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  1. Vast Map Charts Our 2 Billion Light-Year Wide Cosmic 'HoodRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Criminal Report Daily

    ... Shapley Concentration, the largest collection of galaxies in the nearby universe. On Jan. 14, 2005, the European Space Agency's Huygens probe dropped through Titan's atmosphere after a seven-year trek attached to NASA's Cassini spacecraft. Huygens ...

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  2. SpaceX rocket blasts off with 1st satellite for TurkmenistanRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... p.m. (2303 GMT). Perched on top of the rocket was a Spacebus 4000 telecommunications satellite, built by Thales Alenia Space, a joint venture of Thales SA and Finmeccanica SpA . Once in orbit, the five-ton (4,500-kg) satellite, known as ...

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  3. Ar EditorialWHY You Don't Need Health Care ReformRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | American Reporter

    It's even harder to believe that the night of July 20, 1969, when Neil Armstrong stepped onto the moon's surface, marked the high point of the American space program. Sure, NASA has accomplished many things since the Apollo moon missions - Skylab, the deep space probes Pioneer and Voyager, the joint Apollo-Soyuz missions, the Viking probes to Mars, the Space Shuttle, the Hubble Space Telescope, the International Space Station - but nothing has truly captured the imagination of Americans quite like the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo missions.

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  4. Scary! Astronauts screen 'Gravity' in spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... And Snowpiercer isn't the best choice if you're about to ride a train. But when the astronauts on the International Space Station decided to have a movie night, they made a truly terrifying selection: Gravity . Nerves of steel are basically a ...

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  5. And the Worst Federal Agency to Work at IsaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Instapundit

    ... problems over the past several months, and the Department of Labor. On the opposite end, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and the Department of State ranked the highest. The 2014 questionnaire received more than 400,000 responses. ...

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  6. Astronaut tweets pristine photo of San Francisco from spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SFGate

    Scott Kelly, an astronaut who recently embarked on an unusally lengthy mission in space, tweeted a perfectly clear shot of San Francisco on Monday. "#SanFrancisco.

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  7. Bothell company develops a way to recycle plastic in outer spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Business Journal

    When the International Space Station gets a shipment of new equipment, it's often wrapped in bubble wrap. And, as much fun as the bubbles are for astronauts to pop, a Bothell company may have an even higher use for the plastic material in space.

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  8. Kids find their way to earth and skyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Star

    ... his mother, Shannon, works at Ruth Patrick Science Education Center. Children and their parents watched a video on the space station. They learned how large it is and how more than 30 shuttle trips were needed to deliver the parts. Space walkers and ...

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  9. Hubble Telescope Celebrates 25 Years In SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Chemical & Engineering News

    ... game-changing discoveries that have cemented Hubble's place as one of the technological marvels of the modern space age. Hubble was launched 25 years ago on April 24, 1990. No spacecraft's birthday has been so elaborately feted: In recent weeks, ...

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  10. Researcher: Duke Study on Global Warming Slowdown Half RightRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | News Max

    ... of climate data embedded in the natural record, in the form of chemical isotope traces, said Casey, president of the Space and Science Research Corporation and a former White House national space policy adviser. What they found is that global ...

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  11. Sebastian Shakespeare: Sir Richard Brandson's granddaughter is a...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... babysuit sporting the Virgin Galactic logo. Writes Sam: 'A future Virgin Galactic astronaut testing out her first space suit!' Despite Sir Richard's repeated defence of his much-maligned space-flight programme, some industry experts remain sceptical ...

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  12. 45th Space Wing successfully launches first-ever Turkmenistan satelliteRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Missileer

    For the second time in an 14-day span, the U.S. Air Force's 45th Space Wing conducted another successful launch on the Eastern Range from Launch Complex 40 April 27, 2015 at 7:03 p.m. EDT. 4/27/2015 - CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla.

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  13. SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Launches Turkmenistan's First-Ever SatelliteRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | SPACE.com

    The private spaceflight company SpaceX launched the first-ever satellite for Turkmenistan into orbit Monday evening , marking the second space mission in less than two weeks for the firm's Falcon 9 rocket. The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station at 7:03 p.m. EDT to deliver the Turkmenlem52E/MonacoSat communications satellite into orbit, after a 49-minute delay caused by cloudy conditions.

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  14. Astronaut Scott Kelly Tweets Picture Of The San Francisco Bay Area From SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [] SAN FRANCISCO - Don't bother looking up but Astronaut Scott Kelly aboard the International Space Station just snapped our picture. Kelly is spending a historic year in space on the ISS.

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  15. Space Congress returns to Cape CanaveralRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Central Ohio

    Started in the Apollo era, the Space Congress once drew more than 1,000 aerospace industry professionals from around the country and even internationally to Cocoa Beach and Cape Canaveral for panel discussions and exchanges of technical papers. But over the past decade, for reasons no one is entirely sure about, the event stopped being held regularly.

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  16. These Are the Tech Trends Government Might Not Be Ready ForRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Government Executive

    ... data to find potential terrorists, and NASA scientists are using machine learning to help astronauts prevent errors in space. "Siloed data and data ownership can make it difficult for public sector organizations to harness amplified intelligence . . ...

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  17. June 2015: Apollo 13's Jim Lovell in his own wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Astronomy

    ... to be a lot of nothingness out there between the planets, the stars, and the galaxies in the universe, just empty space. But is all that blackness really empty? In "The nature of empty space," Contributing Editor Bob Berman explores the history to ...

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  18. Astronauts on Space Station Get First Zero-Gravity ViewscreenRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SPACE.com

    Movie nights on board the International Space Station have just received a major upgrade with the launch of the first-ever projection screen designed for use in microgravity. Previously limited to watching movies on laptop computer screens, or more recently, on iPads, the astronauts and cosmonauts spending six months to a year on the space station can now float back and relax as movies play on a unique, ambient-light-rejecting, zero-gravity screen .

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  19. Monday's SpaceX launch was a successful historic moment for this small Central Asian countryRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... countries in the world." The satellite, which the Turkmenistan government hired aerospace company Thales Alenia Space to design and build, will improve television and radio broadcast across the country. SpaceX has not had any direct contact with the ...

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  20. NASA is about to solve a major mystery about dwarf planet CeresRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... and gamma ray detector will hopefully reveal what the weird bright spots are. Last year astronomers at the European Space Agency peered at Ceres with the Herschel telescope and determined that the planet is actually surrounded by a thin layer of ...

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