Absolutely mindblowing video shot from the Space Shuttle during launch

Drop whatever you're doing and watch this. NASA has released videos shot from onboard the Space Shuttle's Solid Rocket Boosters in the past, but you've never seen one prepared as masterfully as this. For one thing, the footage was shot in high definition, so the image is exceptionally clear.

Video: Lego space shuttle almost makes it to space

I've always been a big fan of Lego models, especially when uber-geeks take the little bricks and create advanced designs or structures.

Atlantis launch cleared as ISS has close shave

NASA's given the green light to the July 8 launch of its last-ever shuttle mission.

iPhones on board for shuttle's final mission

When the Atlantis space shuttle makes its final flight later this year, it will carry two iPhone 4s - not so that the four astronauts can chat with friends and family at home, but as the basis for several experiments.

Discovery undocks from ISS for long trip home

Space shuttle Discovery has successfully undocked from the International Space Station, after a morale-boosting message from Captain Kirk.