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05.24.17
Doomed Mars lander wasn't equipped for supersonic conditions
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Doomed Mars lander wasn't equipped for supersonic conditions

Conditions during the Mars descent were more severe than anyone expected.

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04.15.17
Watch the ESA trace 2 million stars' journey across the skies
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Watch the ESA trace 2 million stars' journey across the skies

Our descendants sure won't see the same constellations we do.

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12.21.16
The Earth's core has a 'jet stream' of molten iron
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The Earth's core has a 'jet stream' of molten iron

European scientists discovered the fast-flowing stream thanks to a trio of satellites.

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10.27.16
EU and ESA sign deal to keep ahead of global space competition
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EU and ESA sign deal to keep ahead of global space competition

Space programs in China and India are advancing quickly.

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08.12.16
The European Space Agency will land on Mars in October
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The European Space Agency will land on Mars in October

The Schiaparelli module is on a brief mission to study the planet's electrical fields.

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