Watch Space Shuttle Atlantis launch via live video streaming

We’re now just a few hours away from the launch of the space shuttle Atlantis, which is bringing the STS-125 crew that will service NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope.

Here’s the Spacevidcast.com live stream.

And here’s the CBS News live stream.

I’ve also been following astronaut Mike Massimino on Twitter. You may also check out the NASA Twitter account and launch blog.

Watch Space Shuttle Atlantis launch via live video streaming

Follow NASA astronaut Mike Massimino on Twitter

From my latest CNET Asia blog post:

I’ve been following the tweets of Mike Massimino, one of the seven astronauts who will take part in the Hubble servicing mission. Massimino will be onboard the space shuttle Atlantis, which is set to launch on May 12. Massimino has been using Twitter to keep people updated on his training and the Hubble service mission. Wonder if he’ll be able to tweet from space?

Read the full story.

Follow NASA astronaut Mike Massimino on Twitter