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December 5, 2021, 5:22 PM

Countdown to Michael Strahan's liftoff

Astronaut Chris Hadfield, who was commander of the International Space Station, lets us know what Michael Strahan can expect in space.
December 5, 2021, 5:22 PM
Countdown to Michael Strahan's liftoff
December 3, 2021, 2:24 PM

Michael Strahan receives ‘GMA’ space care package ahead of space journey

The “GMA” co-anchor will become a Blue Origin astronaut next week when he travels to space on Blue Origin’s third spaceflight.
December 3, 2021, 2:24 PM
Michael Strahan receives ‘GMA’ space care package ahead of space journey
December 3, 2021, 2:08 PM

William Shatner wishes Michael Strahan luck ahead of his journey to space

The ‘Star Trek’ actor, who traveled to space in October on Blue Origin’s second human spaceflight, sends a special message to Strahan.
December 3, 2021, 2:08 PM
William Shatner wishes Michael Strahan luck ahead of his journey to space
December 3, 2021, 1:24 PM

What it will be like when Michael Strahan journeys to space

Ahead of Michael’s visit to space with Blue Origin on Dec. 9, experts break down what's in store on the big day.
December 3, 2021, 1:24 PM
What it will be like when Michael Strahan journeys to space
December 2, 2021, 3:50 PM

How space exploration has helped us learn about our solar system

Ahead of Michael Strahan’s liftoff to space, we’re looking at how space exploration has led to inventions on Earth.
December 2, 2021, 3:50 PM
How space exploration has helped us learn about our solar system
December 2, 2021, 12:44 PM

Michael Strahan answers kids' questions about his upcoming trip to space

The "GMA" co-host will be part of Blue Origin's third space flight later this month.
December 2, 2021, 12:44 PM
Michael Strahan answers kids' questions about his upcoming trip to space
December 2, 2021, 3:05 AM

Astronauts share advice for Michael Strahan as he prepares for upcoming space flight

"GMA" co-anchor Michael Strahan will blast off into space on December 9 on Blue Origin’s New Shepard rocket.
December 2, 2021, 3:05 AM
Astronauts share advice for Michael Strahan as he prepares for upcoming space flight
December 1, 2021, 4:04 PM

Michael Strahan's Blue Origin countdown to space launch

A look at what's in store for the "GMA" co-anchor and his fellow crew members on the upcoming Blue Origin flight to the edge of space.
December 1, 2021, 4:04 PM
Michael Strahan's Blue Origin countdown to space launch
December 1, 2021, 1:48 PM

What Michael Strahan can expect at Blue Origin training ahead of space launch

An inside look at the regimen for Michael Strahan and his fellow astronauts ahead of their training in Texas before the Blue Origin space launch.
December 1, 2021, 1:48 PM
How Michael Strahan, fellow astronauts will train ahead of Blue Origin space launch
December 1, 2021, 12:30 AM

Space junk forces spacewalk delay, too risky for astronauts

NASA has called off a spacewalk because of menacing space junk.
December 1, 2021, 12:30 AM
Space junk forces spacewalk delay, too risky for astronauts
November 24, 2021, 3:53 PM

By the Numbers: Michael Strahan going to space

"Good Morning America" co-host Michael Strahan is among those headed out of this world in latest Blue Origin crew.
November 24, 2021, 3:53 PM
By the Numbers: Michael Strahan going to space
November 24, 2021, 2:30 PM

NASA launches spacecraft to test asteroid defense concept

NASA has launched a spacecraft to test defending the earth from an asteroid.
November 24, 2021, 2:30 PM
NASA launches spacecraft to test asteroid defense concept
November 24, 2021, 1:24 PM

'GMA' co-anchor Michael Strahan to fly to space on Blue Origin's next space flight

“Good Morning America” co-anchor Michael Strahan will fly to space on Blue Origin's next space flight.
November 24, 2021, 1:24 PM
'GMA' co-anchor Michael Strahan to fly to space on Blue Origin's next space flight
November 24, 2021, 2:16 AM

ABC News' Michael Strahan set for space next month

"Good Morning America" co-host Michael Strahan has agreed to board the next Blue Origin space flight. The trip is scheduled to launch from West Texas on Dec. 9.
November 24, 2021, 2:16 AM
ABC News' Michael Strahan set for space next month
November 23, 2021, 10:54 PM

