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Watch Earth's 'boundary between night & day', captured by NASA astronaut [Video]

Watch Earth's 'boundary between night & day', captured by NASA astronaut

A NASA astronaut shared images of Earth from space. Bob Behnken captured the 'boundary between night & day'. Behnken has shared many Earth images, like the Saharan dust cloud. Behnken is aboard the..

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Sleeping in Space Looks a Little Claustrophobic [Video]

Sleeping in Space Looks a Little Claustrophobic

In the weightlessness of space, astronauts need to be creative to get some shut eye. Watch astronauts get ready for bed on the International Space Station.

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Hands On The Dell XPS 17; A Glove That Translates Sign Language | Digital Trends Live 7.1.20 [Video]

Hands On The Dell XPS 17; A Glove That Translates Sign Language | Digital Trends Live 7.1.20

On Digital Trends Live today: Ciara Pressler is here for Work / Life discussing resume tips and tricks and filling in gaps; Computing Editor Luke Larsen has his hands on the Dell XPS 17; Caleb Denison..

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smells like space [Video]

smells like space

smells like space

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Watch Live! Astronauts Chris Cassidy & Bob Behnken Spacewalk At The ISS To Replace Old Batteries [Video]

Watch Live! Astronauts Chris Cassidy & Bob Behnken Spacewalk At The ISS To Replace Old Batteries

Astronauts Chris Cassidy, the commander of Expedition 63, and Bob Behnken, who arrived at the ISS a month ago aboard SpaceX’s Crew Dragon with Douglas Hurley, will carry out Wednesday’s spacewalk..

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NASA Launches ‘Lunar Loo Challenge,’ Calling for Moon Toilet Designs [Video]

NASA Launches ‘Lunar Loo Challenge,’ Calling for Moon Toilet Designs

NASA’s calling on inventors to design a toilet that works in microgravity and lunar gravity. Bonus points are given to ideas that capture vomit without making astronauts put their heads in the..

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Watch Live! NASA Astronaut Spacewalk To Replace ISS Batteries [Video]

Watch Live! NASA Astronaut Spacewalk To Replace ISS Batteries

The two astronauts getting suited and booted for the trip outside will be NASA’s Chris Cassidy, commander of the current Expedition 63, and Flight Engineer Bob Behnken, who arrived at the ISS at the..

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'US flag will be first on Mars': Trump's ambitious target after SpaceX launch [Video]

'US flag will be first on Mars': Trump's ambitious target after SpaceX launch

Donald Trump set an ambitious space target for the United States of America. During an event in Phoenix, Arizona, the US President said that the nation would be the first to plant its 'beautiful' flag..

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NASA names HQ after 'hidden figure' Mary W. Jackson [Video]

NASA names HQ after 'hidden figure' Mary W. Jackson

NASA's headquarters in Washington D.C. will be named after Mary W. Jackson. She was a mathematician and aerospace engineer who was part of a group of women who helped get astronauts into space.

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In Neil Armstrong's footsteps [Video]

In Neil Armstrong's footsteps

Fifty years ago, astronauts landed on the moon – but first, they landed here

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NASA’s First Artemis Astronauts Will Trek 10 Miles on the Moon [Video]

NASA’s First Artemis Astronauts Will Trek 10 Miles on the Moon

When NASA astronauts head to the moon on the first crewed Artemis mission, they won’t have a rover, which means they’ll be hoofing it.

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Pulsars Could Act as ‘Cosmic Lighthouses’ to Guide Astronauts [Video]

Pulsars Could Act as ‘Cosmic Lighthouses’ to Guide Astronauts

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NASA Goddard researchers: Still much to learn from Apollo 11 mission 50 years later [Video]

NASA Goddard researchers: Still much to learn from Apollo 11 mission 50 years later

This week marks 50 years since Apollo 11 blasted off, speeding toward the moon, and the memories are still inspiring those at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt. An adventure began 50..

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Virgin Galactic, NASA Team Up to Take Private Citizens to the ISS [Video]

Virgin Galactic, NASA Team Up to Take Private Citizens to the ISS

Virgin Galactic has signed a Space Act Agreement with NASA to train private astronauts and coordinate trips to take them to the International Space Station.

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Apple Stores Open & Close; K-pop & TikTok Users Stifle Trump Rally | Digital Trends Live 6.22.20 [Video]

Apple Stores Open & Close; K-pop & TikTok Users Stifle Trump Rally | Digital Trends Live 6.22.20

On Digital Trends Live today: Founder of Pet Plate, Renaldo Webb, discusses its fresh to consumers pet food delivery service; Cut your grocery shopping down by growing produce at home with Rise Gardens..

