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Three-man crew launches to space station as U.S. steps up research
REUTERS CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - A trio of astronauts from the United States, Russia... 7 minutes
Watch Live Today! New Crew Headed to ISS, Docking Webcast @ 5:15 pm ET
SPACE.COM NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik, ESA astronaut Paolo Nespoli and Russian cosmonaut Sergey Ryazanskiy will take a 6-hour trip to the... 9 minutes
Veteran 3-Man Crew Launches to International Space Station
SPACE.COM Months of anticipation have finally culminated in the successful launch of three experienced new crewmembers up toward the International Space Station. 9 minutes
A Soyuz space capsule carrying an American, a Russian and an Italian blasts off for the International Space Station.
ABC NEWS A Soyuz space capsule carrying an American, a Russian and... 26 minutes
Space capsule with 3 astronauts blasts off to orbiting lab
ABC NEWS Soyuz capsule with 3 astronauts blasts off to International Space Station 26 minutes
Watch Live Now! Soyuz Rocket Launches New Crew to ISS
SPACE.COM NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik, ESA astronaut Paolo Nespoli and Russian cosmonaut Sergey Ryazanskiy will take a 6-hour trip to the International Space Station Friday (July 28), launching on... 57 minutes
NASA Downplaying Earth Science Cuts While Hoping for Reversal
SPACE.COM As Senate appropriators prepare to mark up a NASA spending bill, agency officials are both downplaying the effects of proposed cuts on its Earth science program while also hoping the... 2 hours
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CBC A team of NASA-funded scientists chasing the moon's shadow in retrofitted WB-57F jet planes will experience a total solar eclipse... 2 hours
NASA sees Hilary weaken to Tropical Storm status
PHYS.ORG NASA's Aqua satellite provided infrared imagery Hurricane Hilary that showed it weakening. Within 12 hours the storm weakened to a tropical storm. 2 hours
Image: Hubble's cosmic atlas
PHYS.ORG This beautiful clump of glowing gas, dark dust and glittering stars is the spiral galaxy NGC 4248, located about 24 million light-years away in the constellation of Canes Venatici (The Hunting Dogs). 2 hours
NASA's Aqua satellite tracking Typhoon Noru in northwestern Pacific
PHYS.ORG NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Typhoon Noru in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean as the storm continued moving toward the southwest and remaining far from the big island of Japan. 2 hours
NASA's Aqua satellite tracks Typhoon Nesat headed toward Taiwan
PHYS.ORG NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Typhoon Nesat as the storm continued moving north toward Taiwan. 2 hours
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TechCrunch  Chat fiction apps are among some of the most popular in the App Store,... 2 hours
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THE VERGE This morning, a trio of astronauts will make their way to the International Space Station, launching on top of a Russian Soyuz rocket from... 2 hours
Watch Live Now! New Crew Launches to Space Station @ 11:41 am ET
SPACE.COM NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik, ESA astronaut Paolo Nespoli and Russian cosmonaut Sergey Ryazanskiy will take a 6-hour trip to the International Space... 2 hours
iranian rocket launch draws u s complaint Iranian rocket launch draws U.S. complaint
SPACE NEWS A Simorgh rocket, reportedly based on North Korea's Unha vehicle, launched from a new facility, the Imam Khomeini Space Center in Iran. The U.S.... 3 hours
Research Sheds New Light on Venus’ Superrotating Atmosphere
SCI-NEWS.COM A team of researchers led by JAXA’s Institute of Space and Astronautical Science has discovered unexpected patterns of slow motion... 3 hours
Planetary defense campaign will use real asteroid for the first time
PHYS.ORG For the first time, NASA will use an actual space rock for a tabletop exercise simulating an asteroid impact in a densely populated area. The asteroid,... 4 hours
Watch Live Today! New Crew Launches to Space Station @ 11:41 am ET
SPACE.COM NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik, ESA astronaut Paolo Nespoli and Russian cosmonaut Sergey Ryazanskiy will take a 6-hour trip to the International Space... 5 hours
New Space Station Crew Launches on Soyuz Rocket Today: Watch It Live
SPACE.COM A trio of new crewmembers will launch toward the International Space Station (ISS) this morning (July 28), and you can watch the liftoff live. 5 hours
Aalto-1 satellite sends first image
PHYS.ORG Launched on the morning of 23 June from India, the Aalto-1 satellite's first month in space has gone according to plan. 6 hours
Astronomers may have found an exomoon, and Hubble is going to check
SCIENCE-NEWS A distant object may be the first exomoon detected. 7 hours
