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03.09.17
New NASA budget focuses almost exclusively on space
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New NASA budget focuses almost exclusively on space

The agency gets more money, but the future of Earth science programs is in doubt.

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04.23.16
NASA pours $67 million into solar electric spacecraft engines
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NASA pours $67 million into solar electric spacecraft engines

It wants super-efficient power for missions headed to asteroids and Mars.

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03.25.15
NASA's asteroid capture mission is a testbed for trips to Mars
03.25.15

NASA's asteroid capture mission is a testbed for trips to Mars

NASA is finally done assessing its two options for the Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM). Its final...

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12.18.14
NASA delays 'capture the asteroid' plan until next year
12.18.14

NASA delays 'capture the asteroid' plan until next year

Now that the ESA has landed on a comet, NASA wants to do them one better: capture an entire astero...

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06.22.14
NASA wants to launch its asteroid capture mission in 2019
06.22.14

NASA wants to launch its asteroid capture mission in 2019

NASA's plans to snag an asteroid just got a little more concrete. The space agency has narrowed do...

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04.02.14
NASA's game collaboration lets you steer asteroids without leaving home
04.02.14

NASA's game collaboration lets you steer asteroids without leaving home

Kerbal Space Program is the closest you'll get to running a space agency. The game lets you build...

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