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How Do Astronauts Sleep In Space? [Video]

How Do Astronauts Sleep In Space?

Astronauts need sleep just like everybody else, but have you ever wondered how they do that on board the International Space Station?

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International Space Station Getting New Toilet This Year [Video]

International Space Station Getting New Toilet This Year

Currently, astronauts are using a toilet from the 1990s that's especially clunky for women. But NASA's new toilet system is designed for humans' comfortable space travel experience, like to the Red..

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Unbelievable! movie [Video]

Unbelievable! movie

Unbelievable! movie trailer - Plot synopsis: Three astronauts and their Puppet Companion Captain Kirk Stillwood, return to earth to find everyone has been transformed into an exotic killer plant-alien..

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Hey Moon, Fight Me: Patrick Wilson Signs On To Roland Emmerich's Moonfall [Video]

Hey Moon, Fight Me: Patrick Wilson Signs On To Roland Emmerich's Moonfall

In his time, director Roland Emmerich has made plenty of ridiculous disaster movies featuring Godzilla, aliens, and giant spiders. Now, Gizmodo reports Emmerich has cast Aquaman's Patrick Wilson to..

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Rocket Launch [Video]

Rocket Launch

Astronauts in training right here! See these young hopefuls get ready for future space adventures. It doesn't always go as planned but it IS always funny!

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International Space Station Astronauts Capture 'Electric Green Smoke' On Camera [Video]

International Space Station Astronauts Capture 'Electric Green Smoke' On Camera

An image taken from the International Space Station shows what NASA describes as “electric green smoke.”

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Ex-astronaut Kathy Sullivan dives to deepest known point on Earth [Video]

Ex-astronaut Kathy Sullivan dives to deepest known point on Earth

Kathy Sullivan, the first American woman to walk in space, dived into the Challenger Deep last Sunday.

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How astronauts work out in space [Video]

How astronauts work out in space

Astronauts work out just like we do, but with a few specially-designed machines.

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ISS Experiments | Greg's Geek Fix [Video]

ISS Experiments | Greg's Geek Fix

The new astronauts aboard the ISS will help in running over 100 experiments that are currently on-board. Here are some interesting ones that they may possibly take part in.

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'Got response from SpaceX astronauts': Ahmedabad ham radio enthusiast [Video]

'Got response from SpaceX astronauts': Ahmedabad ham radio enthusiast

A ham radio enthusiast from Ahmedabad has claimed that he got a response from SpaceX Crew Dragon's astronauts while trying to connect with the International Space Station. Adhir Saiyadh, a computer..

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NASA Designed Perfume Captures Smell Of Outer Space

A new Kickstarter campaign has been launched to sell Eau de Space to the public — an aroma recreated by NASA decades ago to help astronauts acclimate to space during training.
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NASA's 'smell of space' could soon be available as a perfume

Have you ever wondered what outer space smells like? If you assumed it smells like nothing up there — as I did for 26 years — you're wrong. Astronauts have compared the smell of space to "seared..
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NASA Astronauts Take Another Spacewalk to Change Batteries

nasa astronauts take another spacewalk to change batteries
The said spacewalk is part of a series of power upgrades that have been done in the ISS since January 2017. During the upgrades, nickel-hydrogen batteries are replaced with lithium-ion. Astronauts..
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'Gunpowder, seared steak, raspberries and rum': New fragrance recreates the smell of space

Nasa uses scent to help astronauts prepare for space travel
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Silver linings

silver linings
Image: Strange times meet strange clouds. Noctilucent or ‘night shining’ clouds (NLC) are captured over Knowlton Church in Dorset, UK, by astrophotographer Ollie Taylor in the early hours of 22..
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Virgin Galactic Announces Date for World’s First Virtual Reveal of Spaceship Cabin Design

LAS CRUCES, N.M.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virgin Galactic Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SPCE) (“Virgin Galactic” or “the Company”), a vertically integrated aerospace company, today announced that..
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Astronauts complete battery work during 2nd spacewalk outside orbiting space station

Astronauts performed their second spacewalk in under a week on Wednesday to replace old batteries outside the International Space Station.
CBC.ca - Published Also reported by •Space Daily

Astronauts perform 2nd spacewalk to swap station batteries

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Astronauts performed their second spacewalk in under a week Wednesday to replace old batteries outside the International Space Station. Commander Chris Cassidy and Bob..
SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Newsday

