Exploration History

Footprint on the Moon
This Month in Exploration

Visit every month to find out how aviation and space exploration have improved life for humans on Earth and in space.

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NASA Missions in History

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Featured Missions

Hubble Rendezvous Operations Underway

STS-125 mission patch

Atlantis and the STS-125 crew lifted off on a mission on May 11, to upgrade the world's most famous telescope.

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Expedition 19

International Space Station

Expedition 19 is commanded by Gennady Padalka. NASA astronaut Michael Barratt and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency astronaut Koichi Wakata serve as flight engineers.

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Artist's concept of GOES-O in orbit

The Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES)-O represents the newest generation of environmental satellites.

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