Image: Haze on the Saturn horizon
PHYS.ORG This false-color view from NASA's Cassini spacecraft gazes toward the rings beyond Saturn's sunlit horizon. Along the limb (the planet's edge) at left can be seen a thin, detached haze. This haze vanishes toward the right... 7 hours
Eclipse balloons to study effect of Mars-like environment on life
PHYS.ORG Steps forward in the search for life beyond Earth can be as simple as sending a balloon into the sky. In one of the most unique and extensive... 7 hours
nasa scientists will chase solar eclipse in fighter jets NASA scientists will chase solar eclipse in fighter jets
CBC A team of NASA-funded scientists chasing the moon's shadow in retrofitted WB-57F jet planes will experience a total... 8 hours
elon musk names yet another launch date for spacex s falcon heavy rocket Elon Musk names yet another launch date for SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket
THE VERGE Late Thursday night, Elon Musk tweeted that SpaceX’s next big rocket — the Falcon Heavy — will make its inaugural flight this November. It’s... 12 hours
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TechCrunch  Falcon Heavy, the high-capacity rocket created by SpaceX designed for bringing very large loads to orbit... 14 hours
NASA's moon rover will mine for water in the dark video - CNET
CNET NASA computer scientists are teaching exploration and mining robots to navigate planets in the dark. NASA Ames Research Center scientists showed off... 19 hours
Astronauts on the Space Station Will See the Solar Eclipse 3 Times (Video)
SPACE.COM When the Great American Solar Eclipse sweeps across the continental U.S. on Aug. 21, astronauts aboard the International Space Station will have... 19 hours
Watch Live Friday! New Crew Launches to International Space Station
SPACE.COM NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik, ESA astronaut Paolo Nespoli and Russian cosmonaut Sergey Ryazanskiy take a 6-hour journey to the International Space Station, launching on a Soyuz spacecraft at... 20 hours
senate restores funding for nasa earth science and satellite servicing programs Senate restores funding for NASA Earth science and satellite servicing programs
SPACE NEWS An appropriations bill approved by a Senate committee July 27 would restore funding for... 21 hours
Venom Docking Station makes charging multiple Xbox One controllers a breeze
Windows Central Venom's Docking Station for Xbox One is an awesome, affordable accessory that makes it simple to charge multiple controllers and get on with your game. There's... 21 hours
Hubble Spies Cosmic ‘David and Goliath’ in Gravitational Dance
SCI-NEWS.COM This image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope features two stunning galaxies — the compact elliptical galaxy NGC... 21 hours
NASA delays satellite launch to replace damaged antenna
ABC NEWS NASA has delayed the launch of a communications satellite by more than two weeks to replace a damaged antenna 23 hours
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THE VERGE Private spaceflight startup Astrobotic has secured a rocket to launch its lunar spacecraft for the first time. The company’s Peregrine Lunar Lander — designed... 24 hours
NASA's Aqua satellite catches Typhoon Noru's 10 mile-wide eye
PHYS.ORG NASA's Aqua satellite provided a look at the eye of Typhoon Noru as it continued to track west in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean. The eye appeared to be about 10... 24 hours
NASA-NOAA satellite spots Tropical Storm Nesat being sheared
PHYS.ORG NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captured an image of Tropical Storm Nesat being affected by vertical wind shear as it parallels the east coast of the Philippines. 24 hours
NASA casts an infrared eye on Tropical Storm Irwin
PHYS.ORG Infrared imagery from NASA looked at cloud top temperatures in Tropical Storm Irwin and found the strongest storms in the system were west of its low-level center. 24 hours
For Record-Breaking Astronaut Peggy Whitson, Space Is Never Boring (Video)
SPACE.COM More than eight months after launching to Earth orbit, record-breaking NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson is still having a blast. 1 day
Iran claims launch of satellite-carrying rocket into space
PHYS.ORG Iran successfully launched its most advanced satellite-carrying rocket into space, the country's state media reported on Thursday, in what is likely the most significant step yet for the launch vehicle. 1 day
NASA delays satellite launch to replace damaged antenna
PHYS.ORG NASA has delayed the launch of a major communications satellite by more than two weeks to replace a damaged antenna. 1 day
Galactic David and Goliath
SCIENCE DAILY The gravitational dance between two galaxies in our local neighbourhood has led to intriguing visual features in both as witnessed in this new NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image. The tiny NGC 1510 and its colossal neighbour NGC 1512 are at... 1 day
