As NASA Prepares for the Discovery Shuttle Launch

By: Francis Tiangson - Published: Feb 23, 2011
The Discovery shuttle launch is scheduled to take place on February 24, 2010 and this featured top list is here to get you pumped. The Discovery's STS-133 mission has crew members bringing important parts up to the International Space Station, making those who are anticipating the event very anxious for it to start.

From spacial vacations to private earth orbits, this top list showcases how space travel is evolving. Someday, events like the Discovery shuttle launch may not be any more spectacular than your everyday airplane take-offs.