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NASA's Ares Rocket Dead, But Congress Lets You Pay $500 Million More For It

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Thanks to congressional inaction, NASA must continue to fund its defunct Ares I rocket program until March -- a requirement that will cost the agency ...

Ares I-X: NASA Launching Brand New Rocket In Effort To Return Astronauts To Moon

AP | MARCIA DUNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA tried for hours Tuesday to launch its newest rocket for a shakedown flight, but clouds and high wind kept it stuck o...

Ares I-X Launch: NASA's Second Attempt To Launch Rocket Plagued By Weather

AP | MARCIA DUNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA's newest rocket successfully completed a brief test flight Wednesday, the first step in a back-to-the-moon program t...

Ares I-X: NASA Unveils First New Rocket In 30 Years (PHOTOS)

AP/Huffington Post | MARCIA DUNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

(MARCIA DUNN, AP) CAPE CANAVERAL-- NASA's lofty new rocket arrived at the launching pad Tuesday for a test flight next week that comes at a time when ...

Ares I-X: NASA's New Rocket Versus Tallest Rockets EVER (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

As NASA prepares for the launch of its lofty new Ares I-X rocket, we decided to take a look back at the biggest rockets of years' past. See how NA...