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  1. Crew 'back on Earth' after simulated Mars missionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | ABC News

    ... (Hi-Seas) uses a facility on the slopes of Mauna Loa on Hawaii's Big Island, a region with Mars-like features. The NASA-backed mission aims to better understand what future astronauts will need to survive for real on the red planet. Mission ...


  2. DXL Instrument Settles Interstellar Helium DebateRead the original story

    11 min ago | Scientific Blogging

    ... puzzle about a fog of low-energy X-rays observed over the entire sky. Thanks to refurbished detectors first flown on a NASA sounding rocket in the 1970s, astronomers have now confirmed the long-held suspicion that much of this glow stems from a ...


  3. Research Team Sets Out For Islands of Four MountainsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | APRN

    ... of the Four Mountains as seen from the International Space Station in 2013. Cleveland Volcano is at center. (Courtesy: NASA) A group of researchers set out from Unalaska this week to a remote part of the central Aleutians: the Islands of the Four ...


  4. Mars rover Opportunity breaks the off-world driving recordRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    This view from NASA's Mars rover Opportunity shows Lunokhod 2 Crater, which the mission team named earlier this year as it approached the off-world driving record.


  5. Scientists Discover 101 Geysers Erupting at Saturn's Intriguing Icy Moon EnceladusRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Universe Today

    ... taken from a more elevated viewpoint than other Cassini survey images of this area of the moon's south pole. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SSI Scientists analyzing the reams of data from NASA's Cassini orbiter at Saturn have discovered 101 geysers ...


  6. Huge European Cargo Ship Launches Its Last Delivery Flight to Space StationRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    ... flyby of the space station on Aug. 8, while others will get a workout during ATV-5's final approach four days later, NASA officials said. Even Georges Lemaitre's fiery death in Earth's atmosphere - which will likely come about six months after ...


  7. Arianespace launches rocket from French GuianaArianespace launches...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Asbury Park Press

    ... Guiana carrying a robotic cargo ship. Check out this story on This image provided by NASA shows the Jules Verne Automated Transfer Vehicle as it approaches the International Space Station, March 31, 2008, for a ...


  8. When Moon Truthers AttackBy Olivia NuzziRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

    ... lies out of hand. You say, 'well then, why do you believe in the moon landing?' Because I have sources inside NASA-they put on some fake stuff for you-see, there was a lie. It's not just 'did we go' or 'didn't we go.' You were shown the tinker-toy ...


  9. 101 geysers on Enceladus, ice moon of SaturnRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Earth & Sky

    ... mapped some 101 geysers on Enceladus. They believe a large underground ocean is the geysers' dominant source. Image via NASA/JPL-Caltech/SSI Using data from NASA's Cassini spacecraft - which has been orbiting Saturn, weaving among its moons, since ...


  10. Watch aerial video, computer animation of I-565/County Line Road interchange construction in MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    But Todd Freestone wasn't satisfied with his aerial videos of the Interstate 565 interchange under construction at County Line Road -- which ALDOT says it on target for its May 2015 completion -- so the NASA electrical engineer used a couple of computer animation programs to make a YouTube video giving an easy-to-follow explanation how the $19.4 ... (more)


  11. NASA's Mars Rover 'Opportunity' Breaks Distance RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Switched

    On July 27, NASA's Mars rover Opportunity broke the record for the greatest distance traveled off-Earth, the space agency said.


  12. Space and Missile Systems Center awards first-of-its-kind hosted payload solutions contractRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... of accommodating the TEMPO instrument as a hosted payload. Each 6-month study is valued at less than $800,000. NASA plans to use the HoPS IDIQ for the subsequent TEMPO Mission Delivery order. The Air Force Space Command's Space and Missile Systems ...


  13. Mike Massimino, The Firsr Tweeting Astronaut, Leaves NASA For AcademiaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    Mission Accomplished. Now it's time to go back home. After two space shuttle missions and almost two decades, astronaut Mike Massimino has left NASA for Columbia University in New York.


  14. Mars Rover Opportunity sets new distance record, still finding weird picsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chron

    On July 27, Opportunity's odometer rolled over to 25.01 miles, a record for any vehicle in space, NASA said in a news release.


  15. No issues between space programs from Russia, U.S.: 'We're just guys working together'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Any diplomatic tensions between the United States and Russia haven't spilled over into the space programs between the two nations, a NASA astronaut said Tuesday.


  16. Tech Universe: Wednesday 30 JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... IN SPACE: If you have a 3D printer to hand you may enjoy the 21 free plans for space objects available now from NASA. You can print scale models of the near and far sides of the Earth's Moon, for example, or maybe the Gale Crater, the Rosetta ...


  17. Urthecast to Add More Earth-Watching HD Cameras to Space StationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    ... an optical and radar camera outside the United States part of the orbiting outpost. The cameras will launch on a "NASA-sponsored" cargo ship towards the end of 2016, although officials have not yet revealed which spaceship will deliver them to the ...


  18. 3D-printing objects containing multiple metals and alloysRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    ... nozzle made using a new 3D printing technique that allows for multiple metallic properties in the same object (credit: NASA-JPL/Caltech) Of course, you could separately make both halves of the object from their respective metals and then weld them ...


  19. 101 geysers on Saturn moon mappedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CNN

    Plumes of water ice and vapor shoot up from the surface of Saturn's moon Enceladus in this two-image mosaic taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft in November 2009.


  20. The locations of Birmingham technology and innovation: a public map of #bhamtechRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... Sciences and Engineering (CBSE): is a research program at the University of Alabama at Birmingham that builds NASA-contracted thermal regulation cases that are used for experimentation on the International Space Station while simultaneously ...