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A ridge that follows the equator of Saturn's moon Iapetus gives it the appearance of a giant walnut.
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The OSIRIS-REx mission has the unique challenge of visiting asteroid Bennu , characterizing it at global and local scales, then selecting the best site on the asteroid surface to acquire a sample for return to Earth.
11 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
This bombshell was dropped Tuesday by NASA Administrator Charles Bolden at the Humans 2 Mars Summit in Foggy Bottom.
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While spiders were busy spinning webs in space, researchers on Earth weaved their knowledge of this activity into educational materials to inspire and motivate students.
It was an event in Hancock County that could one day send men further into space than ever before.
The future of manned spaceflight is coming into focus. Whether it's through NASA's Orion program, its partnerships with private companies or in the form of the quick, space-immersion experiences that Virgin Galatic's SpaceshipTwo spaceships are soon to offer.
NASA astronauts Rick Mastracchio and Steve Swanson work outside the International Space Station to replace a dead computer during a spacewalk on April 23, 2014.
Two U.S. astronauts floated outside the International Space Station on Wednesday to replace a failed computer that serves as a backup to critical control systems, including the outpost's solar panel wings.
Chris Hadfield knows all about spacewalking, piloting a fighter jet, and living on the ocean floor.
Probiotic pioneer Yakult's little bottles are to feature in a 6-year, gravity-free study at the International Space Station .
Deadly space rocks big enough to destroy a city hit the Earth much more often than thought - perhaps as often as once a century, according to new calculations by a non-profit group devoted to preventing Space rocks big enough to destroy a city hit the Earth much more often than thought, according to an estimate by a private group devoted to ... (more)
An Oklahoma inmate's execution set for Tuesday was canceled following a stay order that the state Supreme Court handed down a day earlier, a spokesman for the state Department of Corrections said.
Today, April 22, 2014 is Earth Day, and what better way to celebrate than taking a look at our home planet from space.
As astronomers discover more Earth-like planets in the universe, it could provide the impetus for a new Age of Discovery.
Of all the questions kids have about astronauts and outer space, perhaps there's one that's not often addressed.
Allyson and 20 of her classmates at Dixon Elementary School got the opportunity to talk to Dr. Koichi Wakata, commander of the International Space Station .