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“Apollo 13”

Jun 3, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Discovery News
Pacific Space Center officials made a lucky find of this collection of rare photos depicting astronaut training in Hawaii for the Apollo missions.
Jan 16, 2014 04:08 PM ET // Amy Shira Teitel
Asteroid J002E3 turned out to be the S-IVB stage of Apollo 12's Saturn V. What happen to the rest of those rocket stages? Continue reading →
Dec 3, 2013 01:22 PM ET // Miriam Kramer, SPACE.com
How does a country preserve its mark on the moon for decades to come? It may not seem like the moon is a busy space-traffic hub these days, but in the not-too-distant future, that could change.
Oct 13, 2013 01:16 PM ET // Space.com
The blockbuster movie 'Gravity' sheds light on actual space disasters in our spacefaring history.
May 16, 2013 11:47 AM ET // Amy Shira Teitel
Even though Apollo 13 never landed on the moon, the upper stage of it's Saturn V rocket did. Continue reading →
Oct 11, 2012 02:08 PM ET // Amy Shira Teitel
Like the Falcon 9 did on Sunday, the Saturn V experienced two engine malfunctions that had little to no impact on the success of the mission.
Apr 13, 2012 12:22 PM ET // Amy Shira Teitel
Celebrate this "Friday the 13th" by commemorating NASA's successful failure, Apollo 13.