Space

02.17.17
Watch a SpaceX Falcon 9 take off from NASA's historic launch pad (updated)
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Watch a SpaceX Falcon 9 take off from NASA's historic launch pad (updated)

The Falcon 9 flight will be carrying the Raven autonomous rendezvous module to the ISS.

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02.17.17
Dawn probe spots organic materials on dwarf planet Ceres
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Dawn probe spots organic materials on dwarf planet Ceres

NASA scientists also believe they're native to the dwarf planet.

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02.16.17
NASA crowdsources better ways to poop in spacesuits
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NASA crowdsources better ways to poop in spacesuits

The Space Poop Challenge sought a better solution for handling human waste.

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02.16.17
NASA wants to send humans aboard the first SLS flight
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NASA wants to send humans aboard the first SLS flight

It could accelerate the timeline of sending humans back to the moon and to Mars.

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02.14.17
Scientists release huge set of exoplanet-detecting observations
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Scientists release huge set of exoplanet-detecting observations

The dataset contains two decades' worth of measurements made by Keck's HiRES instrument.

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02.13.17
Dwarf star's atmosphere holds the ingredients for life
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Dwarf star's atmosphere holds the ingredients for life

It hints that the conditions for life could be more common than you think.

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