The launch of the space shuttle Discovery on its final scheduled mission has been delayed by at least 24 hours until Tuesday because of a leak in a pressurization system, NASA said.
NASA's space shuttle Discovery will make its swan song flight Nov. 1 carrying two University of Colorado at Boulder-built biomedical payload devices, including one to help scientists better understand changes in the virulence ...
(AP) -- Space shuttle Discovery has new seals and is no longer leaking.
(AP) -- Space shuttle Discovery needs more repair work before it can take off on its last flight.
(AP) -- Space shuttle Discovery is leaking on the launch pad.
(AP) -- Space shuttle Discovery is headed to the launch pad for the last time.
(AP) -- A water main break at NASA's spaceport has launch preparations on hold for the next-to-last shuttle flight.
(PhysOrg.com) -- NASA's Robonaut 2 has no voice but is ready to tell you its story -- in 140 characters or less. The prototype robot will travel to space this fall to give NASA a deeper understanding of human-robotic interaction.
(AP) -- Bad weather delayed Discovery's homecoming Tuesday for the second day in a row, and Mission Control made one last attempt to end the 15-day space station delivery mission in Florida before ordering a detour to California.
This is the flu in microgravity. Astronauts tend to get sick -- 15 of the 29 astronauts who flew on Apollo missions in the 1960s and '70s came down with infections during flight or immediately after -- and Millie Hughes-Fulford ...