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4 hrs ago | UB Reporter

CanJam NASA

Gyroscope-aided bikes and cars may one day rule the road. But before the technology reaches the ground, a University at Buffalo research team will test similar equipment in outer space.

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8 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

NASA's Near-Earth Object Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer...

Comet C/2013 UQ4 has been observed by NASA's Near-Earth Object Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer spacecraft just one day after passing through its closest approach to the sun.

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12 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

NASA to Broadcast Coverage of Automated Transfer Vehicle Cargo Spacecraft

According to a release from the group, loaded with more than seven tons of supplies for the station crew, ATV-5 is scheduled to launch on an .

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

NEWS.com.au

The world's coolest internship

YOU'VE got less than 30 seconds to make your CV stand out, so what do you include and what do you ditch? Here are 12 surprising things to leave in.

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Daily Herald

NASA: Earth narrowly missed crippling solar storm

ASSOCIATED PRESS/NASA Solar Terrestrial Relations ObservatoryThis is a view of a coronal mass ejection on the sun from July 2012.

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Slashdot

SpaceX Executive Calls For $22-25 Billion NASA Budget

MarkWhittington writes "While participating in a panel called "The US Space Enterprise Partnership" at the NewSpace Conference that was held by the Space Frontier Foundation on Saturday, SpaceX Chief Operating Officer Gwynne Shotwell opined that NASA's budget should be raised to $22-25 billion , according to a tweet by Space Policy Online's Marcia ... (more)

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Examiner.com

Mars comet encounter to provide new clues to our solar system's earliest days

In this handout photo the comet Lulin is seen through the trees in Shenandoah National Park on February 23, 2009 in Luray, Virginia In this handout photo the comet Lulin is seen through the trees in Shenandoah National Park on February 23, 2009 in Luray, Virginia We all know that Earth is not the only planet at risk of collisions with asteroids and ... (more)

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Shenandoah National Park, Luray, VA, Science / Technology

Brandon Sun

Retired Canadian astronaut Julie Payette had early doubts about becoming astronaut

Five years after her final flight, retired astronaut Julie Payette admits she had doubts she would ever fly as she watched the Americans send astronauts to the moon in the late 1960s and early '70s.

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Sunherald.com

Florida in a battle for space-launch business

RED HUBER/ORLANDO SENTINELA SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from Pad 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla., in April.

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Related Topix: Florida, Science / Technology, Space, US Military, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, US Air Force, Cape Canaveral, FL

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Alamogordo Daily News

Dogs test spacecrafts' ability to function in space

NMMSH Laika, the first canine launched into space, is shown training in her space suit, in the Soviet publication "Animals: Pioneers of Outer Space."

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Clarksville Online

NASA releases new photos of Rosetta Comet

As the European Space Agency's Rosetta probe approaches Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko for an August rendezvous, the comet's core is coming into sharper focus.

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Examiner.com

Funded by NASA, The Boston Children's Museum debuts 'My Sky Exhibit' July 26

Administrator Charles Bolden discusses 'the scientific and technological roadmap that will lead to the discovery of potentially habitable worlds among the stars' on July 14 in Washington, DC.

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Russia Taday

NASA eyeing largest ever telescope to trump Hubble

If there was ever a conclusive key to finding alien life, NASA's new monster telescope concept could be it.

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WPXI

Solar flare could have wiped out Earth's electronics

That is, if Earth had been a few days earlier in its orbit around the sun two years ago.

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Emmy Advanced Media

NASA Releases Files So We Can 3D Print Space Stuff

It turns out that a decontextualised asteroid looks a lot like a Kipfler potato - although we're not entirely sure that's the takeaway intended from a recent release by NASA .

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Holtville Tribune

NASA's Mars Spacecraft Maneuvers to Prepare for Close Comet Flyby

NASA is taking steps to protect its Mars orbiters, while preserving opportunities to gather valuable scientific data, as Comet C/2013 A1 Siding Spring heads toward a close flyby of Mars on October 19. The comet's nucleus will miss Mars by about 82,000 miles , shedding material hurtling at about 35 miles per second, relative to Mars and ... (more)

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ComputerWorld

Thanks to NASA, you can now 3D print models of satellites, probes and planets

NASA has released 21 files that can be used by 3D printers to create models of satellites, probes, planetary formations -- even asteroids.

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KAUZ

Global tensions don't dent enthusiasm for stocks

A man who authorities say fatally shot a caseworker at a hospital complex near Philadelphia and was then shot by his psychiatrist remains listed in critical condition.

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KFVS12

Afghan Taliban leader warns against pact with US

It takes only a couple of minutes, twice a day, but 101-year-old Richard Hendrickson is fiercely proud that he has done the same thing for his country and community nearly every day since Herbert Hoover was in the... It takes only a couple of minutes, twice a day, but 101-year-old Richard Hendrickson is fiercely proud that he has done the same ... (more)

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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

NASA releases never-before-seen supernova photos from Chandra Observatory

To celebrate the 15th birthday of its Chandra X-ray Observatory, NASA has published four previously unreleased images of supernova remnants.

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