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September 28, 2018
Pat Shaw (circled at right) stands with other photographers who documented the Apollo 11 mission along with the Apollo 11 command module aboard the USS Hornet. Photo courtesy of Pat Shaw
Watching history splash down: Duluth photographer recalls brush with moon landing
September 28, 2018 - 7:01pm
January 3, 2018
Nicholas Snell is a graduate of West Fargo Sheyenne High School and goes to North Dakota State University. Submitted photo
West Fargo's Snell working with NDSU students on NASA project
January 3, 2018 - 5:13am
October 25, 2017
A NASA Global Hawk (Courtesy NASA)
NASA Global Hawk might fly missions out of Grand Forks
October 25, 2017 - 11:02pm
July 5, 2017
Contractors are working through the summer to complete the latest addition of four research pods to the UND space studies Mars habitat research site. Project leader Pablo de León hopes to be running a mission by early fall using two of the new pods. The pod at right is the habitat's central unit, which was built in 2011 and has been since been used for experiments. Andrew Haffner / Forum News Service
Mars colony growing on North Dakota prairie
July 5, 2017 - 6:00am
June 6, 2017
NASA project manager Ron Johnson talks at a Tuesday, June 6, news conference about unmanned aerial systems research being completed by the Northern Plains Test Site in Grand Forks. Andrew Haffner / Forum News Service
Grand Forks UAS teams partner with NASA for national research campaign
June 6, 2017 - 8:57pm
April 5, 2017
STS-95 mission Commander Curtis Brown (L) and Payload Specialist John Glenn conduct a news conference on the aft flight deck of the Space Shuttle Discovery in this NASA handout image dated November 1, 1998. File photo. Courtesy NASA/Handout via REUTERS
Flags ordered to half-staff in honor of John Glenn
April 5, 2017 - 6:16pm
February 19, 2017
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket sits on the launch pad after being scrubbed due to a technical problem while due for a supply mission to the International Space Station from historic launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral, Florida, U.S., Feb. 18, 2017. REUTERS / Mike Brown
SpaceX rocket is launched from historic NASA pad in Florida
February 19, 2017 - 1:40pm
January 27, 2017
Astronauts, from the left, Gus Grissom, Ed White II and Roger Chaffee stand near Cape Kennedy's Launch Complex 34 during training for Apollo 1 in January 1967.  NASA/Handout via REUTERS
NASA unveils spaceship hatch 50 years after fatal Apollo 1 fire
January 27, 2017 - 2:32pm
January 26, 2017
NASA workers look up at the James Webb Space Telescope Mirror during it's media reveal at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center at Greenbelt, Md., Nov. 2,  2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Government scientists go 'rogue' in defiance of Trump
January 26, 2017 - 9:35am
January 16, 2017
Astronaut Gene Cernan is pictured in the Command Module during the outbound trip from the moon during the Apollo 17 mission in this December, 1972 NASA handout photo. REUTERS/NASA/Handout via Reuters/File Photo
Gene Cernan, last person to walk on the moon, dies at 82
January 16, 2017 - 3:09pm
January 14, 2017
SpaceX Falcon rocket lifts off from Space Launch Complex 4E at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, U.S., January 14, 2017. REUTERS/Gene Blevinsplay button
SpaceX launches first rocket after explosion
January 14, 2017 - 1:18pm
December 27, 2016
Mike Gaffey, professor of Space Studies poses for a portrait in his office in Grand Forks, ND on Wednesday, December 21, 2016. (Joshua Komer / Grand Forks Herald)
Earth is likely safe for now from asteroids - probably
December 27, 2016 - 8:13am
December 8, 2016
STS-95 mission Commander Curtis Brown (L) and Payload Specialist John Glenn conduct a news conference on the aft flight deck of the Space Shuttle Discovery in this NASA handout image dated November 1, 1998.  Courtesy NASA/Handout via REUTERS play button
Former astronaut, Sen. John Glenn dead at 95
December 8, 2016 - 3:44pm
November 19, 2016
U.S. weather satellite that is 'a quantum leap' poised for launch
November 19, 2016 - 2:28pm
October 21, 2016
A full-size model of the European ExoMars entry, descent and landing module, Schiaparell is seen during a press conference at the European Space Agency (ESA) Headquarters in Darmstadt, Germany October 20, 2016. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
Europe's Mars probe destroyed after plunging to surface
October 21, 2016 - 2:44pm
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