The US space shuttle Discovery was poised to reach the International Space Station on Saturday as part of its final mission, carrying a new module and a robot to the orbiting research lab.
Here on Earth, the process of boiling is used for tasks ranging from cooking and heating to power generation. In space exploration, boiling may also be used for power generation and other applications, but because boiling ...
The International Space Station is set to receive its first UCLA-led research project when the Space Shuttle Discovery delivers a new payload of scientific experiments and supplies to the orbiting station. The Discovery launched ...
(AP) -- Space shuttle Discovery is chasing the International Space Station after lifting off for its final mission.
NASA's final liftoff of space shuttle Discovery will be available in a unique "social viewing" environment available through Sony Computer Entertainment America's PlayStation(R)Home for PlayStation 3 computer entertainment ...
NASA completed fueling the space shuttle Discovery Thursday, several hours ahead of its final launch to the International Space Station scheduled for 4:50 pm (2150 GMT).
After 143 million miles and nearly a year all told in orbit, space shuttle Discovery is poised to blast off Thursday one last time.
(AP) -- NASA has given a unanimous "go" for Thursday's planned launch of space shuttle Discovery.
(AP) -- NASA is just two days out from sending space shuttle Discovery on its final voyage after a nearly four-month delay.
NASA will try next week to launch space shuttle Discovery on its final voyage following a four-month delay for fuel tank repairs.