Spacewalking astronauts carry out battery replacements on ISS

Astronauts performed their second spacewalk in under a week to replace old batteries outside the International Space Station.
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India's first human space mission not to be affected by COVID: minister

india's first human space mission not to be affected by covid: minister
New Delhi (XNA) Jul 01, 2020 India's first manned space mission "Gaganyaan," planned for 2022, will take place on schedule and won't be affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, Minister for Atomic Energy..
Space Daily - Published

Watch live: Second spacewalk in a row to upgrade station

Spacewalking astronauts are picking up where they left off, with another round of space station battery replacements.
CBS News - Published

NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy set for next spacewalk days after losing a mirror in space

Early on Wednesday NASA astronauts Chris Cassidy and Bob Behnken will emerge from the International Space Station on a spacewalk to upgrade the orbiting lab’s power systems.
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NASA Needs A Toilet That Works In Microgravity And Lunar Gravity

NASA's Lunar Loo Challenge asks the public to design a toilet to be used when astronauts go back to the moon. Head of the challenge tells The Verge it was messy when they went to the bathroom before.
NPR - Published

Orion's 'Twin' Completes Structural Testing for Artemis I Mission

orion's 'twin' completes structural testing for artemis i mission
Washington DC (SPX) Jun 30, 2020 Before NASA astronauts fly the Orion spacecraft on Artemis missions to the Moon and back, engineers needed to thoroughly test its ability to withstand the stresses..
Space Daily - Published

COVID-19 won't deter India's first human space mission 'Gaganyaan': Union Minister

The training of astronauts has now been resumed and the launch is scheduled to take place as planned, before the 75th anniversary of India's independence in 2022, the minister said.
DNA - Published

Astronaut says losing mirror on spacewalk was 'real bummer'

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The commander of the International Space Station said Monday that losing a mirror during last week’s otherwise successful spacewalk was “a real bummer.” NASA..
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Japan to boost space cooperation with US in revised policy

TOKYO (AP) — Japan said Monday it will step up its defense capability in space and improve its ability to detect and track missiles, while cooperating with the United States in response to what it..
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In Space, Astronauts Are Far From COVID-19, See A World Without Borders

Astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken talk to NPR's Steve Inskeep from the International Space Station. They were the first to be launched into space on a private spaceflight company mission.
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To boldly go: NASA launches Lunar Loo challenge

to boldly go: nasa launches lunar loo challenge
Washington (AFP) June 26, 2020 Everyone poops. Including astronauts, who have since the early space era found ways to do their business in near-zero gravity - from the Apollo missions when waste..
Space Daily - Published

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'Lunar Loo' challenge asks people to help astronauts poop on the Moon

There's 51 days left to design a NASA toilet fit for Moon-traveling astronauts. A newly launched lunar loo challenge is asking those who are interested to redesign a toilet for the Moon that works..
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Virgin Galactic thinks it can leverage its space-tourism program into a $15 billion-a-year high-speed travel business

virgin galactic thinks it can leverage its space-tourism program into a $15 billion-a-year high-speed travel business
· Virgin Galactic is continuing to test its SpaceShipTwo system for rocketing passengers to the edge of space in spite of the coronavirus pandemic. · But the company, which is now partnering with..
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International Space Station Crew Conduct Spacewalk

international space station crew conduct spacewalk
Watch VideoEarly Friday morning, 254 miles over the Indian Ocean, astronauts Chris Cassidy and Robert Behnken suited up and began the first spacewalk since the SpaceX Crew Dragon arrived at the..
Newsy - Published

Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk's bitter rivalry could get a shot in the arm from Amazon's acquisition of the autonomous-vehicle startup Zoox (AMZN, TSLA)

jeff bezos and elon musk's bitter rivalry could get a shot in the arm from amazon's acquisition of the autonomous-vehicle startup zoox (amzn, tsla)
· Amazon announced on Friday an agreement to acquire the autonomous-vehicle startup Zoox. · Experts have predicted that Amazon will use Zoox's technology to eventually deliver packages in..
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Missions to Mars, meteors and astronauts: A summer of space science

Bob McDonald's blog: We may not be travelling much this summer, but there's lots going on above us
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Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin thinks it can beat SpaceX back to the moon with a 'divide and conquer' approach

jeff bezos' blue origin thinks it can beat spacex back to the moon with a 'divide and conquer' approach
· NASA is rushing to return astronauts to the moon's surface in 2024 with a program called Artemis. · A spaceship and rocket system is already being built to fly crews to the moon. However, NASA..
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Nasa wants the public to help with ideas for new astronaut toilets on the Moon

