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  1. Cosmic Fireworks: A Supernova Feast And Google+ Hangout For Chandra's 15th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Universe Today

    A collection of supernova remnant images from the Chandra X-Ray Observatory marking its 15th anniversary in space.


  2. Watch Live As Underwater Astronauts Drill Into The Ocean FloorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Universe Today

    ... of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), NASA astronauts Jeanette Epps and Mark Vande Hei, and European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Thomas Pesquet. "Today, during EVA tasks, Aki and Jeanette will deploy the boom, set up the core drill, and ...


  3. Planetary science review to be released soonRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Space Politics

    ... in another senior review. The NASA astrophysics senior review, released in May, recommended terminating the Spitzer Space Telescope unless there was a way to reduce its costs to fit within constrained budgets. On Monday, NASA announced that Spitzer ...


  4. How Apollo 11 almost crashedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... knew the scope of the dangers that the crew faced. These were no longer theoretical; they were being played out in space at that very moment. Key players in the landing of Apollo 11 , including Kranz, related the stakes to me these many decades ...


  5. Japanese Artist Snaps Mind-Bending Go-Pro Photos of Bonsais in SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Inhabitat

    Over the past few years, a number of people have sent objects into space via giant helium balloons.


  6. NASA's Fermi finds a 'transformer' pulsarRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... fivefold in gamma rays, the most powerful form of light, according to measurements by NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope. These artist's renderings show one model of pulsar J1023 before (top) and after (bottom) its radio beacon (green) vanished. ...


  7. Sierra Nevada Corporation Completes Major Dream Chaser NASA CCiCap MilestoneRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... Dream Chaser is a safe, robust, and reliable spacecraft," said Mark N. Sirangelo, corporate vice president of SNC's Space Systems. "These crucial validations are vital steps in our Critical Design Review and in showing that we have a very advanced ...


  8. Exoplanet with longest year discoveredRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Unexplained Mysteries

    Named Kepler421-b, the distant world is located approximately 1,040 light years away and was discovered using observations from NASA's Kepler Space Telescope.


  9. Astronauts to Test Free-Flying 'Housekeeper' RobotsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Wireless Design & Development

    Inspired by science fiction, three bowling ball-size free-flying Synchronized Position Hold, Engage, Reorient, Experimental Satellites have been flying inside the International Space Station since 2006.


  10. Google+ Hangout today shares secrets of the universe from Chandra X-ray telescopeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Got a little time this afternoon to learn some secrets of the universe? Join four scientists online in a Google+ Hangout celebrating the Chandra Space Telescope's 15th anniversary in orbit.


  11. Threatened Spitzer Telescope Gets NASA Nod For Extension, Subject To Congress FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Universe Today

    Artist's concept of NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope surrounded by examples of exoplanets it has looked at.


  12. NASA Orion Space Capsule Has Surprising BrainRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | InformationWeek

    New manned spacecraft will use a flight computer adapted from jetliners for deep space missions to the asteroids and Mars.


  13. 3 Reasons We Don't Need Federal CIOsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | InformationWeek

    ... "boutique" applications, and other point technology Linda Cureton is the former CIO of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and is now CEO of Muse Technologies, Inc., specializing in IT transformation. Her company helps ...


  14. Making optical cables out of air could boost communication in spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | GigaOM

    ... on Earth where laying fiber optic cables is extremely difficult, or places where it actually is impossible like space. NASA is already experimenting with laser communication between the International Space Station and Earth . The technique could ...


  15. First Exoplanet Discovered Beyond the "Snow Line"Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Universe Today

    ... type K star about 1,000 light-years from Earth. Image Credit: David A. Aguilar (CfA) Data from NASA's crippled Kepler space telescope has unleashed a windfall of hot Jupiters - sizzling gas giants that circle their host star within days - and only a ...


  16. Canada's space-bound laser has eyes for asteroidRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    ... a new version of that instrument will be sent to map something slightly trickier - the asteroid Bennu, a carbon-rich space rock with a fascinating, if slightly menacing, biography. Thursday's demonstration was the backdrop for Treasury Board ...


  17. Newly Discovered Planet Has Longest Yearly RotationRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Escapist

    ... the exoplanet is located about 1,000 light-years from Earth in the constellation Lyra. It was spotted by NASA's Kepler space telescope- adding 421b to a long list over 1,000 alien planets the spacecraft has discovered to date. So far, the majority ...


  18. Is Antarctica Really Getting Icier? New Study Raises QuestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Live Science

    ... [ Album: Stunning Photos of Antarctic Ice ] Eisenman's view is contested, not least by the scientist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, who developed the algorithm that is being criticized in the new study. "The apparent ...


  19. India's maiden Mars mission covers 80 pct of its journey: Indian space agencyRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | People's Daily Online

    India's maiden Mars mission has covered about 80 per cent of its journey, the state-owned Indian Space Research Organisation said on Tuesday.


  20. Dr. Andrew Cross Named President of NewTekRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... ESPN Radio, Fox Sports, MTV, TWiT.TV, USA TODAY, Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and more than 80% of the U.S. Fortune 100. NewTek is privately owned and based in San Antonio, Texas. ...