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NASA spacecraft poised to launch for clues on Martian air

Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 14:26

NASA is preparing to launch its latest orbiter to Mars today on the hunt for clues about why the Red Planet lost much of its atmosphere.

NASA`S Mars mission rocket on pad for Monday launch

Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 10:56

The US space agency NASA Saturday rolled out to the launching pad at Cape Canaveral, Florida, the Atlas 5 rocket, which will blast off Monday for Mars carrying the MAVEN spacecraft.

NASA`s Juno spacecraft gets gravity boost from Earth flyby

Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 19:09

NASA`S Juno Mission spacecraft is going to slingshot around Earth towards Jupiter, accelerating to 25 miles per second along the way to become the fastest man-made object in history.

NASA launches communication satellite

Last Updated: Thursday, January 31, 2013, 10:44

An unmanned Atlas V rocket blasted into the starry night sky carrying the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite.

US launches mystery spacecraft X-37B

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 12, 2012, 12:32

A top-secret mini-space shuttle has blasted off from Cape Canaveral in the US.