Deepspace

08.16.17
Optical laser uses shockwaves to peer inside distant planets
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Optical laser uses shockwaves to peer inside distant planets

It has as much kick as 17 Teslas discharging their batteries in a second.

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04.04.17
Boeing's deep space habitat could be home for Mars astronauts
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Boeing's deep space habitat could be home for Mars astronauts

It will stay in cislunar space and could serve as home base for manned Martian missions.

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07.31.16
Deep space travel might play havoc with your heart
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Deep space travel might play havoc with your heart

A study finds that Apollo astronauts have been more likely than most to die of heart disease.

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06.04.16
ICYMI: Raining tiny satellites and the laundry-folding machine
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ICYMI: Raining tiny satellites and the laundry-folding machine

Saving all of you who'd rather wear wrinkly clothes than ever fold something properly.

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11.19.15
NASA's growing flowers on the ISS for the first time
11.19.15

NASA's growing flowers on the ISS for the first time

Following upon its initial successes with lettuce back in August, NASA astronauts aboard the Inter...

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04.08.15
NASA needs lightweight spacecraft materials to explore the universe
04.08.15

NASA needs lightweight spacecraft materials to explore the universe

While NASA has been able to go where it wants using existing materials for spacecraft, lightweight...

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06.06.14
Hubble's latest deep field imagery is the most colorful picture of the universe we've ever taken
06.06.14

Hubble's latest deep field imagery is the most colorful picture of the universe we've ever taken

Want to feel amazed, isolated and inspired all at the same time? Look to the stars. From here on E...

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05.07.14
NASA investigates how to keep crew healthy during deep space missions
05.07.14

NASA investigates how to keep crew healthy during deep space missions

Now that we're this close to sending humans to Mars, NASA thought it best to start preparing for o...

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