iran launches satellite carrying rocket say state media Iran launches satellite-carrying rocket, say state media
CBC Iran has successfully launched a rocket carrying a satellite into space, the country's state media are reporting. 1 day
Galactic David and Goliath
PHYS.ORG The gravitational dance between two galaxies in our local neighbourhood has led to intriguing visual features in both as witnessed in this new NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image. The tiny NGC 1510 and its colossal neighbour NGC 1512 are at... 1 day
Image: Soyuz ready to roll
PHYS.ORG The Soyuz MS-05 spacecraft that will carry ESA astronaut Paolo Nespoli, NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik and Roscosmos commander Sergey Ryazansky to the International Space Station is now on the launch pad in Kazakhstan. 1 day
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TechCrunch  Sony’s lineup of full-frame mirrorless cameras are impressive, and have... 1 day
Today in Space! July 27, 1962: First Zero-G Cosmonaut Training on Soviet Jetliner
SPACE.COM Find out what happened on July 27, 1962, when two Russian cosmonauts boarded a Soviet airliner and experienced weightlessness without going to... 1 day
World's Smallest Satellites Launched into Orbit
LIVE SCIENCE The $100 million Breakthrough Starshot initiative has achieved what might prove to be a "Sputnik moment" in successfully lofting its first spacecraft — the smallest ever launched and operated in orbit. 1 day
Private Dream Chaser Space Plane Will Launch on Atlas V Rockets
SPACE.COM United Launch Alliance and Sierra Nevada Corp. have signed an agreement to use Atlas V rockets for the robotic Dream Chaser space plane's first two resupply... 1 day
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SPACE NEWS NASA announced July 26 that the launch of a communications satellite damaged during payload processing activities earlier this month has been rescheduled... 1 day
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SPACE NEWS Cameras recently installed on a NASA spacecraft designed to look for nearby exoplanets will be slightly out of... 1 day
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ESA Precision farming is set to become even more precise with a new camera drawing on satellite imaging. Thanks to research with ESA on new cameras, hyperspectral cameras flying... 1 day
Astronauts gear up for space with tough Russian training
PHYS.ORG Wearing helmets weighing 100 kilos, spinning in a centrifuge and exercising while weightless: Russian cosmonauts and astronauts from abroad have to undergo a gruelling training process before blasting off into... 1 day
one plant at a time One plant at a time
ESA Precision farming is set to become even more precise with a new camera drawing on satellite imaging. Thanks to research with ESA on new cameras, hyperspectral... 1 day
Senate Bill Finds Middle Ground for NASA Funding
SPACE.COM A Senate appropriations subcommittee approved a spending bill July 25 that would provide NASA with $19.5 billion, striking a middle ground between the administration’s original request and a more generous House bill. 1 day
Crunch Report | SEC Starts Regulating ICOs
TechCrunch Smallest spacecraft ever launched makes it into low-earth orbit, the SEC starts regulating ICOs and a new dating app only for verified... 2 days
Astrobotic's Private Moon Lander Will Launch in 2019
SPACE.COM A United Launch Alliance (ULA) rocket will send Astrobotic's private moon lander skyward on its first lunar mission in 2019, representatives of both companies announced today (July 26). 2 days
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ASTRO WATCH Comets that take more than 200 years to make one revolution around the sun are notoriously difficult to study. Because... 2 days
NASA tests to produce sonic booms on Florida coast in August
PHYS.ORG Scientific research at Kennedy Space Center could mean some loud booms along Canaveral National Seashore on Space Coast between New Smyrna Beach and Titusville next month,... 2 days
Astrobotic's Private Moon Lander Will Launch in 2019 on Atlas V Rocket
SPACE.COM A United Launch Alliance (ULA) rocket will send Astrobotic's private moon lander skyward on its first lunar mission in 2019, representatives of both companies... 2 days
NASA's Terra Satellite catches the end of Tropical Depression Kulap
PHYS.ORG NASA's Terra satellite passed over Tropical Depression Kulap as the storm was winding down in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean. Strong wind shear was affecting the storm as a... 2 days
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SPACE NEWS Satellite fleet operator Telesat, whose first two low-Earth orbit satellites launch later this year, says latency was the critical factor... 2 days
