Marc Rayman • November 03, 2010
Continuing its journey to collect treats in the main asteroid belt, Dawn is making excellent progress toward its July 2011 rendezvous with protoplanet Vesta.
Emily Lakdawalla • November 03, 2010
Travel to Kentucky for the 176th Carnival of Space -- bet you didn't know Kentucky had space industry!
Mat Kaplan • November 02, 2010
Mat Kaplan is at the Kennedy Space Center, 22 hours before shuttle Discovery is due to launch. Parts of the KSC are old and uncared for, while others are at the bleeding edge of space-flight technology.
A brief musing on the public opinion of the shuttle when it was first unveiled, and now, as it's about to be retired.
Emily Lakdawalla • November 01, 2010
Since comet Hartley 2 -- the target of Deep Impact's November 4 flyby -- is near its perihelion, it's no surprise that it's an active comet with lots of outbursts.
Mat Kaplan • November 01, 2010
Mat Kaplan relays his experiences and thoughts as he makes his way to the Kennedy Space Center to witness the launch of the shuttle Discovery.
Just a linky post here.
The week is finally here: Deep Impact flies past Hartley 2, the smallest comet yet to be visited by a spacecraft, on Thursday, November 4 at 13:50 UTC.
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LightSail 2 will launch aboard the SpaceX Falcon Heavy. Be part of this epic point in space exploration history!