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You've probably heard that Elon Musk is hard at work at SpaceX, tinkering with a new version of his Falcon 9 space rocket to make it "reusable."
6 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service
European space officials say they're investigating whether the inaccurate deployment of two satellites will complicate their efforts to develop a new Galileo satellite navigation system that would rival America's GPS network.
8 hrs ago | CNN
A small rung on a long ladder to Mars broke on Friday, when a rocket test in Texas ended in a midair ball of fire.
A SpaceX Falcon 9R rocket exploded mid-flight over McGregor, Texas, early evening Friday.
Alexander Gerst, who is perhaps the most social media savvy astronaut, logged onto Facebook Friday from the International Space Station to answer questions from curious Earthlings.
Reid Wiseman, NASA astronaut and part-time master of Vine videos , has done it again.
Astronomers have a pretty good idea about what the first stars in the universe must have looked like.
An unmanned Russian Proton-M booster rocket crashes after veering off course after lift-off, in Baikonur, Kazakhstan, on July 2, 2013.
THEY WERE ABLE TO CONCEAL GUNGUNS. PLAYING WITH FIRE ON EARTH, NEVER A GOOD IDEA.
"Azerkosmos" JSC of the Ministry of Communications and High Technologies of Azerbaijan will introduce its services at the largest European exhibition and conference IBC , dedicated to the technologies in the fields of television and radio broadcasting, an organizer of the exhibition said.
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Earth's Eastern Hemisphere comes into view in this March 30, 2014 image snapped by an instrument aboard the Suomi NPP satellite.
The research will be conducted aboard the International Space Station. The research will help uncover new basic knowledge that other NASA researchers and engineers can use to solve problems confronting human exploration of space or that could lead to new biological tools or applications on Earth.
The moon appears to be a tranquil place, but new modeling suggests that, over the eons, periodic storms of solar energetic particles may have significantly altered the properties of the soil in the moon's coldest craters through the process of sparking -- a finding that could change our understanding of the evolution of planetary surfaces in the ... (more)
The AEM-X is an advanced rodent habitat module designed for long-duration missions on the International Space Station.
Boeing Co has completed a key review of its design for a new commercial venture to fly astronauts to the International Space Station, making it the only one of four rival bidders to finish the NASA work on time, company officials said on Thursday.
A Russian official claims that samples collected by cosmonauts show evidence of sea plankton on the outside of the International Space Station , news agencies are reporting.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 11:35 am
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