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March 08, 2019 - 12:17 pm
SpaceX's swanky new crew capsule returned from the International Space Station to an old-fashioned splashdown in the Atlantic on Friday, successfully ending a test flight that could lead to astronaut rides later this year.
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March 01, 2019 - 1:08 pm
Scientists say images of craters taken by European and American space probes show there likely once was a planet-wide system of underground lakes on Mars.
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February 13, 2019 - 4:48 pm
NASA's Opportunity, the Mars rover that was built to operate for just three months but kept going and going, rolling across the rocky red soil, was pronounced dead Wednesday, 15 years after it landed on the planet.
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February 11, 2019 - 1:08 pm
The faraway space snowman visited by NASA last month has a flat — not round — behind.
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January 17, 2019 - 3:51 pm
Giant rocks from space are falling from the sky more than they used to, but don't worry.
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January 17, 2019 - 3:46 pm
Saturn may have flown solo for billions of years — almost its entire existence — before getting its stunning set of rings, a new study suggests.
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NASA New Horizons spacecraft
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January 01, 2019 - 1:01 pm
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has survived the most distant exploration of another world, a tiny, icy object 4 billion miles away that looks to be shaped like a peanut or bowling pin.
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December 10, 2018 - 12:30 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — NASA's Voyager 2 has become only the second human-made object to reach the space between stars. NASA said Monday that Voyager 2 exited the region of the sun's influence last month. The spacecraft is now beyond the outer boundary of the heliosphere, some 11 billion miles from Earth...
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Joe DeStio
November 30, 2018 - 12:43 pm
Astrobotic, based in the Strip District, has been selected to develop its lunar lander to deliver payloads to the Moon’s surface
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Mars
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November 26, 2018 - 3:16 pm
A NASA spacecraft designed to burrow beneath the surface of Mars landed on the red planet Monday after a six-month, 300 million-mile journey.
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