Reaching for the Stars, Breakthrough Sends Smallest-Ever Satellites into Orbit
SPACE.COM The $100 million Breakthrough Starshot initiative has achieved what might prove to be a "Sputnik moment" in successfully lofting its first spacecraft — the smallest ever launched and... 2 days
NASA sees Irwin before it weakened to a Tropical Storm
PHYS.ORG Irwin was still a hurricane when the NASA-NOAA Suomi NPP satellite passed over the Eastern Pacific Ocean on July 25. Eighteen hours later, Irwin weakened to a tropical... 2 days
NASA eyes compact Hurricane Hilary
PHYS.ORG When the NASA-NOAA Suomi NPP satellite passed over the Eastern Pacific Ocean on July 25 it captured a visible close-up of Hurricane Hilary. 2 days
NASA sees newly formed Tropical Storm Nesat near Philippines
PHYS.ORG Tropical Storm Nesat formed early on July 26 just east of the Philippines and NASA's Aqua satellite passed overhead gathering temperature data to determine the location of the most powerful... 2 days
NASA's webbcam shows Webb telescope chilling in Chamber A
PHYS.ORG The temperature of Chamber A at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston is steadily dropping, creating a frigid environment for NASA's James Webb Space Telescope that is in stark contrast... 2 days
NASA watching Typhoon Noru head west in Northwestern Pacific
PHYS.ORG NASA's Aqua satellite provided a near-infrared look at Typhoon Noru as it continued its western track at sea, far to the southeast of Japan. 2 days
Investigation tests new methods of water recycling in space
PHYS.ORG Sometimes the best solution to a complex problem is the simplest one. That's the approach that the Capillary Structures for Exploration Life Support (Capillary Structures) team took when designing the... 2 days
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TechCrunch  Working prototype versions of the smallest spacecraft ever conceived made it to orbit last month, hitching a ride... 2 days
Pink Ribbon to be 3D Printed on Space Station to Benefit Breast Cancer Research
SPACE.COM An Indy car driver's personal mission will tie together the International Space Station and breast cancer awareness using a zero-g... 2 days
Success! Engine for NASA's Space Launch System Megarocket Aces 3rd Test
SPACE.COM The Aerojete Rocketdyne RS-25 rocket engine for NASA's future megarocket, the Space Launch System, was test-fired for 8.5 minutes on Tuesday (July 25). 2 days
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SPACE NEWS NASA successfully tested an engine with a new computer that will be used on the Space Launch System.... 2 days
Ariane 6 & Vega C Rockets Will Secure Independent Space Access for Europe (Video)
SPACE.COM Ariane 6 launch facilities are under construction in French Guiana along the Vega rocket is getting a n will increase... 2 days
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ESA Human spaceflight image of the week: Soyuz is rolled out ahead of Vita mission launch 2 days
Image: Proba-V monitors African Sahel
PHYS.ORG ESA's Proba-V minisatellite reveals the seasonal changes in Africa's sub-Saharan Sahel, with the rainy season allowing vegetation to blossom between February (top) and September (bottom). 2 days
NASA's Venus chamber breaks record with completion of 80-day test
PHYS.ORG After an 80-day test at Venus surface conditions and a two-week cooling period, samples were removed from Glenn's Extreme Environments Rig (GEER) at NASA's Glenn Research Center in... 2 days
Today in Space! July 26, 2005: Space Shuttle Returns to Flight with STS-114
SPACE.COM Find out what happened on July 26, 2005, when space shuttle Discovery launched on the first "Return to Flight" mission following the... 2 days
Cassini Snaps Dazzling Photo of a 'Ring-Bow' in Saturn's Rings
SPACE.COM Saturn's glorious rings take center stage in a beautiful new photo by NASA's Cassini spacecraft. 2 days
NASA solves a drizzle riddle
PHYS.ORG A new NASA study shows that updrafts are more important than previously understood in determining what makes clouds produce drizzle instead of full-sized raindrops, overturning a common assumption. 2 days
Image: Spectacular aurora from orbit
PHYS.ORG Expedition 52 Flight Engineer Jack Fischer of NASA shared photos and time-lapse video of a glowing green aurora seen from his vantage point 250 miles up, aboard the International Space Station. 2 days
Protein crystals grown in microgravity could yield antidotes for nerve agents
PHYS.ORG On a balmy evening in early June, Space X launched the Falcon 9 rocket, which ferried the Dragon spacecraft toward the International Space Station (ISS). As... 2 days
Mathematics yields techniques for more accurate weather predictions
PHYS.ORG Weather forecasting is one of the most computationally challenging problems in science. Forecasts are produced by simulating a numerical model of the Earth's weather patterns and then predicting its future behaviours. For... 2 days
