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#Endeavour

# endeavour - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

2012: a year in striking images
# News In Pics
# News In Pics

2012: a year in striking images

Dec 26th 2012, 8:30 PM 17,365 Views 5 Comments

The year’s biggest news stories…in pics.

# endeavour - Monday 15 October, 2012

Space shuttle finally reaches California Science Center
# Endeavour
# Endeavour

Space shuttle finally reaches California Science Center

Oct 15th 2012, 8:49 AM 3,235 Views 4 Comments

Endeavour has reached its LA retirement home after taking three days instead of two for its last-ever journey.

# endeavour - Friday 12 October, 2012

Space shuttle makes its final journey... by road
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

Space shuttle makes its final journey... by road

Oct 12th 2012, 7:34 PM 7,093 Views 23 Comments

Endeavour’s two-miles-per-hour journey to the California Space Centre will mean all four shuttles have been rehoused.

# endeavour - Saturday 7 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Apr 7th 2012, 8:10 PM 6,195 Views 9 Comments

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.

What does the cockpit of a space shuttle look like?
# Final Frontier
# Final Frontier

What does the cockpit of a space shuttle look like?

Apr 7th 2012, 9:45 AM 5,801 Views 25 Comments

The space shuttle Endeavour flew its last mission in May 2011. Here’s what it looks like on the inside.

# endeavour - Thursday 6 October, 2011

Recovering Giffords to attend astronaut husband's retirement ceremony
# Giffords
# Giffords

Recovering Giffords to attend astronaut husband's retirement ceremony

Oct 6th 2011, 1:57 PM 338 Views 0 Comments

The congresswoman who was near-fatally shot in January is married to Mark Kelly, the commander of the last mission of space shuttle Endeavour in May.

# endeavour - Thursday 9 June, 2011

# endeavour - Wednesday 8 June, 2011

Gallery: NASA releases stunning images of Endeavour's final voyage
# Space Shuttle
From The Daily Edge
# Space Shuttle

Gallery: NASA releases stunning images of Endeavour's final voyage

Jun 8th 2011, 12:50 PM 512 Views 2 Comments

The photographs, taken by an astronaut on his way home to Earth, are the first ever close-ups of a shuttle at the International Space Station.

# endeavour - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

The right stuff: meet the final crew of the space shuttle Atlantis
# NASA
# NASA

The right stuff: meet the final crew of the space shuttle Atlantis

Jun 7th 2011, 2:31 PM 298 Views 0 Comments

The crew of the last flight of the American manned space programme have arrived in Florida to make final prepartions for their 8 July launch.

# endeavour - Friday 3 June, 2011

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Jun 3rd 2011, 7:16 PM 728 Views 0 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures…

# endeavour - Wednesday 1 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Jun 1st 2011, 7:45 PM 690 Views 0 Comments

In today’s Fix: Blatter’s back; Kenny says no plan yet on how much new property and water charges will cost; and a quiz inspired by WikiLeaks and the last Irish cabinet.

Endeavour makes safe landing as Atlantis prepares for final mission
# Space Shuttle
# Space Shuttle

Endeavour makes safe landing as Atlantis prepares for final mission

Jun 1st 2011, 8:09 AM 224 Views 0 Comments

Endeavour’s final mission ends safely – just as Atlantis is rolled out to a launch pad ahead of the last ever Shuttle mission.

# endeavour - Monday 30 May, 2011

Endeavour departs International Space Station for the final time
# Goodbye
# Goodbye

Endeavour departs International Space Station for the final time

May 30th 2011, 12:23 PM 651 Views 0 Comments

Endeavour is now on its way back to Earth after completing NASA’s construction efforts on the International Space Station.

# endeavour - Sunday 29 May, 2011

Endeavour crew prepares for shuttle's final flight home
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From The Daily Edge
# Endeavour

Endeavour crew prepares for shuttle's final flight home

May 29th 2011, 3:23 PM 228 Views 0 Comments

The NASA shuttle is set to undock from the International Space Station later tonight and begin the long journey back to Earth.

