Space Shuttle Endeavour News
Astronaut Scott Kelly to Retire From NASA in April
After spending a year in space, astronaut Scott Kelly plans to retire next month, NASA announced in a press release today. Kelly, 52, joined the Astronaut Corps in 1996 and currently holds the record for the most time spent in space, NASA said. His retirement will take place April 1. Following his
NASA to Recycle Used Parts From Retired Space Shuttle
NASA engineers visited the California Science Center to remove water tanks from the Space Shuttle Endeavour for possible use on the International Space Station.
Los Angeles Kid's Guide to Having Fun
Ready to time-travel? It’s easy to go back to prehistoric times in Los Angeles at the La Brea Tar Pits, a world-famous ice age fossil excavation. Four million fossils, some 40,000 years old, have been found here. The animals wandered into sticky asphalt pools that had been softened by the sun and
Space Shuttle Endeavour's Nightmare Commute
Shuttle Endeavour tries to get through neighborhoods, causing delays and downed trees.
Space Shuttle Endeavour Inches Toward Final Home at California Science Center
In the state known for high speed chases, California now has a slow speed attraction that is gaining thousands of fans. The Space Shuttle Endeavour has traveled more than 123 million miles at speeds of more than 17,000 miles per hour. But now the shuttle...
Retired Space Shuttle Endeavor to Reach Final Resting Place
Brandi Hitt follows the famous shuttle as it reaches end of retirement tour.
Endeavour Creeps Along 12-mile Route in Los Angeles
After 25 high-stakes, rocket-propelled excursions at 175,000 mph into space, shuttle Endeavour is creeping through Los Angeles streets at 2 mph. For two days, the retired NASA shuttle is traveling 12 miles from Los Angeles International Airport to its final resting place at the city's science
Today in Pictures: Impoverished and Disabled, Leaves Turn, Space Shuttle Endeavour
A severely disabled Indian woman begs for change in an alleyway in New Delhi, Oct. 12, 2012. (Kevin Frayer/AP Photo) Click to see the rest of ABC News’ Today in Pictures
World News Instant Index 10/12/2012
From the cute and cuddly to the unconventional and awe-inspiring, here’s a look at the photos, videos and stories that have our newsroom talking today. 12:04 p.m. ET Endeavour Goes for a Drive Last night the space shuttle Endeavour began its 12-mile trip from Los Angeles...