Challenger Accident

31 Years After Disaster, Challenger Soccer Ball Finally Gets To Orbit

A soccer ball on the ISS pays tribute to the seven astronauts who died in the Challenger disaster.

4 years ago

Challenger, 25 Years Later: Statements of Remembrance

[/caption] In remembrance of the Challenger accident 25 years ago today, several notable people have issued statements in memory of…

10 years ago

Heartfelt Tribute to Challenger, 25 Years Later

Twenty-five years ago, the world watched in horror as the space shuttle Challenger blew up before our eyes on that…

10 years ago

Teacher-Astronaut’s Legacy Uncovered 22 Years After Challenger Disaster

[/caption] Christa McAuliffe's life tragically ended on January 28th, 1986 when Space Shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch, killing…

13 years ago