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August 14, 2007 - The unique X-48B Blended Wing Body subscale demonstrator banks over desert scrub at Edwards AFB during the aircraft's fifth test flight.

NASA and Boeing flight test of its blended wing body design. The test aircraft is only a percent scale model with a 21 foot wingspan. This is damn sweet! I wonder how long until passenger planes look like this.

New NASA’s Orion spacecraft is preparing for its upcoming flight test in December, and you can SUBMIT YOUR NAME TO BE FLOWN ON THE FLIGHT! Submit your name by following this link and your first and last name will be digitized and placed on a dime-sized microchip that will be stowed inside the uncrewed Orion spacecraft as it makes two orbits reaching up to about 3,600 miles above Earth before coming back and splashing down in the Pacific Ocean. You have until Oct. 31, 2014 to sign up.

New NASA’s Orion spacecraft is preparing for its upcoming flight test in December and you can watch live on NASA TV

The Golden Age of NASA: every US space mission from Mercury to the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project.

The Golden Age of NASA Infographic shared by Dec 2014 in Science Every US space mission from Mercury to Apollo-Soyuz with astronauts color-coded by selection group.

Graphic by Karl Tate/Space.com. It was 50 years ago when people first flew in space. Here’s an infographic that shows you the spacecraft humans have flown to reach that great void over the past half-century.

50 Years In Space: Was It Worth It? [INFOGRAPHIC & POLL]

It was 50 years ago when people first flew in space. Here's an infographic that shows you the spacecraft humans have flown to reach that great void over the past half-century.

Slingshot Mission Around Mars (infographic)

The Inspiration Mars mission is Space tourist Dennis Tito's daring proposal to send a man and a woman on a space flight around the planet Mars and back. See the full infographic and get an embed code.

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BA609 Tilt Rotor in flight

BA609 Tilt Rotor in flight

Orbital Aborts Test Fire of Antares Rocket

Antares Rolls Out Orbital Sciences Corporation’s Antares rocket rolls out to the launch pad at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility on the morning of Oct. Over the next several months, Orbital.

8 Things to Look for During Orion’s Flight | NASA

8 Things to Look for During Orion’s Flight

8 Things to Look for During Orion's Flight Orion is launching December 4 on its first test flight. Here are the eight things you can expect to see on Orion's first flight.

a rare peak inside NASA's gigantic and mysterious Vehicle Assembly Building

Apollo 4 Saturn 5 rocket in the VAB high bay. Still has the black upper…

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