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Year in space put U.S. astronaut’s disease defenses on alert

Who’s Out There–Weirdos?

The Holy Grail of Astrobiology

Virgin Galactic pilots join an exclusive club with FAA astronaut wings

Something Is Not Quite Right In the Universe, Ultraprecise New Measurement Reveals

How Does Weather Affect Space Travel?

NASA Honors Fallen Astronauts Today

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon launch moves to March, risking Falcon Heavy delays

What will we name the solar system’s next planet?

SpaceX test fires the massive new engine for its next big rocket

Boeing’s astronaut taxi is a go, will launch a test flight next month

China is beating the United States in the new space race

Ocean Moons, Promising Targets in Search for Life, Could Be Dead Inside

How do Astronauts Grow Plants Grow in Space?

Dark Energy Gets Weirder: Mysterious Force May Vary Over Time

The Benefits of Sending Your Child to Space Camp

Space Travel May Increase Astronauts’ Susceptibility to Cancer

How an Ancient Rock Carrying Earth’s Oldest Known Crystals Ended Up on the Moon

SpaceX Test Fires Rocket for 1st Crew Dragon Launch in February

Branson expects commercial SpaceShipTwo flights to begin in mid-2019

Changing How We Build Satellites Could Do More Than Reduce Space Junk

A Step in the Right Direction: Solar Electric Propulsion (SEP)

Mysterious ‘Planet Nine’ Might Actually Be a Gigantic Disk of Space Objects

Who’s Out There-Search Strategy

Space Stress: How Astronauts Manage Their Mental Health

The Government’s Secret UFO Program Funded Research on Wormholes and Extra Dimensions

How Healthy Do I Need to Be Before Heading to Space?

NASA May Decide This Year to Land a Drone on Saturn’s Moon Titan

Astronomers foresee long future for Hubble

Astronauts Could Be Growing Beans in Space in 2021

NASA Says SpaceX Crew Dragon Launch Will Occur in Feb. at the Earliest

Canadian astronomers discover 2nd mysterious repeating fast radio burst

If Aliens Are Causing Weird Dimming of ‘Tabby’ Star,’ They Aren’t Using Lasers to Do It

Behold! SpaceX’s 1st Crew Dragon Spaceship Is On the Launchpad

Astronauts and Workplace Harassment

An Astronaut Accidentally Dialed 911 From the International Space Station

NASA’s New Horizons Promises a Treasure Trove of Data on Ultima Thule

New Horizons Spacecraft Makes New Year’s Day Flyby of Ultima Thule, the Farthest Rendezvous Ever

Working in space doesn’t seem to shorten astronauts’ lives

The mystery of the ISS hole just got even weirder

The Apollo Moon Missions Did More Than Allow Man to Walk on the Moon

Alien Hunters, Stop Using the Drake Equation

What to Take Care of Before You Head Into Space

Musk teases new details about redesigned next-generation launch system

Sending astronauts to Mars would be stupid, astronaut says

Watch an astronaut trying to walk after being in space

Apollo 8 Launched 1st Astronauts Around the Moon 50 Years Ago Today Despite Big Risks

Meet Farout, the new most distant member of our solar system

Who’s Out There?—Tiny Water Critters?

Here’s the First Image of the Sun from the Parker Solar Probe

Yes, a killer asteroid could hit Earth

What Does It Take to Become an Astronaut?

The Virgin Galactic Hype Totally Misses the Point

Earth inspires ‘never-ending sense of awe’ in astronaut Saint-Jacques

NASA’s Voyager 2 Probe Enters Interstellar Space

Listen to the very first sounds recorded on Mars

This is a Martian selfie from the InSight lander

The Most Powerful Ion Drive in Space Is Ready for Its to Visit Mercury

Boundary of space being reconsidered as Virgin Galactic test program advances

How Important is Dental Health for Astronauts?

Cosmic Watch 2 Review

First SpaceX Crew Dragon test flight set for January

NASA’s latest and greatest Mars lander will touch down on the red planet Monday

Drinking Alcohol in Space: Is It Possible?

First SpaceX Crew Dragon test flight set for January

NASA’s 2020 rover will search Mars for signs of life

Who’s Out There?—Water-Sensitive Critters?

Live-Action STAR WARS: CASSIAN ANDOR Show Coming to Disney Streaming Service

Sun’s closest solo star may have company

How Much Radiation Are ISS Astronauts Exposed To?

Astronaut Rusty Schweickart Looks Back on Apollo 9, and to the Next Asteroid Impact

Billionaire Yuri Milner’s Breakthrough Initiatives Eyes Private Mission to Seek Alien Life

The Final Frontier of Human Disease: Vaccine Research in Space

Here’s How Astronauts Vote in Elections

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe Just Made Its First Close Pass by the Sun!

A Deadly, Fast-Spreading Form of Super-Ice Could Be Killing Off Alien Life-Forms

NASA astronauts will get to use this extraterrestrial supercomputer

Soyuz rocket: ‘Faulty sensor’ led to launch failure

Virgin Orbit Shows off its “Launcher One”, a Rocket Carried by an Airplane

How Do Bones React in Space?

What’s That Weird Cloud That’s Been Looming Over Mars for Weeks?

What Scientists Found Inside the Brains of 10 Russian Cosmonauts

Scientists Home in on the Best ‘Water Worlds’ to Search for Alien Life

Asteroid or Comet? Weird Blue Space Rock ‘Phaethon’ Gets a Close-Up

What it’s like to travel to space, from a tourist who spent $30 million to live there for 12 days

Who’s Out There?— Earth’s Long Experiment–a book review

NASA wants to send humans to Venus – here’s why that’s a brilliant idea

Red Dwarf Star’s Mighty ‘Hazflare’ Could Be Bad News for Alien Life

Geopolitics & How International Farming Could Bring Us All Together (in Space)

What’s the difference between a comet and an asteroid?

Here’s How Space Agencies Prepare to Rescue Astronauts During Soyuz Launch Aborts and Landings

The film First Man brings realities of life as an astronaut to the big screen

Astronauts Reflect on Apollo 11 Legacy in ‘First Man’ IMAX Featurette

SpaceX launches Argentine satellite, posts first ground-landing on West Coast

Will There Be Human Life on Mars?

In the hunt for aliens, satellites may light the way

Why NASA needs to flip Curiosity’s ‘brain’ over

Astronomers think they’ve found a moon the size of Neptune in a distant star system

Animal study suggests deep space travel may significantly damage GI function in astronauts

Top 15 Facts about the Emirates Mars Mission

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