# endeavour - Friday 20 May, 2011

Endeavour astronauts cut spacewalk short at ISS over breathing precautions
# ISS
# ISS

Endeavour astronauts cut spacewalk short at ISS over breathing precautions

May 20th 2011, 2:58 PM 245 Views 2 Comments

Today’s spacewalk was halted early, but yesterday’s was a massive success. Endeavour astronauts installed a cosmic ray detector on the International Space Station.

# endeavour - Thursday 19 May, 2011

Good news from space: Gabrielle Giffords doing "really well" after skull surgery
# Good News
# Good News

Good news from space: Gabrielle Giffords doing "really well" after skull surgery

May 19th 2011, 8:52 PM 690 Views 1 Comment

Astronaut Mark Kelly says an operation on his wife’s skull has gone successfully – from the International Space Station.

# endeavour - Wednesday 18 May, 2011

Endeavour shuttle docks at International Space Station
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# Endeavour

Endeavour shuttle docks at International Space Station

May 18th 2011, 12:14 PM 391 Views 0 Comments

The shuttle’s six-person crew is delivering a €1.4bn particle physics detector to the ISS and will carry out four spacewalks during their mission.

# endeavour - Monday 16 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

May 16th 2011, 8:03 PM 2,863 Views 0 Comments

Our daily wrap-up of what’s been going on – including a tongue-in-cheek tour of a certain house in Abbottabad…

Watch: Endeavour shuttle launches for final space mission
# Endeavour
# Endeavour

Watch: Endeavour shuttle launches for final space mission

May 16th 2011, 2:20 PM 1,010 Views 0 Comments

After last month’s launch was delayed due to technical issues, Endeavour has finally taken off and is heading to the International Space Station.

# endeavour - Friday 6 May, 2011

Endeavour shuttle engineer jumped to his death from launch pad
# Tragic
# Tragic

Endeavour shuttle engineer jumped to his death from launch pad

May 6th 2011, 2:50 PM 1,877 Views 0 Comments

Worker at NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre had recently been laid off. Endeavor’s imminent voyage will bring the USA’s shuttle programme to an end after 30 years.

# endeavour - Tuesday 3 May, 2011

NASA: Endeavour liftoff delayed until next week at the earliest
# Space Shuttle
# Space Shuttle

NASA: Endeavour liftoff delayed until next week at the earliest

May 3rd 2011, 8:55 AM 330 Views 1 Comment

The launch of Endeavour’s final mission, originally set for last Friday, won’t take place at least until next Tuesday.

# endeavour - Sunday 1 May, 2011

NASA delays Endeavour shuttle launch - again
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# NASA Launch

NASA delays Endeavour shuttle launch - again

May 1st 2011, 6:24 PM 616 Views 0 Comments

Friday’s launch was postponed until Monday because of technical problems, but NASA now says it will not go ahead tomorrow and no new date has been set.

# endeavour - Saturday 30 April, 2011

Endeavour flight delayed until at least Monday after technical issues
# Endeavour
# Endeavour

Endeavour flight delayed until at least Monday after technical issues

Apr 30th 2011, 8:17 AM 432 Views 0 Comments

The event had been keenly anticipated given that congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, shot in the head last year, was due to see her husband Mark Kelly lead the space mission.

# endeavour - Friday 29 April, 2011

Preparations underway for space shuttle Endeavour's final flight
# Endeavour
# Endeavour

Preparations underway for space shuttle Endeavour's final flight

Apr 29th 2011, 2:28 PM 394 Views 0 Comments

The final mission by Endeavour and its crew will begin this evening at 19.47 Irish time, and among those attending will be Barack Obama.

# endeavour - Friday 22 April, 2011

"PB phone home"....Pope Benedict to give the International Space Station a call
# Out Of This World
From The Daily Edge
# Out Of This World

"PB phone home"....Pope Benedict to give the International Space Station a call

Apr 22nd 2011, 2:28 PM 666 Views 0 Comments

A satellite phone hook up with the ISS is planned for 4 May.

# endeavour - Saturday 5 February, 2011

Gabrielle Giffords' husband to head NASA space mission (Video)
# Space
# Space

Gabrielle Giffords' husband to head NASA space mission (Video)

Feb 5th 2011, 3:37 PM 898 Views 0 Comments

Astronaut Mark Kelly will return on Monday to his training for a space mission to the International Space Station.