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07.25.15
Earth's orbiting observatories and their literally awesome images
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07.25.15

Earth's orbiting observatories and their literally awesome images

While other missions tour the solar system, high powered space observatories gaze into the cosmos from Earth's orbit.

By J. Turi,   07.25.15
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07.21.15
Scientists use lasers to find out why astronauts have bad skin
07.21.15

Scientists use lasers to find out why astronauts have bad skin

Lasers help scientists investigate the thin skin of long-term space dwellers.

By J. Turi,   07.21.15
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07.20.15
Philae comet lander goes silent once again
07.20.15

Philae comet lander goes silent once again

It looks like the Philae comet lander's moment in the sun was short-lived. Just weeks after gettin...

By J. Fingas,   07.20.15
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06.29.15
The Big Picture: Nitrogen-rich star left a beautiful corpse
06.29.15

The Big Picture: Nitrogen-rich star left a beautiful corpse

A small minority of enormous stars explode in a fiery supernova after they run out of fuel and col...

By S. Dent,   06.29.15
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06.25.15
NASA takes to the sea to test new space tools
06.25.15

NASA takes to the sea to test new space tools

What's the best way to simulate the conditions of outer space here on Earth? Go to the bottom of t...

By M. Moon,   06.25.15
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06.23.15
Rosetta comet probe will continue its mission until September 2016
06.23.15

Rosetta comet probe will continue its mission until September 2016

The Rosetta comet probe just got a new lease on life... if not a terribly long one. The European S...

By J. Fingas,   06.23.15
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06.14.15
Europe's Philae comet lander finally wakes up
06.14.15

Europe's Philae comet lander finally wakes up

After seven months of not-so-voluntary deep sleep, the comet lander Philae has finally woken up in...

By J. Fingas,   06.14.15
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06.12.15
Europe's space agency is still looking for the Philae comet lander
06.12.15

Europe's space agency is still looking for the Philae comet lander

The European Space Agency apparently hasn't given up on Philae that's currently hibernating on com...

By M. Moon,   06.12.15
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06.05.15
How an astronaut shook hands with someone on Earth from space
06.05.15

How an astronaut shook hands with someone on Earth from space

NASA astronaut Terry Virts is part of the current ISS crew, while ESA telerobotics specialist Andr...

By M. Moon,   06.05.15
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