How Michael Strahan will prepare for upcoming spaceflight

ABC News' Transportation Correspondent Gio Benitez previews what Michael Strahan can expect at Blue Origin's training facility ahead of his spaceflight in December.
November 23, 2021, 10:54 PM
How Michael Strahan will prepare for upcoming spaceflight
November 23, 2021, 10:25 PM

'GMA' co-anchor Michael Strahan will fly to space on Blue Origin's next space flight

"Good Morning America" co-anchor Michael Strahan will fly to space as a crew member on Blue Origin’s New Shepard rocket on Dec. 9.
November 23, 2021, 10:25 PM
'GMA' co-anchor Michael Strahan will fly to space on Blue Origin's next space flight
November 19, 2021, 11:44 AM

How to watch the longest partial lunar eclipse since 1440

The longest partial lunar eclipse since 1440 will take place on Friday. NASA says the moon will slip into the Earth's shadow for over three hours.
November 19, 2021, 11:44 AM
The longest partial lunar eclipse will take place Friday -- here's how you can see it
November 19, 2021, 9:39 AM

Longest lunar eclipse in nearly 600 years happens Friday

NASA predicts the eclipse Friday -- the second and final one of the year -- will last over 3 hours and 28 minutes, which would make it the longest partial lunar eclipse in 580 years.
November 19, 2021, 9:39 AM
Longest lunar eclipse in nearly 600 years happens Friday
November 16, 2021, 8:25 PM

Russia rejects accusations of endangering ISS astronauts

A weapons test created more than 1,500 pieces of space junk.
November 16, 2021, 8:25 PM
Russia rejects accusations of endangering ISS astronauts
November 16, 2021, 9:31 AM

Debris forces space station astronauts to take shelter

Astronauts at the International Space Station took cover Monday after debris passed dangerously close and threatened their safety. Officials say the debris came from a destroyed Russian satellite.
November 16, 2021, 9:31 AM
Debris forces space station astronauts to take shelter
November 16, 2021, 12:20 AM

Russian test blamed for space junk threatening space station

U.S. officials say a Russian weapons test created the space junk now threatening the seven astronauts aboard the International Space Station
November 16, 2021, 12:20 AM
November 13, 2021, 12:15 PM

Blue Origin crew member killed in plane crash

Just last month, Glen de Vries flew to space with actor William Shatner on a Blue Origin rocket.
November 13, 2021, 12:15 PM
Blue Origin crew member killed in plane crash
1 month ago

Astronaut becomes China’s first woman to walk in space

Astronaut becomes China’s first woman to walk in space while she was working on the Chinese space station Tianhe.
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Astronaut becomes China’s first woman to walk in space
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Do long trips to outer space cause brain damage?

New research has linked spending a long time in outer space with possible brain damage.
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Do long trips to outer space cause brain damage?
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Search for life on other worlds tops astronomy to-do list

A U.S. survey of astronomers puts the search for extraterrestrial life at the top of their to-do list for the next 10 years
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Jupiter's monster storm not just wide but surprisingly deep

Jupiter's Great Red Spot, a storm so big it could swallow Earth, extends surprisingly deep beneath the planet's cloud tops
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William Shatner and crew detail trip to space

ABC News’ Gio Benitez interviewed William Shatner and his three crewmates after returning to Earth after a 10-minute trip to space.
1 month ago
William Shatner and crew detail trip to space
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William Shatner makes history with spaceflight

William Shatner, 90, makes history as the oldest person to travel into space in Wednesday's successful Blue Origin flight out of Van Horn, Texas.
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William Shatner makes history with spaceflight
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History made with Blue Origin Space Launch

"Star Trek" star William Shatner and three other civilian crewmembers were launched into space and returned to Earth after a 10-minute trip.
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History made with Blue Origin Space Launch
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Actor William Shatner, 90, becomes oldest person to venture into space

William Shatner was overcome with emotion upon his return to earth after his 11-minute flight to the edge of the final frontier.
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90-year-old actor William Shatner becomes oldest person to venture into space
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ABC News Live: Historic Blue Origin space launch

Plus, the Brooklyn Nets bench star Kyrie Irving after his refusal to get vaccinated and new details surrounding the Gabby Petito case.
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ABC News Live: Historic Blue Origin space launch
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Blue Origin crew returns from edge of space

