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  • Astronauts removed an old space station pump Saturday, sailing through the first of a series of urgent repair spacewalks to revive a crippled cooling line.
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  • A Russian booster rocket carrying three satellites crashed at a Russia-leased cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Tuesday shortly after the launch.
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  • NASA says it wants to launch another mega-rover to Mars modeled after the wildly popular Curiosity.
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  • Space shuttle Endeavour
  • At its prime, the space shuttle Endeavour circled the globe at 17,500 mph, faster than a speeding bullet.
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  • Space shuttle Endeavour
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News at noon
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  • Space shuttle Endeavour sits atop NASAs Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, or SCA, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, at Ellington Field in Houston.
  • Space shuttle Endeavour embarked on its new life as a museum piece Wednesday, leaving behind its NASA home.
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  • Space shuttle Endeavour sits atop NASAs Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, or SCA, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, at Ellington Field in Houston.
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  • The space shuttle Enterprise is making the final leg of its journey to its new Manhattan home.
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  • The history-making Dragon spacecraft is back on Earth.
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  • Space station astronauts floated into the Dragon on Saturday, a day after its heralded arrival as the world's first commercial supply ship.
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  • The privately bankrolled Dragon capsule arrived at the International Space Station for a historic docking Friday, captured by astronauts wielding a giant robot arm.
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  • A first-of-its-kind commercial supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station following a successful liftoff early Tuesday, opening a new era of dollar-driven spaceflight.
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  • Space Shuttle Enterprise arrives in NYC
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  • Space Shuttle Enterprise arrives in NYC
  • An unusual flying object zoomed through New York City's airspace. It was the space shuttle Enterprise, riding on top of a modified jumbo jet.
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  • Space Shuttle Enterprise arrives in NYC
  • The Space Shuttle Enterprise, on the back of a modified jumbo jet, flew over parts of New York City.
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  • Any new arrival to New York City wants to visit the sights - and the space shuttle Enterprise is no different.
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  • Finding a parking space in Manhattan is tough enough.
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  • NASA turned over space shuttle Discovery on Thursday to the Smithsonian Institution, the first in its orbiter fleet to be transferred to a U.S. museum.
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  • After three decades of space service, NASA's oldest and most traveled shuttle, Discovery, began its new life as a museum relic Tuesday with one final takeoff.
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  • After three decades of space service, NASAs oldest and most traveled shuttle, Discovery, began its new life as a museum relic Tuesday with one final takeoff.
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  • After three decades of space service, NASAs oldest and most traveled shuttle, Discovery, began its new life as a museum relic Tuesday with one final takeoff.
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  • The nearly two-mile-long runway at Spaceport America in southern New Mexico will have to be extended to accommodate Virgin Galactic's sleek rocket-powered spacecraft, spaceport officials confirmed Thursday.
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  • A private California company will attempt the first-ever commercial cargo run to the International Space Station in February.
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  • NASA has transferred ownership of the retired space shuttle Endeavour to a California museum.
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  • NASA's latest moonshot has been delayed again, this time until Saturday because of rocket concerns.
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  • A spaceship that could carry the next wave of astronauts to an asteroid or beyond is being prepared for a new round of tests at a Lockheed Martin facility near Denver.
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  • Cows aren't jumping over the moon in this year's Ohio State Fair butter sculptures, but the refrigerated exhibit does have a space travel theme.
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  • Atlantis and four astronauts returned from the International Space Station in triumph Thursday.
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  • NASA's orbiting astronauts detached a huge storage bin full of trash from the International Space Station on Monday and loaded it aboard Atlantis for the last shuttle ride back to Earth.
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  • Click play to watch Matt O'Donnell's interview
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  • Space shuttle Atlantis Commander Chris Ferguson spoke to us from Atlantis-ISS, appearing in the Action News Big Board with members of his shuttle crew.
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  • After getting a little free time Thursday, the last space shuttle crew was woken up to deal with a second computer failure on Atlantis.
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  • Astronauts make last spacewalk of NASA shuttle era
  • The last spacewalk of NASA's space shuttle era got under way nearly 250 miles above Earth.
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  • Drexel University officials have always expressed pride about being the alma mater of shuttle commander, Chris Ferguson, but it was the students who celebrated that pride on Friday as Commander Ferguson's final mission took flight.
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  • When space shuttle Atlantis lifts off for its final mission on Friday, a local man will be at the helm.
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  • space shuttle Endeavour lands
  • Space shuttle Endeavour and its six astronauts returned to Earth early Wednesday, closing out the next-to-last mission in NASA's 30-year program with a safe middle-of-the-night landing.
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  • Endeavour's astronauts are taking care of some last-minute space station chores before packing up to come home.
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  • NASA says the gash in space shuttle Endeavour's belly poses no safety concern.
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  • Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband, NASA astronaut Mark Kelly
  • Her husband says Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords is "doing really well" after yesterday's surgery to repair her skull.
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  • Wounded U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords helped start the first full work day in space for her husband and the crew of the space shuttle Endeavour with the song: "Beautiful Day" by U2.
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  • Endeavour blasted off on NASA's next-to-last shuttle flight, thundering through clouds into orbit Monday morning as the mission commander's wounded wife, Gabrielle Giffords, watched along with an exhilarated crowd well into the thousands.
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  • NASA's space shuttles are dragging their tails toward retirement.
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  • Just a few hours from liftoff, NASA has called off the launch of the space shuttle Endeavour.
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  • Atlantis
  • NASA is giving its retiring space shuttles to museums in Cape Canaveral, Los Angeles and suburban Washington.
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  • Shuttle Discovery lands
  • Discovery ended its career as the world's most flown spaceship Wednesday, returning from orbit for the last time and taking off in a new direction as a museum piece.
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  • Space Shuttle Discovery
  • Space shuttle Discovery is chasing the International Space Station after lifting off for its final mission.
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  • Space Shuttle Discovery
  • Discovery, the world's most traveled spaceship, thundered into orbit for the final time Thursday.
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  • Astronaut Mark Kelly talked to Diane Sawyer about wife Gabrielle Giffords gunshot-wound recovery.
  • The astronaut husband of wounded Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has made his choice. He's headed to space in April.
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