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12.14.16
NASA to test a tiny parachute for spacecraft re-entry in 2017 (update)
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NASA to test a tiny parachute for spacecraft re-entry in 2017 (update)

The parachute called Exo-Brake gives small satellites a way to return to Earth without burning up.

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12.13.16
Japanese cargo ship set to dock with the ISS at 4:30 AM ET
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Japanese cargo ship set to dock with the ISS at 4:30 AM ET

A welcome site after Russia's Progress 65 blew up en route to the station.

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11.25.16
NASA says the ISS' inflatable module is doing great
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NASA says the ISS' inflatable module is doing great

Here's what the agency learned about the module in six months' time.

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