William Shatner, the oldest person launched into space, talks about his 11-minute mission aboard the Blue Origin New Shepard.
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Blue Origin crew returns from edge of space
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Blue Origin crew launches to edge of space

William Shatner, the oldest person launched into space, and three crewmates completed an 11-minute mission aboard the Blue Origin New Shepard.
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Blue Origin crew launches to edge of space
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To go where no (older) man has gone before: William Shatner blasts off

ABC News’ Matt Gutman reports on the Blue Origin launch, where "Star Trek" star William Shatner will make history as the oldest man to fly into space aboard Jeff Bezos’ rocket.
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To go where no (older) man has gone before: William Shatner blasts off
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Actor William Shatner prepares for space trip

Shatner, 90, who is best known for his role in “Star Trek,” will become the oldest person to ever fly in space. He’ll join three other passengers for Blue Origin’s second launch on Tuesday.
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Actor William Shatner prepares for space trip
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Blue Origin preparing to send another crew into space Wednesday

William Shatner will be one of four crew members on board the New Shepard rocket launched by Jeff Bezos' space company, Blue Origin.
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Blue Origin preparing to send another crew into space Wednesday
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Scientists simulate living on Mars

A team of scientists are living in a space habitat to simulate what it would be like to live on Mars for around a month.
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Scientists simulate living on Mars
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William Shatner said he was ‘overwhelmed’ by trip to space

The 90-year-old actor became the oldest person to ever go to space after a successful 10-minute trip with three crewmates on Blue Origin’s New Shepard.
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William Shatner said he was ‘overwhelmed’ by trip to space
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William Shatner makes history as oldest man in space

The 90-year-old, best known for his role in “Star Trek,” traveled aboard Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin space flight on Wednesday.
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William Shatner makes history as oldest man in space
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Footage shows William Shatner and fellow Blue Origin crew in space

“No description can equal this,” Shatner, the oldest person to travel to space, said in footage capturing his and fellow Blue Origin crew members’ reactions on their historic trip.
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Footage shows William Shatner and fellow Blue Origin crew in space
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Asteroid bigger than the great pyramid of Giza to zoom by Earth Friday

The asteroid is one of many so-called near-Earth objects passing in the coming weeks.
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Asteroid bigger than the great pyramid of Giza to zoom by Earth Friday
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William Shatner to blast off with Blue Origin for historic space travel

The 90-year-old actor speaks to “GMA” with the four-person crew ahead of the launch, which has been delayed by a day due to the weather forecast.
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William Shatner to blast off with Blue Origin for historic space travel
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William Shatner set to become oldest person in space

The 90-year-old “Star Trek” actor will travel on Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin New Shepard for an 11-minute flight.
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William Shatner set to become oldest person in space
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ABC News Live: William Shatner and Blue Origin are headed to space on Wednesday

Plus, the U.S. is celebrating Indigenous Peoples’ Day and Selma Blair opens up about her battle with multiple sclerosis.
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ABC News Live: William Shatner and Blue Origin are headed to space on Wednesday
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Iconic Star Trek actor set to boldly go where few have gone before

William Shatner, 90, will become the oldest person to go into space Wednesday.
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Iconic Star Trek actor set to boldly go where few have gone before
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Former astronaut on breaking barriers for women in space

ABC News’ Linsey Davis speaks with former NASA astronaut Eileen Collins, author of the new book “Through the Glass Ceiling to the Stars.”
2 months ago
Former astronaut on breaking barriers for women in space
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Russian filmmakers land after shoot aboard space station

A Soyuz space capsule carrying a cosmonaut and two Russian filmmakers has landed after a 3 1/2-hour trip from the International Space Station
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NASA's asteroid hunter Lucy soars into sky with diamonds

A NASA spacecraft named Lucy has rocketed into the sky with diamonds on a 12-year quest to explore a record-setting eight asteroids
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New crew docks at China's first permanent space station

Chinese astronauts have begun their six-month mission on China’s first permanent space station, after successfully docking aboard their spacecraft
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With latest mission, China renews space cooperation vow

Shortly ahead of sending a new three-person crew to its space station, China has renewed its commitment to international cooperation in the peaceful use of space
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With latest mission, China renews space cooperation vow