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NASA Successfully Completes Dramatic In-Flight Test of Orion’s Abort System

NASA reached an important stepping stone to a crewed mission to the Moon yesterday, with a successful demonstration of the Orion spacecraft’s launch abort system. Read More >>

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Lockheed Built a Ridiculously Huge Sound System That Will Never Play Music

Calling all space ravers: Here’s an absurdly large sound system that will never blast galactic beats. It’s powerful enough for a huge concert at a stadium, but this towering rig will never make sound for ears. Read More >>

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The Underside of a Spacecraft is Fascinating

The European Space Agency (ESA) released this unusual shot of a spacecraft’s undercarriage. You are looking directly into the thruster nozzles an ESA service module for NASA’s Orion spacecraft! Read More >>

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NASA Has Completed Welding Together The Orion Spacecraft’s Crew Module

The launch of NASA’s Orion Spacecraft isn’t slated for another two years, but preparations are well underway for the first mission into deep space: engineers have just completed welding together the Orion crew module. Read More >>

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This Is How You Assemble a 21st Century Spacecraft

You’re looking at the critical first manufacturing step being taken to get the United States on the way to Mars. Read More >>