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The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is an independent agency of the U.S. Federal Government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and space research.

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How Astronauts Vote From Space [Video]

How Astronauts Vote From Space

According to CNN, NASA astronaut Kate Rubins will head to space in October as part of the Expedition 63/64 crew.

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NASA, ESA join forces on asteroid deflection program [Video]

NASA, ESA join forces on asteroid deflection program

The European Space Agency signed a $153.80 million contract on Tuesday for the production of a spacecraft that will be part of a joint project with NASA to explore how to deflect an asteroid heading..

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Moon rush: NASA looking for companies to help mine the lunar surface [Video]

Moon rush: NASA looking for companies to help mine the lunar surface

The American space agency says it will pay for moon dust and rocks samples, but not for the trips. It hopes they will be collected by 2024.View on euronews

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'Potentially Hazardous' Asteroid to Fly Past Earth Next Week [Video]

'Potentially Hazardous' Asteroid to Fly Past Earth Next Week

According to NASA's Centre for Near-Earth Object Studies. asteroid 2020 QL2 is on course to pass Earth on September 14th.

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NASA fires booster in latest test for future moon rocket [Video]

NASA fires booster in latest test for future moon rocket

NASA plans to send the first woman and next man to the lunar surface by 2024, with a goal of exploring Mars targeted for the mid-2030s.View on euronews

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SpaceX postpones launch of satellites from Starlink project due to inclement weather [Video]

SpaceX postpones launch of satellites from Starlink project due to inclement weather

The launch of next batch of satellites of SpaceX's Starlink project was postponed on Saturday due to inclement weather during pre-flight operations. According to SpaceX, the next launch could take..

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If It's Not One Thing, It's Another: Asteroid Set To Buzz Earth [Video]

If It's Not One Thing, It's Another: Asteroid Set To Buzz Earth

As if a pandemic, civil unrest, and economic mayhem weren't enough, the world now has one new hassle to deal with. According to CNN, NASA says there's an asteroid hurtling its way toward planet Earth...

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NASA space crew search for air leak [Video]

NASA space crew search for air leak

Three crew members on board the International Space Station will spend the weekend in the vessel's Russian segment while they search for the source of a cabin air leak, NASA and Russian space agency..

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Other Mars Missions | Greg's Geek Fix [Video]

Other Mars Missions | Greg's Geek Fix

Here's what NASA is planning for its Mars missions

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5,000-Year-Old Ice Caps Are Completely Gone [Video]

5,000-Year-Old Ice Caps Are Completely Gone

New satellite images from NASA show that Canada's St. Patrick Bay ice caps have completely disappeared. Researcher Mark Serreze said; "I can't say I was terribly surprised because we knew they were..

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Nasa astronauts speak about first splashdown return in 45 years [Video]

Nasa astronauts speak about first splashdown return in 45 years

Nasa astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley have said SpaceX’s astronautcarrier, the Crew Dragon, is ready to go on further missions following itssplashdown return on Sunday. The spacecraft..

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NASA astronauts speak after historic SpaceX return [Video]

NASA astronauts speak after historic SpaceX return

U.S. astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley, who flew to the International Space Station in SpaceX's new Crew Dragon, splashed down in the capsule in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday (August 2) after a..

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Watch: NASA astronauts' dramatic return to Earth on SpaceX capsule [Video]

Watch: NASA astronauts' dramatic return to Earth on SpaceX capsule

In a dramatic splashdown, two NASA astronauts returned to Earth on SpaceX capsule on Sunday. It was also the first splashdown by US astronauts in 45 years. Test pilots Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken..

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NASA astronauts splash down in SpaceX capsule [Video]

NASA astronauts splash down in SpaceX capsule

U.S. astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley, who flew to the International Space Station in SpaceX's new Crew Dragon, splashed down in the capsule in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday after a two-month..

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SpaceX capsule with two NASA astronauts makes splashdown in Gulf of Mexico [Video]

SpaceX capsule with two NASA astronauts makes splashdown in Gulf of Mexico

SpaceX capsule with two National Aeronautics and Space Administration astronauts (NASA) astronauts returned to Earth on Aug 02 in splashdown into Gulf of Mexico. Capsule has been opened and NASA..

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Nasa astronauts return to Earth after first splashdown in 45 years [Video]

Nasa astronauts return to Earth after first splashdown in 45 years

Nasa astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley are back on Earth after thefirst splashdown return in 45 years. The pair landed in the ocean, off thecoast of Florida, at around 7.48pm UK time on..

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Astronauts make historic splashdown in Gulf of Mexico [Video]

Astronauts make historic splashdown in Gulf of Mexico

SpaceX capsule carrying two astronauts make a successful splashdown after the historic NASA-SpaceX mission.

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Nasa astronauts depart ISS en route to first splashdown return in 45 years [Video]

Nasa astronauts depart ISS en route to first splashdown return in 45 years

Two Nasa astronauts will make the first splashdown return in 45 years afterSpaceX’s astronaut carrier the Crew Dragon successfully undocked from theInternational Space Station (ISS) and began its..

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NASA targeting Halloween for next SpaceX crew launch

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NASA prepares to touchdown on asteroid Bennu

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NASA astronaut to cast her ballot 200 miles above Earth

"If we can do it from space, then I believe folks can do it from the ground, too," Kate Rubins said.
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NASA astronaut Kate Rubins told The Associated Press on Friday that she plans to cast her next vote from space – more than 200 miles above Earth. (Sept. 25)
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The ISS just avoided a ‘piece of unknown space debris’

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ISS forced to move to avoid space debris

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NASA, Space Force sign an agreement to collaborate

NASA's Administrator Jim Bridenstine announced on Tuesday that the space agency will be formally working with U.S. Space Force in areas like human spaceflight, space policy and transportation and..
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A ‘zombie tropical storm’ just came back to life in the Atlantic

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NASA unveils $28 billion plan to land first woman, next man on the moon in 2024

The mission would mark the first time human land on the lunar surface since 1972 and could pave the way for establishing a base camp on the moon.
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NASA chief calls for full funding ahead of 2024 moon landing mission

Despite budget worries, NASA's administrator remains optimistic about a 2024 moon landing.
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