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  1. 2014: An astronomical yearRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Indian Express

    ... 57 hours later, the landing has been hailed by journal Science as one of the top breakthroughs of 2014. In April, NASA announced the discovery of Kepler-186f - a faraway planet that's perhaps the most Earth-like yet discovered. Out of 1,800 ...


  2. Dallas Cityscape returns to Galleria Dallas with new exhibits for the holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | North Texas e-News

    ... in partnership with the DFWLUG (Dallas/Fort Worth Lego User Group) the exhibit has added over 25 new models including a NASA space launch with a Lego-built Minifigure and a dedicated DFWLUG room to showcase the groups' models on loan exclusively for ...


  3. Time for New Year's ResolutionsRead the original story

    48 min ago | The Daily Herald

    ... here is the essence of it. Your list might look about the same. Everson started by sharing an interesting item from an NASA newsletter that she received. It said: "Have you noticed the huge fuel tanks when the Space Shuttle takes off? The Space ...


  4. Comments of the Week #41: From the dark struggle to cosmic Christmas lights [Starts With A Bang]Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ScienceBlogs

    ... that call for a response. I hope I won't let you down on this edition of our Comments of the Week ! Image credit: NASA; ESA; G. Illingworth, UCO/Lick Observatory and the University of California, Santa Cruz; R. Bouwens, UCO/Lick Observatory and ...


  5. SpaceX to Try Landing a Rocket on a Tiny ShipRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    ... scheduled for mid-December but got pushed back, is an unmanned cargo trip to the International Space Station for NASA. There's extra pressure on this one, though. The private sector space industry experienced a tragic October. This is the first ...


  6. Happy 46th anniverary to Apollo 8Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter has captured new images of the Earth rising over the horizon of the moon's surface. The latest pictures are reminiscent of the Earthrise image taken by Apollo 8 astronaut William Anders back in 1968, who par... At 7:51 am PST was the 46th anniversary of one of the major milestone in NASA 's race to reach the moon by the end of the decade.


  7. Challenges for Orion and SLSRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... that will take astronauts to the Moon and Mars. In an interview with Chaplain discusses challenges that NASA's human space exploration programs have to face in order to successfully send U.S. astronauts beyond Earth. Christina ...


  8. AirAsia Flight MissingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | AVweb

    ... Mead, Nevada, will once again be open to guided tours pending the selection of businesses to... On December 5, 2014, NASA flew the new Orion deep space vehicle for the first time, launched by a Delta Heavy booster. In this... Hoping to regain ...


  9. Water hidden in the Moon may have proto-Earth originRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2013 | Science Daily

    ... the atmosphere and pick up debris floating around Earth. But what if we could send a robot to do the job? Scientists at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory For the first time, a mission designed to set its eyes on black holes and other objects far from ...


  10. Dog friendly Merritt Island National Wildlife RefugeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    ... was designed as a buffer for the John F. Kennedy Space Center and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) was established in August 1963. About 50-percent of the Refuge's 140,000 acres consist of brackish estuaries and marshes - not ...


  11. Skywatch: Mercury and Venus become cosmic companions in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... Park. 8 p.m . a- Jan. 10 - "Water Vapor and Hydrocarbons on the Outer Planets," a talk by NASA astrophysicist Gordon Bjoraker, at the National Capital Astronomers meeting, University of Maryland Observatory, College Park. ...


  12. Dwarf Galaxy, Long Overlooked, Discovered In Our 'HoodRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WGBH

    ... 25, was found in 1999 to be orbiting the Milky Way at an average distance of about 50,000 light years. According to the NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database (NED) , dwarf spheroidals are probably the most common galaxies in the universe. "Despite their ...


  13. SpaceX to Launch Rocket into Space, Land it in OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NBC Bay Area

    ... chance of sticking the landing. NBC Bay Area's Brent Cannon sits down with the Director of Commercial Space Office at NASA Ames, Daniel Rasky, to preview the upcoming SpaceX Rocket Launch and discuss how it could change the way we get to Space. ...


  14. Watch this amazing time-lapse video from spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WPTV Local News

    For the larger international space agencies, like NASA and the Russian Federal Space Agency, manned spaceflights have been the pinnacle of achievement. But a human spaceflight program isn't viable for the European Space Agency, which has a fraction of NASA's budget.


  15. NASA photo reveal: Alien hunters find petrified Martian in Curiosity rover imageRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    ... being has been suggested. But is that what it really is? Alien hunters searching through the voluminous number of NASA photos taken by the Mars Curiosity rover have found what looks to be a an alien form -- a Martian? -- stuck in a rock formation on ...


  16. Time Lapse Videos Capture The True Beauty Of Space At 17,150 MPHRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    ... year old Gerst traveled aboard the ISS from May to November of this year with Russian cosmonaut Max Suraev and NASA astronaut Reid Weisman. To film the scenes, Gerst would simply mount a camera and have it record an image at regular intervals. The ...


  17. Comet Q2 Lovejoy Loses Tail, Grows Another, Loses That One TooRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Universe Today

    ... tail. Comet Halley experienced two ion tail disconnection events in 1986, but one of the most dramatic was recorded by NASA's STEREO spacecraft on April 20, 2007. A powerful coronal mass ejection (CME) blew by comet 2P/Encke that spring day wreaking ...


  18. NASA Wants to Send People to Venus on Space ZepplinsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    NASA is getting really metal, as of late. Mars is boring, so we should actually be going to Venus which is full of ultra-high pressures, searing temperatures, and a thick layer of clouds that are made mostly of sulfuric acid.


  19. The 29 Most Spectacular Space Photos Of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Switched

    The year 2014 was a stellar one for spaceflight, what with ESA's Rosetta mission putting a robotic lander on a distant comet and NASA successfully testing its Orion spacecraft . But 2014 was also a great year for space photography, as you can see from these remarkable 29 images picked for your viewing pleasure by your friends at HuffPost Science.


  20. Orbital View of the Americas on 12.13.14Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Space Ref

    NOAA's GOES-East satellite captured this stunning view of the Americas on 12.13.14, December 13, 2014 at 17:45 UTC. The data from GOES-East was made into an image by the NASA/NOAA GOES Project at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md.