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  1. SpaceX rocket blasts off for space stationRead the original story

    1 min ago | The Jackson Sun

    ... with a robotic arm and pull it to a docking port. The mission is SpaceX's third of at least 12 under a $1.6 billion NASA contract to resupply the station. SpaceX also attempted to land its first stage booster softly in the Atlantic Ocean on Friday ...

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  2. SpaceX launches supplies to space stationRead the original story

    5 min ago | News Times

    ... own. The Dragon cargo ship is scheduled to reach the orbiting lab on Sunday, April 20, 2014 - Easter morning. Photo: NASA, AP This Friday, April 18, 2014 image made from video shows the engine of the second stage of the rocket carrying the SpaceX ...

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  3. SpaceX making Easter delivery of station suppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2013 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    ... transporting 2A1 2 tons of goods, including a new spacesuit, spacesuit replacement parts, much-needed food, legs for NASA's humanoid, Robonaut, a bevy of mating flies, and germs gathered from sports arenas and historic sites across the U.S. The ...

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  4. US Dragon spacecraft launched - Indiatalkies.comRead the original story

    8 min ago | India Talkies

    Washington, April 19: A commercial spacecraft operated by US space company SpaceX blasted off Friday for its third cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station , NASA TV showed.

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  5. LADEE science orbiter crashes into moon, ends missionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    As expected, the NASA science orbiter that launched from Wallops Island last September to study the moon's ultra-thin atmosphere has crashed onto the lunar surface, gathering high-value data even in its death throes.

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  6. SpaceX Launches Rocket Into OrbitRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Time

    ... (headed by Tesla's Elon Musk) is carrying food, science experiments and a set of legs for Robonaut 2, a humanoid NASA robot on the space station. Its Falcon spacecraft is carrying a total of 5,000 pounds of supplies. Your browser, Internet Explorer ...

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  7. Scientists Spot A Planet That Looks Like 'Earth's Cousin'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... of Kepler-186f, the first validated Earth-size planet to orbit in the habitable zone of a distant star. T. Pyle/NASA/SETI Institute/JPL-Caltech Scientists who have been hunting for another Earth beyond our solar system have come across a planet ...

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  8. NASA and SpaceX successfully launch new rocket to ISS from USRead the original story

    18 min ago | The Daily Caller

    NASA and SpaceX successfully launched a new prototype rocket and spacecraft to the International Space Station Friday afternoon in a mission that, if successful, will make history as the first of its kind.

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  9. The Revolutionary Rocket That Could Shuttle Humans to MarsRead the original story

    20 min ago | Bad Astronomy Blog

    ... equivalent of a whole-body CT scan every five to six days, increasing your lifetime cancer risk above the limits set by NASA. Upon reaching the Red Planet, you'd wait up to two years for Earth and Mars to be at their closest before your return trip, ...

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  10. NASA completes LADEE mission with planned impact on Moon's surfaceRead the original story

    24 min ago | Astronomy

    Ground controllers at NASA's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California, have confirmed that NASA's Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer spacecraft impacted the surface of the Moon, as planned, on April 17. LADEE lacked fuel to maintain a long-term lunar orbit or continue science operations and was intentionally sent into the lunar ... (more)

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  11. SpaceX Falcon 9 Dragon CRS-3 Launch to the ISSRead the original story

    24 min ago | Space Ref

    A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying the Dragon spacecraft launched today on its 3rd Commercial Resupply Mission to the International Space Station for NASA.

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  12. Second Series of CASIS-Sponsored Research Payloads Launch to the International Space StationRead the original story

    25 min ago | Freshnews

    ... http://ark1.iss-casis.org About CASIS: The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) was selected by NASA in July 2011 to maximize use of the International Space Station (ISS) U.S. National Laboratory through 2020. CASIS is dedicated to ...

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  13. Durham VA Medical Center among NASA Cargo Launching to Space StationRead the original story

    26 min ago | Freshnews

    ... pathways that are involved in microbial growth and physiological responses in the space environment. SpaceX-3 is NASA's third contracted resupply mission to the space station by U.S. company SpaceX of Hawthorne, Calif. SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft ...

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  14. Laptop used for first US presidential email finds a buyerRead the original story

    28 min ago | The China Post

    ... and full documentation, originally belonged to White House physician Robert Darling, who lent it to Clinton when NASA informed the president that Glenn wanted to swap emails with him. "It's a remarkable collection that represents the dawn of a new ...

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  15. In Just A Few Minutes, SpaceX Will Attempt To Launch A Reusable...Read the original story

    30 min ago | TechCrunch

    ... trying to actually get this thing to make a perfect landing, but it's still damned neat to watch. I've embedded both NASA and SpaceX's stream below, because each offers some pretty amazing angles and insight. If you watch both simultaneously, you ...

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  16. SpaceX cargo ship takes off on station resupplyRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | CBS News

    ... the International Space Station, the company's third commercial resupply mission under a $1.6 billion contract with NASA. Running four days late because of a helium leak that grounded the rocket Monday, the Falcon 9 version 1.1 rocket roared to life ...

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  17. Did you see the blood moon?Read the original story

    38 min ago | Cortez Journal News

    ... of total lunar eclipses won't occur until 2032-2033. In the meantime, get ready for a solar eclipse in two weeks. NASA got good news Tuesday: Its moon-orbiting spacecraft, LADEE survived the eclipse. Scientists had feared LADEE might freeze up in ...

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  18. NASA's moon-orbiting robot crashes down as plannedRead the original story

    47 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... - short for Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer - was launched in September from Virginia. From the outset, NASA planned to crash the spacecraft into the back side of the moon, far from the Apollo artifacts from the moonwalking days of ...

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  19. NASA leader tours LASP; talks about commercial space travelRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Boulder County Business Report

    NASA administrator Charles Bolden, right, talks with Daniel Baker, left, director of the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics in Boulder, and Sean Ryan, flight operations lead at LASP, during a tour Friday of LASP's Space Technology Research Center.

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  20. Space Launch System manager says new Alabama rocket on track, $2.8B deal with Boeing...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - NASA has a "handshake" agreement with Boeing to build the core stage of the Space Launch System that will lead to a $2.8 billion contract as soon as "the paperwork matches the handshake," SLS Program Manager Todd May said this week.

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