For the first time in more than a quarter-century a new space
vehicle stands ready in NASA's Kennedy Space Center Vehicle
Assembly Building. The Ares I-X rocket, its simulated crew module
and launch abort system are assembled on a mobile launch platform
at Kennedy in preparation for launch this fall.
Texas High School Students Spend A Week Immersed In Space
The High School Aerospace Scholars (HAS) program at NASA's
Johnson Space Center in Houston closes this week with a special
ceremony that will highlight this summer's group of students and
celebrate the achievements of the last 10 years.