What happens to your body when you spend a year weightless in space? In a unique project, NASA is about to find out, as they send two crew members into orbit for a year. And in a special twist, they’ll be able compare the changes that astronaut Scott Kelly experiences to the changes that his twin brother Mark experiences here on Earth!
Astronaut Clay Anderson is living proof of the power of persistence. It took him 15 tries to make it into the Astronaut Corps, and when he finally made it to space, he stuck around for five months.
In nearly 40 years as a news photographer, Red Huber has covered many major news events and has won countless awards. His space shuttle photos are breathtaking. How does he get such amazing shots? We find out.
Author Andrew Chaikin spoke to the men who walked on the moon to find out how their space trips changed them forever.
Joe Kittinger got to space first, and without a spacecraft. 49 years ago, in near secrecy, he accomplished a feat that no one has ever equaled. His courage paved the way for the success of the space program.
When Joe Kittinger parachuted from space, he not only made history, he also paved the way to save the lives of future space travelers.