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According to one local resident, people in Los Angeles are hard to impress. But bring a real spaceship to town and tow it through the streets? That’ll do it.
This week, when the space shuttle Endeavour flies from Kennedy Space Center to Los Angeles and its new home at the California Science Center, it also means the retirement of the Boeing 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft (SCA).
Go inside the cockpit of NASA’s 747 Shuttle Aircraft Carrier 905. The aircraft will ferry the retired space shuttle Endeavour on one final flight.
Phenomena: A Science Salon
National Geographic Magazine
Our genes harbor many secrets to a long and healthy life. And now scientists are beginning to uncover them
All the elements found in nature—the different kinds of atoms—were found long ago. To bag a new one these days, and push the frontiers of matter, you have to create it first.
Burn natural gas and it warms your house. But let it leak, from fracked wells or the melting Arctic, and it warms the whole planet.