Coming this summer, The Space Between Us is an interplanetary adventure that details the first attempt to colonize Mars. After the space shuttle has taken off however, the team finds out that one of its astronauts is pregnant. Unfortunately, the woman dies, but the child is born, thus accounting for the first human ever born […]
India's space agency releases video of reusable space shuttle test, saying technology worked as planned.
Re-usable spacecraft sound like a good idea -- if they actually saved any costs and refurbishing them was economical. There are only a few examples of re-usable space vehicles so far, and NASA retired its space shuttle program in 2011, narrowing the field a bit. Show More Summary
NEW DELHI (AP) — India has successfully tested its first small space shuttle as part of its efforts to make low-cost reusable spacecraft. The Indian Space Research Organization said the shuttle lifted off on a rocket from a launch pad in southern India on Monday and completed a successful 13-minute test flight. Space expert Pallava […]
The Reusable Launch Vehicle, which resembles a mini space shuttle, splashed down in the Bay of Bengal on Monday after a successful first launch
India has successfully tested its first small space shuttle as part of its efforts to make low-cost reusable spacecraft. The Indian Space Research Organization says a rocket carrying the mini-shuttle lifted off from a launch pad in southern India on Monday and completed a successful 13-minute test flight. Space expert...
You cannot unsee the enormous space shuttle fuel tank slowly parading through Los Angeles.
The pinnacle of the space race was the shuttle battle: America's flew repeatedly, and Russia's...didn't. India is the latest country to enter the space shuttle contest, as its Reusable Launch Vehicle blasted off into space early this...Show More Summary
The launch of the small shuttle was a major milestone for the country.
(Photo: ISRO) The international space race got a little hotter Monday, after India said they'd successfully launched a tiny space shuttle 43 miles into the air, taking another step forward in its efforts to deploy a reusable spacecraft. The...Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES INVADED BY GIANT YELLOW SPACE BANANA: For months, Los Angeles has been gearing up for the transport of a huge space shuttle fuel tank, aka the giant yellow space banana, from Marina del Rey to Exposition Park, where it will join the space shuttle Endeavour at the California Science Center. (The Endeavour made […]
Early this morning, India launched its very first reusable space shuttle. These remarkable photos illustrate just how majestic the teensy shuttle looked as it took off. Read more...
India successfully launches an experimental spacecraft it hopes will form the basis of its own re-usable space shuttle.
India successfully launched its first mini space shuttle on Monday as New Delhi’s famously frugal space agency joined the global race to make rockets as reusable as airplanes. The shuttle was reportedly developed on a budget of just one billion rupees ($14 million), a fraction of the billions...
The Indian Space Research Organisation's shuttle will shoot up into the atmosphere before crashing back down into the sea. It is not expected to land in one piece.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated scientists from the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) on the launch of the country's first domestically produced space shuttle, according to a statement issued by the prime minister's office on Monday.
RLV-TD is a scale model, almost 6 times smaller than the planned final version shuttle.
India is joining the reusable space race. Its space agency has today launched a 22-foot space shuttle, that will be used test the country’s plans for creating a spacecraft that can be used multiple times. Read more...
Huge fuel tank ET-94 from the Space Shuttle program completed an unusual odyssey in Los Angeles