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Wolf Blitzer delivers the most important breaking news and political, international, and national security stories of the day. Tune to The Situation Room weekdays 5-6:30pm ET on CNN.

December 11th, 2013
07:56 PM ET

Urgent situation on International Space Station

News that broke in The Situation Room: For the second time this year, one of the pumps that cools the International Space Station has failed. NASA says the crew is not in imminent danger, but as CNN's John Zarrella reports, they will have to conduct a space walk to fix the malfunction.

October 2nd, 2013
07:05 PM ET

Government shutdown and you

Cancer research, food safety, and the Head Start school program are some of the things left hurting by the government shutdown. We go around the country to CNN's René Marsh, Brian Todd, Erin McPike, and John Zarrella to see how a government shutdown is affecting you.


Filed under: Brian Todd • Erin McPike • Government shutdown • John Zarrella • Rene Marsh
June 4th, 2013
01:28 PM ET

Can these drones hunt hurricanes?

CNN's John Zarrella reports hurricane hunters of the future could be a David versus Goliath story.

RELATED STORY: Drones: The future of disaster response


Filed under: Drone • John Zarrella • Tech • Weather
March 25th, 2013
10:31 AM ET

Toxic algae causes manatee deaths

CNN's John Zarrella reports on how toxic algae is leading to the death of manatees in Florida.


Filed under: Animals • Environment • Florida • John Zarrella
March 16th, 2013
07:17 PM ET

Plane crashes into lot, causing blaze

CNN's Wolf Blitzer talks to CNN reporter John Zarrella about a plane crash in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

RELATED STORY: 3 dead after small plane crashes into Fort Lauderdale parking lot

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Filed under: Air travel • Florida • John Zarrella • Wolf Blitzer
February 20th, 2013
07:05 PM ET

See how rockets are made for NASA

Though the days of NASA's space shuttle launches are over, the rocket building business is booming. CNN's John Zarrella reports.


Filed under: John Zarrella • NASA • Space
October 6th, 2012
08:26 PM ET

Rush to register voters in Florida

CNN's John Zarrella reports thousands of new voters daily are being registered to vote in the pivotal swing state.


Filed under: Florida • John Zarrella • Voter registration
August 9th, 2012
10:28 AM ET

Meet the man behind the photos of Mars

CNN's John Zarrella reports on a man who's spent nearly two decades photographing Mars for us to see.


Filed under: John Zarrella • Mars • NASA • Space
July 6th, 2012
11:50 AM ET

Hero lifeguard rejects rehiring offer

John Zarrella reports a lifeguard fired for ignoring protocol to rescue a swimmer says he has been offered his job back.

RELATED STORY: Florida lifeguard says he's been offered his job back


Filed under: Florida • John Zarrella • lifeguard • ocean
June 6th, 2012
03:54 PM ET

What it feels like inside of a hurricane

CNN's John Zarrella shares with Wolf Blitzer what it feel like inside of a simulated hurricane.

RELATED VIDEO: Researchers study the way we perceive wind speeds


Filed under: John Zarrella • must-see video • Weather