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'Star Trek' Starfleet Logo Makes Appearance In New Mars Images
William Shatner and “Star Wars” star Mark Hamill are among those who boldly weighed in on the discovery.
Washington D.C. Renames Street Outside NASA Headquarters 'Hidden Figures Way'
The designation honors Katherine Johnson, Mary Jackson and Dorothy Vaughan, the trailblazing black women depicted in the book and movie “Hidden Figures.”
NASA To Allow Private Citizens To Tour International Space Station
But only the superrich can afford it.
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NASA Confirms A Car-Sized Fireball Lit Up The Sky Over South Australia
The meteor was not even that big by NASA's standards.
‘We’re In Trouble!’ The Incredible True Story Of The 1969 Apollo 10 ‘Snoopy’ Moon Mission
Fifty years ago this week, 'Snoopy' and 'Charlie Brown' paved the way for the first lunar landing.
Trump Targets Pell Grant Money For NASA's Budget Boost
The administration would use an additional $1.9 billion in surplus Pell Grant money to fund other budget priorities.
NASA Says Faulty-Aluminum Scam Ruined 2 Missions, Cost It $700 Million
A subcontractor in Portland, Oregon, admitted to knowingly lying about the quality of its material for nearly two decades.
Does A Year In Space Make You Older Or Younger?
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Research into how humans age in space can help us solve the mystery of some earthbound illnesses.
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Videos Show 'Fireball' Meteor Lighting Up East Coast Like It's 'Daytime'
Hundreds filed reports with the American Meteor Society after spotting a bright blue-green meteor in the sky on Tuesday.
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NASA 'Twins Study' Concludes With Encouraging Signs For Human Space Travel
"There’s nothing that we saw that would prevent us from going to Mars,” said astronaut Scott Kelly, who spent 340 days in space.
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Seth Meyers Uses NASA Women's Project To Blast Off Donald Trump
The "Late Night" host also riffed on the president's latest Twitter misspelling.
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Mike Pence Promises Americans Will Be Back On The Moon By 2024
“It’s time for the next giant leap," the vice president said as he described the administration's vision of establishing a "permanent presence on the moon."
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STYLE & BEAUTY
Hillary Clinton Fires Off Response To NASA’s Female Spacesuit Problem
She *is* a suit expert, after all.
NASA Cancels Historic All-Female Spacewalk Over Lack Of Spacesuits In Proper Size
Astronauts Anne McClain and Christina Koch were supposed to take part in the first-ever all-female spacewalk this week.
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NASA Captured Images Of A Giant Meteor Explosion Over Earth
The "fireball," which exploded over the Bering Sea last December, was the most powerful meteor scientists have tracked since 2013.
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'The First Person On Mars Is Likely To Be A Woman,' Head Of NASA Says
NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine also announced that a female astronaut will likely be the next person to go to the moon.
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NASA's First All-Female Spacewalk Will Happen During Women's History Month
Astronauts Anne McClain and Christina Koch, along with flight controller Jackie Kagey, are set to conduct the International Space Station spacewalk on March 29.
SpaceX's Crew Dragon Successfully Docks At International Space Station
The unmanned capsule docked on schedule just over 24 hours after its launch.
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Breathtaking New NASA Images Show Jupiter's Otherworldy Storms
NASA's Juno spacecraft recently captured the images, which were later color-enhanced.
NASA Names Facility After ‘Hidden Figures’ Mathematician Katherine Johnson
NASA renamed a West Virginia facility in her honor, 57 years after her calculations helped the first American orbit the Earth.
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NASA's Opportunity Rover Is Dead After 15 Year Mars Mission
“Humanity’s greatest explorers aren’t always human,” NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory said of the trailblazing robot.
NASA Says The Earth Is Hotter Than Ever
Global temperatures are rising, but the Green New Deal could help reverse the effects of climate change.
2018 Fourth Hottest Year On Record, Says NASA
Alexander C. Kaufman
The latest annual global temperature analysis show climate change is getting worse.
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Scientists Discover Giant Hole Beneath Rapidly Melting Antarctic Glacier
Scientists warn a Thwaites Glacier collapse could cause a dangerous rise in sea levels and threaten coastal cities around the world.
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Donald Trump Promised NASA Unlimited Cash To Complete Manned Mars Mission By 2020: Book
A former White House aide writes in "Team of Vipers" that Trump wanted the Mars mission speeded up by more than a decade so it would happen on his watch.
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NASA Discovers 'South Park' Character Mr. Hankey The Christmas Poo On Jupiter
An enhanced image from the Juno mission shows a big brown spot on the gas giant.
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