Astronaut Steve Bowen works outside the International Space Station's Quest airlock during Monday's spacewalk. Bowen's spacewalk was unexpectedly extended by a computer malfunction.
February 28, 2011 Two astronauts from the space shuttle Discovery went on a spacewalk outside of the International Space Station today, a trip that was a few minutes longer than astronaut Steve Bowen would have liked.
Peanut or Drumstick? The core of comet Hartley 2, photographed by the Deep Impact spacecraft.
November 4, 2010 NASA got some nice pics in their inbox today from space, as the Deep Impact craft sent photos of comet Hartley 2. The viewing of the roughly 1.4-mile-long comet core occurred at 10 a.m. ET, according to the space agency.
October 29, 2010 An image of the sun taken by Buffalo, N.Y., photographer Alan Friedman has become an Internet sensation, thanks to the massive image's eye-popping amount of detail. Friedman tells Wired that his portrait is an homage to Halloween.
June 9, 2010 NASA is making a weird offer to us civilians for its final two Space Shuttle missions.
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