NASA animates Orion test flight

NASA has released an animated clip depicting the proposed 2014 test flight of its Orion spacecraft.

Neil Armstrong wants NASA back in space



Neil Armstrong - the first person to walk on the moon - recently told Congress that America simply cannot maintain a realistic leadership position without human access to space.  



NASA says SLS will rival Saturn V

NASA says its new Space Launch System (SLS) - which has been tapped to transport astronauts to Mars - will be larger and more powerful than even the massive Saturn V moon rocket.