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Artist rendering of the Phoenix Mars Lander

Ten years ago, NASA’s Phoenix Mars Lander confirmed the existence of water on Mars.


The Titan II rocket for the Gemini program

Astronaut Tom Jones remembers the first rocket he ever saw, the Titan II. Read how this Gemini-era rocket inspired him to seek a career as an astronaut, and how you can see one of these rockets up close at the visitor complex.


Remembering Columbia

This year, we honor the 15th anniversary of the loss of Columbia and her crew. Remember all who lost their lives in the pursuit of discovery during NASA's Day of Remembrance. 


Historic Rocket Garden

Learn about the history of Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, celebrating 50 years of sharing the NASA story in 2017.

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NASA MAVEN Mission

The scientific minds at NASA have created some of the world's most recognizable acronyms and initialisms.

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