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NASA's Curiosity Mars rover and tracks from its driving are visible in this view from orbit, acquired on April 11, 2014, by the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.
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HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Your Huntsville-area Weekend Game Plan for this week includes outdoor jams, craft-beer creativity, an outer space party, food truck-a-palooza and flipping birds.
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There are 40 active volcanoes on Russia's icy Kamchatka Peninsula. On Monday, a passing satellite saw five of them erupting at once.
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The artist's concept depicts Kepler-186f, the first validated Earth-size planet orbiting a distant star in the habitable zone.
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Image Caption: Karen Smith crushing meteorites with a mortar and pestle in Goddard's Astrobiology Analytical Laboratory to prepare them for analysis.
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If you're sending the very first Instagram selfie from space, it better be epic! NASA astronaut Steve Swanson did just that ... with a neat T-shirt design to boot! Swanson posed in front of the space station's cupola and wrote "Back on ISS, life is good."
What NASA says about this photo of the Grand Canyon: This astronaut photograph was taken on March 25, 2014 by the Expedition 39 crew, with a Nikon D3S digital camera using a 180 millimeter lens, and is provided by the ISS Crew Earth Observations Facility and the Earth Science and Remote Sensing Unit, Johnson Space Center.
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Using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers now can precisely measure the distance of stars up to 10,000 light-years away - 10 times farther than previously possible.
NASA confirmed the launch date Wednesday, two days after a last-minute rocket leak delayed the mission.
This Jan. 12, 2013 photo provided by NASA shows the SpaceX Dragon vehicle inside a processing hangar at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla.
Retired NASA astronaut Eileen Collins, now a resident of San Antonio, flew on four space shuttle missions and was the first female commander of a shuttle mission in July 1999.
A fluctuating tilt in a planet's orbit does not preclude the possibility of life, according to new research by astronomers at the Univ.
Urine is typically considered something to get rid of. But urine is largely water, and that's a valuable resource in space.
An accomplished astronaut flew three shuttle missions and logged more than 12 hours of spacewalk.
The head of the Canadian Space Agency says sanctions taken against Russia for its invasion of Crimea are not affecting operations on the International Space Station.
"It's exciting that this storied NASA launch pad is opening a new chapter for space exploration and the commercial aerospace industry," said NASA Administrator .