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If You Are Into Space Stuff, Then You Should Check Out This 35-Inch Lego Ideas SLS Rocket
If You Are Into Space Stuff, Then You Should Check Out This 35-Inch Lego Ideas SLS Rocket

29 Jan 2023, 15:49 UTC · By: Angela Balaciu / Lego Ideas users will never stop to amaze us with their builds, and that includes even a model inspired by the most powerful rocket, the Space Launch System

 
Artemis I Makes Rocket Science Look Easy, Sets Course for Return to Earth
Artemis I Makes Rocket Science Look Easy, Sets Course for Return to Earth

5 Dec 2022, 20:28 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / All that's left now is the cruising stage back to Low Earth Orbit (LEO), followed by a de-orbit maneuver to get Orion back down to the Pacific Ocean safely

 
The First Human to Walk on the Moon in 53 Years Could Be Canadian, Here's How
The First Human to Walk on the Moon in 53 Years Could Be Canadian, Here's How

18 Nov 2022, 23:37 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Under the plans for the Artemis II mission due to launch sometime in the Spring of 2024, Canadian national is set to fly around the Moon with three Americans.

 
NASA Orders Three More Lockheed Martin Orion Spacecraft, Artemis I Still Marooned on Earth
NASA Orders Three More Lockheed Martin Orion Spacecraft, Artemis I Still Marooned on Earth

21 Oct 2022, 19:01 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Under the umbrella program called the Orion Production and Operations Contract (OPOC), each Orion capsule's hardware will be fine-tuned wherever possible

 
Artemis I Just Fine After Superstorm Ian, Launch Window Set for mid November
Artemis I Just Fine After Superstorm Ian, Launch Window Set for mid November

3 Oct 2022, 19:50 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Meanwhile, the SLS team will be spending its time in the VAB attending to issues that plagued the rocket in its first two launch attempts

 
Artemis I's SLS Rocket Safe In VAB From Florida's Worst Superstorm, Here's What's Next
Artemis I's SLS Rocket Safe In VAB From Florida's Worst Superstorm, Here's What's Next

29 Sep 2022, 20:38 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / At least from NASA's point of view, there's a sense that bringing Artemis I's 321-foot SLS rocket back to its gargantuan assembly building was a regroup.]

 
Russia's Orel Spacecraft Aims to Challenge NASA's Orion to the Moon, They'll Need Luck
Russia's Orel Spacecraft Aims to Challenge NASA's Orion to the Moon, They'll Need Luck

16 Sep 2022, 22:16 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / In the case of Russia, there are more than a few reasons that should be self-evident if you keep up with the news on why they struggle

 
NASA Repairs Leaky Fuel Seals on Artemis I's SLS Rocket, Next Launch Try Sep 23rd
NASA Repairs Leaky Fuel Seals on Artemis I's SLS Rocket, Next Launch Try Sep 23rd

12 Sep 2022, 10:35 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / The next step in the Artemis I mission, now delayed over a week and counting, will consist of a complex tanking ground test that will stress the new fuel seals

 
NASA Tells All on Scrubbed Launch of Artemis I, Rescheduled for September 3rd
NASA Tells All on Scrubbed Launch of Artemis I, Rescheduled for September 3rd

30 Aug 2022, 23:30 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Just now, NASA's Office of Communications released a live press conference answering a slew of questions as to why Artemis I's launch was scrubbed.

 
T-Minus 12 Hours: The Vibe at KSC The Day Before Artemis I's Launch Is Unreal
T-Minus 12 Hours: The Vibe at KSC The Day Before Artemis I's Launch Is Unreal

29 Aug 2022, 00:46 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Only a handful of Americans still alive today remember what it was like the last time this country had a robust and well-celebrated manned space program.

 
Mother Nature Doesn't Want Artemis I Launching Monday, NASA Will Try Regardless
Mother Nature Doesn't Want Artemis I Launching Monday, NASA Will Try Regardless

28 Aug 2022, 15:32 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Perhaps the most memorable incident of tropical weather-related mishaps during pivotal rocket launches came during the launch of Apollo 12.

 
Interview: Apollo vs Orion, The Key Differences Explained by Lockheed Martin Personnel
Interview: Apollo vs Orion, The Key Differences Explained by Lockheed Martin Personnel

28 Aug 2022, 01:28 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Say hello to Jacquline Acuna, Electrical Test Engineer for Lockheed Martin's Orion Spacecraft, and Gary Napier, spokesperson for Lockheed Martin.

 
NASA’s Orion Takes Fungi to the Moon and Back, in Breakthrough Research Project
NASA’s Orion Takes Fungi to the Moon and Back, in Breakthrough Research Project

2 Jun 2021, 07:43 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / NASA and the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory are cooperating on a scientific project that could take knowledge about sustained life in space to the next level.

 
Watch NASA’s Orion Spacecraft Ace Its Launch Abort Test
Watch NASA’s Orion Spacecraft Ace Its Launch Abort Test

2 Jul 2019, 13:28 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA’s Orion Spacecraft passes launch abort test with flying colors, sending the spacecraft on direct course to its first true mission next year