Space

07.22.16
NASA astronauts head underwater to simulate Mars missions
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NASA astronauts head underwater to simulate Mars missions

The year's NEEMO training will focus on preparing for deep space and Martian missions.

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07.21.16
NASA releases a year-long look at the sunlit face of the Earth
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NASA releases a year-long look at the sunlit face of the Earth

In the past, only astronauts had the opportunity to see it.

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07.21.16
NASA institute will find ways to protect astronauts' health
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NASA institute will find ways to protect astronauts' health

The agency teamed up with the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.

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07.21.16
Hubble study finds two potentially habitable exoplanets
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Hubble study finds two potentially habitable exoplanets

A pair of nearby planets offer rocky surfaces and dense atmospheres.

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07.20.16
NASA tests composite material for lightweight rockets
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NASA tests composite material for lightweight rockets

The scientists broke an eight-foot-tall barrel with a 900,000-pound-load for science.

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07.20.16
Pluto stamp earns world record for traveling 3 billion miles
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Pluto stamp earns world record for traveling 3 billion miles

That's one well-traveled 1.5-inch x 1-inch piece of paper.

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