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ESA Technology image of the week: ESA’s Proba-V minisatellite shows vegetation bloom across the African Sahel with the coming of the rainy season 2 days
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ESA VIDEO If one’s good, two are better, and this is especially true when it comes to developing new applications for navsat systems like Galileo and... 2 days
Not Aliens: Weird Radio Signal from Star Likely Has Duller Explanation
LIVE SCIENCE A strange radio signal that seemed to emanate from a small nearby star probably came from Earth-orbiting satellites, astronomers said. 3 days
Senate spending panel would squeeze science agencies but exceed Trump request
Science Magazine Budgets of NSF, NASA, NIST, and NOAA would dip slightly in 2018 3 days
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SPACE NEWS A Senate appropriations subcommittee approved a spending bill July 25 that would provide NASA with $19.5 billion, striking a middle... 3 days
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SPACE.COM VIDEO The space agency is celebrating 70 years of aircraft testing by releasing a trove of old videos showing X-planes, lunar landers, and various space shuttles. 3 days
Monster iceberg breaks up in NASA satellite's infrared image - CNET
CNET NASA's Landsat 8 shows a massive Antarctic iceberg that calved this month is already splitting into pieces. 3 days
NASA mission surfs through waves in space to understand space weather
SCIENCE DAILY NASA's Van Allen Probes have observed a new population of space sound waves, called plasmaspheric hiss, which are important in removing high-energy particles from around Earth... 3 days
NASA's infrared view ofpPowerful storms surrounding Typhoon Noru's eye
PHYS.ORG NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Tropical Cyclone Noru and gathered infrared data on the cloud top temperatures which gave forecasters an idea of the powerful thunderstorms circling the eye. 3 days
NASA spots a waning Tropical Depression Kulap
PHYS.ORG Kulap is now a tropical depression moving through the Northwestern Pacific Ocean, and NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captured a visible light image of the diminishing storm. 3 days
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ASTRO WATCH European Space Agency’s (ESA) Gaia satellite is on a crucial... 3 days
NASA sees Tropical Storm Sonca making landfall in Vietnam
PHYS.ORG NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Tropical Storm Sonca as it began making landfall in Vietnam. Aqua gathered temperature data using infrared light that showed the extent of the strongest storms.... 3 days
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ESA See the latest preparations at the Spaceport in French Guiana for the next-generation launchers and learn how they will improve Europe's independent access to space 3 days
NASA looks at Hurricane Irwin in infrared light
PHYS.ORG NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Tropical Storm Irwin as it was strengthening toward hurricane status. Aqua gathered temperature data using infrared light that revealed the power building within. 3 days
Team uses airborne telescopes to study Sun and Mercury during total solar eclipse
PHYS.ORG A team led by Southwest Research Institute will use airborne telescopes aboard NASA research aircraft to study the solar corona and Mercury's... 3 days
Suomi NPP Satellite sees Hilary on verge of major hurricane status
PHYS.ORG NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captured an image of Hurricane Hilary as it continued to strengthen. The National Hurricane Center expects Hilary to become a major hurricane... 3 days
Chasing the Total Solar Eclipse from NASA's WB-57F jets
PHYS.ORG VIDEO For most viewers, the Aug. 21, 2017, total solar eclipse will last less than two and half minutes. But for one team of NASA-funded scientists, the eclipse will last over... 3 days
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NASA Posts Archive of Flight Test Videos on YouTube
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Russia's Mayak satellite: crowd-funded cosmic pest or welcome nightly visitor?
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Galileo arrives on the Space Station
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Chasing the Total Solar Eclipse from NASA's WB-57F jets
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Explore the International Space Station with Google Street View
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Move over Netflix, it's time to watch NASA and chill - CNET
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ESA’s MELiSSA life-support programme wins academic recognition
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Someone strapped a 360-degree camera to a rocket - CNET
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