A new video gives a bird's-eye view of the ancient lake bed that NASA's next Mars rover will scour for signs of long-dead lif...
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A Rocket Lab Electron booster carrying 13 NASA satellites, including 10 cubesats for agency's Educational Launch of Nanosatel...
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NASA's InSight Mars lander, as seen by the HiRISE camera aboard NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/ ...
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In mid-December 2018, the 2018 Geminid meteor shower peaked in what was the best meteor shower of the year. See amazing photos of the 2018 Geminids in our photo gallery here. In Thhis image, the Gemin...
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Japan's pioneering asteroid hoppers have finally gotten names. The tiny explorers made history in September when they deploye...
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"SpaceShipTwo, welcome to space," reads a triumphant tweet from Virgin Galactic posted during today's successful test flight ...
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The Geminid meteor shower has already peaked — but you still have time to try to catch sight of what will likely be the best ...
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Virgin Galactic just brought human spaceflight back to American soil after a seven-year hiatus, and other private companies a...
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A diffuse fog in the southern sky, the Small Magellanic Cloud (SMC) is one of our Milky Way galaxy's closest neighbors. Becau...
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The California-based startup Rocket Lab will launch 10 tiny satellites into orbit for NASA tonight, and you can watch it all ...
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This artist's illustration shows a giant cloud of hydrogen streaming off the warm, Neptune-size planet GJ 3470b. Intense radi...
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As a Jupiter-size world swings around its small but active star, bombarded by radiation, the planet leaves behind a tail of e...
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