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Iran Space Monkey

New Space Monkey Mission Called Successful

Reuters | Posted 02.14.2014 | Science

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran said on Saturday it had sent a second live monkey into space and brought it back safely, the latest demonstration of the countr...

WATCH: Edge-of-Space Teddy Endures Very Bumpy Descent

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 03.06.2013 | Science

The average teddy bear has a hard time escaping the clutches of the child who owns it. But with a little help from a helium balloon and some science-m...

PHOTOS: Are These The 10 Cutest Critters That Have Been In Space?

Melissa Cronin | Posted 03.06.2013 | Science

Astronaut Alan Shepard may have been America's first man in space when he went up in 1961, but he wasn't the nation's first simian in space. That hono...

Iran Space Monkey Called A Fake

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 02.03.2013 | Science

Iran's recent announcement about the successful launch of a small monkey into space was greeted with a healthy dose of skepticism when pictures of the...

LOOK: Iran Says It Sent This Little Guy Into Space

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 01.28.2013 | Science

After Iran's state news service said the nation had launched a monkey 72 miles into space, a photo of the animal surfaced online -- and it doesn't loo...

Iran Reportedly Launches Monkey Into Space

Reuters | Posted 03.30.2013 | Science

DUBAI, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Iran said on Monday it had launched a live monkey into space, seeking to show off missile delivery systems that are alarming...

Iran Plans Next Step In Ambitious Space Program

Posted 01.19.2013 | Science

By: Megan Gannon, News Editor Published: 01/15/2013 03:30 PM EST on SPACE.com Iranian space officials announced they will make another attempt t...