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FORT WORTH Lockheed Martin and Sierra Nevada Corporation showed off components for the Dream Chaser spacecraft in Fort Worth Friday.
5 hrs ago | Ars Technica
Yesterday, Wired UK had geeks everywhere salivating at the prospect of a purely electrical space thruster system-one that should be impossible based on what we know about classical physics.
9 hrs ago | Science Daily
Astronomers have discover very high energy gamma rays being emitted by an exploding star.
13 hrs ago | Newswise
Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have unexpectedly discovered the most distant galaxy that acts as a cosmic magnifying glass.
This was the first picture of the earth taken from space on Aug. 23, 1966. Photo: NASA Lunar Orbiter Image Recovery Project The world's first view of Earth taken by a spacecraft from the vicinity of the Moon.
This undated graphic provided by NASA shows the Mars 2020 Rover. NASA plans to make oxygen _ a key rocket fuel ingredient _ on Mars early next decade.
Kiwi-developed technology will assist a historic hook-up when a spacecraft makes its long-awaited date with a comet next week.
Is it dusty in here? A recent map of small airborne particles called aerosols captures dust on the Arabian Peninsula and smoke in Russia and the United States.
EVEN astronauts sometimes pretend they are in space. Over the past week, two simulated trips came to a close.
Emerging efforts to forge a business out of exploring space are making progress, but the sector still has -- literally -- a long way to go, according to a panel of experts.
NASA technologists have hurdled a number of significant technological challenges in their quest to improve an already revolutionary observing technology originally created for the James Webb Space Telescope.
Five empty bottles sat on top of the microwave in the little base, one each for the opening of the station and the four missions before yesterday's finale, while the five corks with the date of each milestone written on the bottom sat on the whiteboard.
New findings from a NASA-funded instrument have resolved a decades-old puzzle about a fog of low-energy x-rays observed over the entire sky.
An artist's depiction of NASA's International Sun-Earth Explorer 3 spacecraft as it flies by the moon on Aug. 10, 2014.
The scientists' analysis suggests it is possible for liquid water to reach from the moon's underground sea all the way to its surface.
HBO's John Oliver can rest easy: Technicians have restored control over a satellite with which Roscosmos had lost contact last week.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 05:32 pm
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