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“Orion”

Jan 6, 2014 07:55 AM ET
There's a lot coming down the pike in space exploration in 2014! Trace tells us about the top three space missions he's looking forward to in the new year.
Feb 8, 2013 03:00 PM ET // Ray Villard
There is a largely unexplored alien country that is so close to Earth it would take a beam of light less than two seconds to get there. This is the farside of on moon, often misrepresented and the "dark side" ... ->
Feb 6, 2013 05:57 PM ET // Jason Major
Dive deep into Orion's star factory with the help of NASA's Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE). ->
Jul 3, 2012 01:00 AM ET // Irene Klotz
An Orion space capsule has arrived at Kennedy Space Center ahead of its planned 2014 test flight.
Jan 7, 2010 04:07 PM ET // Robert Lamb
If you love science fiction, there's a good chance you love escape pods. Just try and tell a space opera without one. But what about the real-life space escape and rescue vehicles? Let's abandon ship together, shall we?
Nov 8, 2012 08:45 PM ET // Amy Shira Teitel
NASA's new rotor reentry concept is actually a revisited Apollo system that never got off the ground.
Apr 13, 2010 10:26 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Amid growing concern for the future of NASA's human spaceflight plans, the White House has announced a possible reprieve for the Constellation's Orion capsule.