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Space Shuttle Endeavour

A Weekend of Music, Movies, and Plenty of Art

Edward Goldman | Posted 07.13.2014 | Arts
Edward Goldman

If you've ever stood in front the famous 2,000-year-old Rosetta Stone at The British Museum and fantasized what it would be like to not only read it...

The Space Age, Race and a Quiet Revolution

Dr. Mae Jemison | Posted 04.30.2014 | Black Voices
Dr. Mae Jemison

Alongside me the day in 1992 when we launched, in the historical background, were others -- the African-American engineers, rocket scientists, physicists, administrators, technicians and life scientists who helped build the space program.

Ann Brenoff

7 Things You Can Learn From Being In The Same Room As The Dalai Lama | Ann Brenoff | Posted 02.27.2014 | Religion

A friend described hearing the Dalai Lama speak in a convention hall as "being in the presence of God." Another friend, who years ago also was in the ...

Scientists Report Evidence Of Elusive Dark Matter

AP | JOHN HEILPRIN and SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 04.04.2013 | Science

GENEVA -- It is one of the cosmos' most mysterious unsolved cases: dark matter. It is supposedly what holds the universe together. We can't see it, bu...

Have Scientists Found Evidence Of Dark Matter?

Posted 04.03.2013 | Science

By: Tia Ghose, Staff Writer Published: 04/03/2013 11:05 AM EDT on A massive particle detector mounted on the International Sp...

10 Things You May Have Missed At The Endeavour Exhibit

DiscoverLA | Posted 03.28.2013 | Los Angeles

This story comes courtesy of Discover Los Angeles. NASA's Space Shuttle program, officially called the Space Transportation System (STS), was the ...

Bill Clinton Transforms LA

Tom Teicholz | Posted 04.10.2013 | Arts
Tom Teicholz

President Bill Clinton, Inventor Dean Kamen, White House Chief Technology officer Ken Park and Astronaut Leland Melvin were among the big name speakers at this year's by-invitation-only TRANS4M conference, held at the California Science Center in Los Angeles this past Thursday.

2012 As Only Instagram Can Tell It

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 12.26.2012 | Technology

Instagram had a big year. After all, eight short months ago the little photo-sharing app was purchased by Facebook for hefty $1 billion. But what d...

Endeavour's Zero-Gravity Toilet On Display

AP | Posted 10.29.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- The final home of space shuttle Endeavour is opening its doors to the public. Astronauts and schoolkids will be on hand Tuesday at the...

Anna Almendrala

WATCH: Gorgeous Time-Lapse Of Endeavour's Final Trek | Anna Almendrala | Posted 10.18.2012 | Los Angeles

When it comes to Endeavour time-lapse videos, the best was definitely saved for last. "Mission 26" is the result of a collaboration of local time-...

PHOTOS: Home Sweet Home!

AP | CHRISTOPHER WEBER and ALICIA CHANG | Posted 12.14.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Space shuttle Endeavour was finally lodged at its retirement home Monday following a slow weekend parade through city streets that turn...

Endeavour Brings Hope To Shuttered Streets

AP | CHRISTOPHER WEBER and ALICIA CHANG | Posted 12.14.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — It was supposed to be a slow but smooth journey to retirement, a parade through city streets for a shuttle that logged millions of...

Add Your Pics Of Endeavour's Last Journey!

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 12.13.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — At every turn of Endeavour's stop-and-go commute through urban streets, a constellation of spectators trailed along as the space s...

Think Launching A Space Shuttle Is Hard? Try Moving It Through LA

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.12.2012 | Los Angeles

-- Think launching a space shuttle is hard? Try moving it through a metropolis. Early Friday, shuttle Endeavour begins a 12-mile journey from the Lo...

ADD YOUR PICS: Endeavour's Journey Through LA

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 12.12.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — It's a surreal sight residents won't soon forget: A hulking space shuttle strutting down city streets, pausing every so often to g...

Launching the Next Era in Space Travel and Exploration

XPRIZE | Posted 12.04.2012 | Technology

The new era of space travel will be known for democratizing space travel, moving it into the private sector, and making it available to the general public, rather than just a few highly trained and government-employed specialists.

Endeavouring to Excite the Electorate

Jessica Levinson | Posted 11.26.2012 | Politics
Jessica Levinson

What was this event that excited so many members of the American public? This is not a rhetorical question. If you said the 2012 elections, or the presidential election, you're wrong, but I was so hoping that would be your answer.

ADD YOUR PICS: Did You See Endeavour's Final Journey?

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 11.21.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The people became the paparazzi Friday, aiming their lenses not at the latest starlet, but toward the sky to catch a glimpse of an...

PHOTOS: Space Shuttle Makes Historic Flight Over SF

Posted 11.20.2012 | San Francisco

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's way, way cooler than either. The space shuttle Endeavour made a historic flight over San Francisco on Friday mo...

Mark Kelly Watches Endeavour: 'That's My Spaceship'

AP | ALICIA CHANG and PAUL DAVENPORT | Posted 11.20.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Space shuttle Endeavour returned to its California roots Thursday after a wistful cross-country journey that paid homage to NASA w...

PHOTOS: Space Shuttle Lands At Air Force Base

Posted 09.20.2012 | Science

By: Robert Z. Pearlman Published: 09/20/2012 04:18 PM EDT on EDWARDS AFB, Calif. — NASA's space shuttle Endeavour has returned to it...

Don't Miss The Space Shuttle Flying Over LA!

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 09.21.2012 | Los Angeles

Space shuttle Endeavour is on its way to Los Angeles, and you're not going to want to miss it. Strapped to the top of a Boeing 747, the rocket ship...

Space Shuttle Begins Final Journey

AP | RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI | Posted 11.19.2012 | Science

HOUSTON — Waving American flags and space shuttle toys, hundreds of people lined the streets and crowded the airport Wednesday as they watched s...

'We Finally Get To Really Show Her Off'

Reuters | Posted 11.17.2012 | Los Angeles

By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Sept 16 - The space shuttle Endeavour, built to replace NASA's lost ship Challenger, prepared for ...

Endeavour Slideshow: On the First Anniversary of Its Last Flight (PHOTOS)

Anna Leahy | Posted 05.31.2012 | Science
Anna Leahy