It was an air show to end all air shows, a one-off spectacle that saw California crane its collective neck to the sky in wonderment....
  • Life on Mars? Dutch company to offer one-way trips to the Red Planet

     
    In 1990′s “Total Recall,” Arnold Schwarzenegger had a simple directive to himself: “Get your ass to Mars.” Now a nonprofit ......
  • Space exploration: Goodbye to Spirit, one plucky little rover

     
    To paraphrase Douglas Adams and his "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy": So long, Spirit, and thanks for all the data. JPL's Spirit rover landed on Mars in January 2004. As Times staff writer Amina Khan noted Tuesday: Along with its......
  • Life beyond the space shuttle

     
    There was a lot for the 300 or so space enthusiasts to be down about, heading into the Sentinel's Beyond the Shuttle forum this morning in Orlando. In a few weeks, the shuttle will fly the last of 135 missions dating back to 1981. The Kennedy Space...
  • NASA's shuttle program: An end of an era, or a promising new beginning?

     
    Space shuttle Atlantis' final liftoff triggers both political and emotional reactions as Americans wonder: Is this end of a bold and daring era?...
  • Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin: the tragic speech Nixon was prepared to give

     
    Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed safely on the moon 42 years ago but Nixon was ready with a touching speech written by William Safire if tragedy struck...
  • Apollo astronauts take aim at White House

     
    WASHINGTON — NASA’s decision this month to move forward with a big new rocket hasn’t stopped criticism of the White House from some corners of the space community, including Apollo luminaries Neil Armstrong and Gene Cernan who spoke...
  • NASA launches sound bite gallery for ringtones, alarms

     
    NASA recently made historic sound bites available on its website to be downloaded to your phone or computer as ringtones, alarms, and notifications....
  • Awarding gold medals to astronauts is no small step for lawmakers

     
    [From Richard Simon of the Tribune Washington Bureau] WASHINGTON — It’s probably a good thing that Congress didn't plan the moonshot. The House on Monday is expected to authorize the use of the U.S. Capitol Rotunda for a Nov. 16 ceremony to...
  • A haunting `what if?'

     
    Among the more memorable audio pieces played Sunday at the Third Coast Filmless Festival (my wife is the executive director of the sponsoring organization) was this one: Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong came within inches of tragedy when they landed......