Spaceexploration

10.03.12
NASA's Curiosity rover checks in on Foursquare, gives Mars its first mayor
10.03.12

NASA's Curiosity rover checks in on Foursquare, gives Mars its first mayor

Yes, seriously. NASA announced on Wednesday that its Curiosity rover had "checked in" on Mars via...

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09.28.12
NASA's Curiosity rover finds ancient streambed on Mars, evidence of 'vigorous' water flow
09.28.12

NASA's Curiosity rover finds ancient streambed on Mars, evidence of 'vigorous' water flow

Curiosity may have spent a while limbering up for the mission ahead, but now it's found evidence o...

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09.09.12
Space Shuttle Endeavour hitching a ride atop a 747 to its new home on September 17
09.09.12

Space Shuttle Endeavour hitching a ride atop a 747 to its new home on September 17

Space Shuttles Discovery and Enterprise have already settled into their new homes, and now Endeavo...

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09.07.12
NASA's Voyager 1 marks 35th anniversary of its launch, gets photo retrospective in tribute
09.07.12

NASA's Voyager 1 marks 35th anniversary of its launch, gets photo retrospective in tribute

It's hard to believe at times that the Voyager 1 probe is older than many of us reading this artic...

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08.30.12
NASA completes successful parachute drop simulation for Orion spacecraft
08.30.12

NASA completes successful parachute drop simulation for Orion spacecraft

NASA has always used the desert as its own personal playground, and we'd imagine that its team had...

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08.25.12
Pioneering astronaut Neil Armstrong dies at 82
08.25.12

Pioneering astronaut Neil Armstrong dies at 82

It's a story that we hoped we'd never have to report. Neil Armstrong, the first man to set foot on...

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08.21.12
Curiosity rover flaunts its battle scar, wind sensor is bruised (but not broken)
08.21.12

Curiosity rover flaunts its battle scar, wind sensor is bruised (but not broken)

You can't win 'em all. Such is the case with the Curiosity rover, anyway, as diagnostics have reve...

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08.17.12
Scientists create simulation of the universe, reenact 14 billion years in a few months (video)
08.17.12

Scientists create simulation of the universe, reenact 14 billion years in a few months (video)

Are animations of Curiosity's Mars landing not enough to feed your space exploration appetite? Try...

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08.15.12
Curiosity survives brain transplant, prepares for first drive
08.15.12

Curiosity survives brain transplant, prepares for first drive

If you thought your OTA update took too long, how about four days? That's how long the Curiosity "...

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