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4 hrs ago | Space Ref
The next crew to launch to the International Space Station , including NASA astronaut Barry "Butch" Wilmore, will participate in a NASA Television news conference and media interviews Wednesday, July 16, at the agency's Johnson Space Center in Houston.
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4 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle
The Federal Aviation Administration's "Record of Decision," issued today, allows SpaceX to apply for a license to build a launch site at Boca Chica beach, near Brownsville.
5 hrs ago | ZDNet
Some people had doubted that Voyager 1, launched in 1977 to explore Jupiter and Saturn, actually reached interstellar space in 2013.
8 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal
"Extant" : If Sandra Bullock can rocket off into outer space, why not Halle Berry? In this suspenseful, futuristic "event" series, the Oscar winner plays an astronaut, who, after a 13-month solo mission, struggles to reconnect with her family, which includes a creepy little robot boy.
11 hrs ago | SFGate
The life of American astronaut Buzz Aldrin is marked by major accomplishments. He was the second man to walk on the moon, graduated at the top of his class from West Point, and is the author of numerous books, including his latest, " Mission to Mars ," in which the rocket scientist outlines his vision for the future of space travel.
12 hrs ago | Russia Taday
Russia has launched the ecologically clean Angara rocket from the Plesetsk military N osmodrome in Russia's north on the second try.
16 hrs ago | Science Daily
Processes that shaped the ridges and troughs on the surface of Jupiter's icy moon Ganymede are likely similar to tectonic processes seen on Earth, according to a team of researchers.
When Atlantis blasted off from Kennedy Space Center at 11:29 a.m. three years ago Tuesday, commander Chris Ferguson's watch began marking the time on NASA's final shuttle mission.
Three people were injured on Tuesday in an electrical accident at the New York City pier where the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is located, fire officials said.
When our pals at the Two-Way wrote last month that engineers had finally come up with a way to brew some good Italian espresso at the International Space Station, we were thoroughly intrigued.
The Saturn V rocket carrying the Apollo 11 spaceflight is launched from the Kennedy Space Center on July 16, 1969 in this handout photo courtesy of NASA.
The quest to save the ISEE-3 - a long-lost NASA probe launched in the disco era and abandoned in the dot-com boom - might just succeed.
The Suomi-NPP satellite captured this image of the super typhoon churning toward Okinawa and southern Japan on July 7, 2014, at 4:55 Universal Time .
Say hello to the next generation of space cowboys. This week, private aerospace firm FireFly Space Systems in Austin, Texas, revealed the design of the FireFly Alpha , a shiny new vehicle that aims to launch lightweight satellites at low cost.
CBS is setting off some post-Independence Day fireworks with "Extant" , a splashy 13-episode sci-fi thriller starring Halle Berry.
Atlantis sits on the launch pad in July 2011 ahead of the final launch of the space shuttle program, STS-135.
NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft has experienced a new "tsunami wave" from the sun as it sails through interstellar space.
Updated: Wed Jul 09, 2014 06:07 pm
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