GREEN, VIOLET, OH MY: NASA ROCKET LAUNCH LIGHTS UP EASTERN SKIES
The mission, to study energy transfer in space, had a brilliant upshot for nighttime viewers. East Coasters saw the green and violet vapor clouds glowing above and have the pictures to prove it.
CHINA LANDS ON MARS IN MAJOR ADVANCE FOR ITS SPACE AMBITIONS
China's rover will explore an area of Mars known as Utopia Planitia. An American rover and tiny helicopter are also currently on the planet. They arrived in February.
CHINA SAYS MOST ROCKET DEBRIS BURNED UP DURING REENTRY
China's official Xinhua News Agency said the rocket's reentry occurred at 7:24 p.m. local time Saturday above the Maldives in the Indian Ocean.