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U.S. astronaut Barry Wilmore (L) and Russia's cosmonauts Alexandr Samokutyaev (C) and Elena Serova pose before their mission to the International Space Station. (Photo AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. And Russian Crew Blast Off For Space Station

Soyuz rocket carrying one American astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts launched from a facility in Kazakhstan.

CBS Tampa–09/25/2014

(Photo by Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images)

NASA’s Maven Explorer Arrives At Mars After Year

NASA’s Maven spacecraft arrived at Mars late Sunday after a 442 million-mile journey that began nearly a year ago.

09/22/2014

The Air Force has launched a top-secret satellite. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

US Air Force Launches Top-Secret Intelligence Satellite

The Air Force has launched a top-secret satellite.

CBS Tampa–05/22/2014

NASA engineers say the best way to repair a major computer problem on the International Space Station is with a spacewalk. (Getty Images)

Space Station Computer Outage Can Only Be Fixed By Spacewalk

NASA orders spacewalk repairs for a serious computer outage at the International Space Station.

04/12/2014

File photo of an unmanned rocket. (Photo by BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images)

NASA Launching Its Newest Communication Satellite

NASA’s super-high-flying fleet of communication satellites is about to grow.

CBS Tampa–01/23/2014

Two astronauts on a space walk (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

NASA Astronauts Begin Urgent Spacewalking Repairs

Astronauts ventured out Saturday on the first of a series of urgent repair spacewalks to revive a crippled cooling line at the International Space Station.

CBS Tampa–12/21/2013

File photo of a baby sea turtle. (Credit: thickstock.com)

SeaWorld Warns Of Hook Danger To Turtles

SeaWorld Orlando is warning fisherman to dispose of hooks and line properly after the marine park rescued its 59th turtle of the year.

10/27/2013

The space shuttle Atlantis is towed back to its hanger on July 21, 2011 at Kennedy Space Center in Florida, after its 13-day mission. Atlantis safely touched down bringing an end to the 30-year US shuttle program.(Photo credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Tours Resume At Kennedy Space Center

Bus tours have resumed at the Kennedy Space Center now that the government shutdown has ended.

CBS Tampa–10/20/2013

Astronomers say this asteroid could hit Earth on March 16th, 2880. (JPL/NASA)

Asteroid Could Be On Collision Course With Earth…In 2880

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (CBS Tampa) – If some astronomers are right, humans might go the way of the dinosaurs in 866 years. Scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory say an asteroid over half-a-mile wide could be […]

CBS Tampa–10/12/2013

NASA and astronaut relatives mark the tenth anniversary of the Columbia space shuttle disaster on Friday. (Photo credit - STAFF/AFP/Getty Images)

Time Capsule Buried At Kennedy Space Center

The space shuttle attraction may be open finally at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, but visitors will have to wait 48 years to see one part of it.

CBS Tampa–09/24/2013

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