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5 Results for Tag NASA Now and Next

Buzz Aldrin saves the day with a felt tip pen

Hear how Buzz Aldrin used a felt tip pen to assist with the ascent off the lunar surface during Apollo 11.


NASA Awards Artemis Contract for Lunar Gateway Power, Propulsion

NASA’s Orion Ascent Abort-2 test signifies an exciting milestone in its plans to return to the Moon. Read more about NASA’s next steps. 

Categories: NASA News

The fun learning doesn't stop! Many exhibits and attractions are available during the government shutdown, include the Space Shuttle Atlantis exhibit and Dine with an Astronaut.

Throughout the government shutdown, you can still plan on a full day experience at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex! Here are six unique activities you can enjoy to make your trip unforgettable.


NASA Now 2017

NASA Now houses spacecraft representing programs integral to the future of American spaceflight such as NASA's Commercial Crew and deep space exploration with NASA's Space Launch System. Some of these spacecraft are actually space-flown!


CST 100 Starliner pressure vessel

See Boeing's new crew capsule, CST-100 Starliner’s pressure vessel on display in the West Gallery of the IMAX® Theater at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.

Categories: NASA News, Astronauts