Google street view is now available for NASA Kennedy Space Center

We promise today isn't going to be all about space, but this was just too cool to pass up. NASA recently unveiled Google Street view for the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, in recognition of the launch center's 50th anniversary. Comprising 6,000 panoramic views of the KSC facilities, this location is Google's… » 8/06/12 11:40am 8/06/12 11:40am

Breathtaking new photos of Space Shuttle Discovery preparing for its…

For the last several days, Space Shuttle Discovery has been preparing for one final flight. Tomorrow, weather permitting, Discovery will make the trip from Florida's Kennedy Space Center to the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA from atop a repurposed Boeing 747… » 4/16/12 2:00pm 4/16/12 2:00pm

Here's your chance to take one last look inside space shuttle Atlantis

Last Friday, after 27 years of service, NASA powered down space shuttle Discovery for the very last time. This week, space shuttle Atlantis — which five months ago today touched down at Kennedy Space Center, marking the end of the US Space Shuttle Program — will share the same fate. » 12/21/11 12:16pm 12/21/11 12:16pm