Documentary Spotlights Apollo-Era NASA Flight Controllers

Posted on · Flight controllers at NASA during America’s race to the moon were able to solve problems as they appeared during each mission. Many of them say we need a new commitment from Washington to give direction to America’s space program. A new documentary profiles the team that worked in NASA’s Mission Control to put humans on the moon.

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Inside Houston’s New Shuttle Exhibit

Posted on · Space Center Houston, the visitors center for NASA’s Johnson Space Center, has a new exhibit featuring a space shuttle replica – mounted on top of the Boeing 747 that used to transport space shuttles to and from Kennedy Space Center. We learn more from Paul Spana, exhibits manager at Space Center Houston. MORE: Space Center Houston’s Shuttle Exhibit Opens […]