Nasa has asked the public to help design the toilets that astronauts will use on the Moon.
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Spacewalking astronaut loses mirror, newest space junk

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A spacewalking astronaut added to the pieces of junk orbiting the Earth on Friday, losing a small mirror as soon as he stepped out of the International Space Station for..
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NASA Renames Headquarters After Pioneer Mary W. Jackson, Subject of ‘Hidden Figures’

nasa renames headquarters after pioneer mary w. jackson, subject of ‘hidden figures’
NASA will rename its D.C. headquarters after Mary W. Jackson — the space program’s first Black female engineer. Jackson was portrayed in the 2016 film “Hidden Figures” by Janelle..
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NASA naming headquarters for 'Hidden Figures' engineer

WASHINGTON (AP) — NASA is naming its Washington headquarters after Mary Jackson, the space agency’s first African American female engineer whose story was portrayed in the popular film “Hidden..
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NASA wants to hear your ideas for engineering the best toilet to use on the Moon

nasa wants to hear your ideas for engineering the best toilet to use on the moon
When NASA sends astronauts back to the Moon, they’ll need a place to go to the bathroom when they reach the lunar surface. And in order to create the best Moon toilet the Solar System has to offer,..
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NASA seeks crowdsourced help designing a better Moon toilet

NASA is getting ready for its Artemis program, which seeks to return Americans to the Moon and help establish a permanent presence for humans on the lunar surface, with a new crowdsourcing competition..
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NASA renames Washington HQ for 'Hidden Figures' trailblazer

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Washington (AFP) June 24, 2020 NASA said Wednesday that it will rename its Washington headquarters after its first black female engineer, Mary Jackson, whose story was told in the hit film "Hidden..
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NASA to name headquarters after 'trailblazer' Black engineer Mary Jackson

Mary Jackson was the US space agency's first female African-American engineer whose calculations helped send astronauts into space. Over her decades-long career, she also pushed for the promotion of..
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NASA Names Headquarters After ‘Hidden Figure’ Mary W. Jackson

nasa names headquarters after ‘hidden figure’ mary w. jackson
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine announced Wednesday the agency's headquarters building in Washington, D.C., will be named after Mary W. Jackson, the first African American female engineer at..
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A fast-growing startup led by former SpaceX and Blue Origin employees just scored 2 huge wins in its quest to launch 3D-printed rockets

a fast-growing startup led by former spacex and blue origin employees just scored 2 huge wins in its quest to launch 3d-printed rockets
· Relativity Space, founded in 2015, is 3D-printed rocket startup funded by $185 million worth of private investments. · The company just received the US Air Force's permission to explore launching..
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Meet NASA's first female head of human spaceflight, who oversaw SpaceX's astronaut launch and will lead the US return to the moon

· NASA recently appointed Kathy Lueders, an engineer who led the program that led SpaceX to launch astronauts on a commercial spaceship, to run its Human Spaceflight Office. · Lueders is the first..
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NASA is opening its first-ever suborbital crew office to fly scientists, astronauts, and other agency employees to the edge of space

nasa is opening its first-ever suborbital crew office to fly scientists, astronauts, and other agency employees to the edge of space
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NASA eyes flying astronauts and personnel to the edge of space on commercial rockets

nasa eyes flying astronauts and personnel to the edge of space on commercial rockets
In a major policy shift for NASA, the space agency is making it possible for its own personnel — including astronauts — to fly on commercial suborbital spacecraft. These rockets are designed to fly..
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NASA plans to use private spacecraft for crewed suborbital flights

NASA’s private spaceflight plans extend well beyond launching people into orbit. The agency is forming a plan to fly astronauts, investigators and other staff aboard suborbital spacecraft. Once a..
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Is U.S.-Russian Space Cooperation Coming To An End?

After nine years of the United States relying entirely on Russian Soyuz rockets to deliver astronauts into orbit, this dependency finally ended on May 30, 2020, with the successful launch of the..
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NASA to establish a system for flying astronauts and researchers on suborbital commercial spacecraft

NASA is going to chart a path for its astronauts and other personnel to take part in future commercial suborbital spaceflight missions, letting the agency conduct experiments and do research aboard..
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New photos appear to show Elon Musk's 'UFO on a stick' device that will connect users to SpaceX's fleet of Starlink internet satellites

new photos appear to show elon musk's 'ufo on a stick' device that will connect users to spacex's fleet of starlink internet satellites
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