The Planetary Society's Jason Davis catches up with Elmo and astronaut Ricky Arnold to count down the launch of NASA's Orion spacecraft. Orion launched on Dec. 5, 2014 and returned safely to Earth after a four-hour, 20-minute test flight.
The Planetary Society was on site to capture a time lapse of the historic launch for Orion's four hour, 24-minute test flight on December 5, 2014.
Liquid water is not stable on Mars and someone is apparently not stable with dry ice. Dr. Bruce Betts has this week's Random Space Fact.
NASA's Orion spacecraft lifted off on a two-orbit, four-hour shakedown cruise Friday morning at 7:05 a.m. EST. These video clips were taken from the roof of the Vehicle Assembly Building at Kennedy Space Center.
How does Neptune scale up to Jupiter? Find out from Dr. Bruce Betts on this week's Random Space Fact.
Thanks to supporters like you, we were able to accomplish amazing things in 2014. Here's a look back at what we have achieved together.
Why explore Europa? This video by JPL explains what's so interesting about this ocean world near Jupiter.
If Mercury were the size of a cranberry, how big would Jupiter be? Find out from Dr. Bruce Betts on this week's Random Space Fact.
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