Fairbanks is a famous place to study the aurora, tells Doug Rowland of NASA Goddard. All kinds of tourists from all over the world go there because that's a very good place, where the skies are clear. It's cold but not too windy and the ...
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NASA officials announced that International Space Station crew will perform a spacewalk starting early Saturday to address an ammonia leak in the orbiter's cooling system discovered yesterday. Ammonia is used to cool each of the solar ar...
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In his final live link to Earth before returning home, International Space Station Commander Chris Hadfield is joining hundreds of thousands of singers and performers across Canada to "Fill the Skies with Music", official Music Monday so...
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It's often left out of the history books, but NASA wanted to land the two-man Gemini spacecraft on a runway with a paraglider.
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Netherlands-based Mars One says video applications have come from more than 120 countries, with 17,000 Americans applying. To date, Mars One has received applications from more than 120 countries. The majority of applications come fr...
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Highlights of Orbital's successful launch of its new Antares rocket on April 21, 21013 from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport (MARS) located on Wallops Island, Virginia.
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There have been some historic and exciting developments for space exploration and Americans are beginning to get that sense of awe back again when it comes to the possibilities that the final frontier offers. Phil Smith of the Tauri grou...
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Elon Musk seeks launch pads in Texas Texas and Alabama state legislators are looking to advance spaceports in their respective states this month by advancing legislation designed to help the state's gain entry into the commercial sp...
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Northrop Grumman Corporation has completed a feasibility study for a new commercial lunar lander for the Golden Spike Company (GSC). The study confirmed the viability of lander concepts for Golden Spike's human lunar expedition architect...
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Tim Ellis is a current graduate student and undergraduate alumni of the University of Southern California's Viterbi Engineering School with both degrees in Aerospace Engineering. He recently spoke at a TEDxTrousdale about the next 500-ye...
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