Spacecraft

11.30.16
It's the beginning of the end for NASA's Cassini spacecraft
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It's the beginning of the end for NASA's Cassini spacecraft

Before it crashes into Saturn in September 2017, Cassini will show us the planet's rings like never before.

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11.23.16
NASA says Ceres' brightest crater is made of salt
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NASA says Ceres' brightest crater is made of salt

The material was left behind by liquid that seeped from underground.

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08.22.16
NASA regains contact with spacecraft after a 2-year silence
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NASA regains contact with spacecraft after a 2-year silence

It's finally talking to its STEREO-B probe after an ill-fated test in 2014.

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04.27.16
SpaceX wants to land on Mars as early as 2018
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SpaceX wants to land on Mars as early as 2018

An unmanned Dragon capsule could touch down on the planet in just a couple of years.

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