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June 10, 2013

Astronaut Chris Hadfield Retires From The Canadian Space Agency

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield, probably the most famous and beloved astronaut since Apollo 11 and certainly the best-known Canadian astronaut ever, announced his retirement from the […]
June 9, 2013

NASA's Opportunity Rover Finds Evidence That Red Planet May Have Supported Life

NASA’s Mars rover Opportunity has made perhaps the biggest discovery of its nearly 10-year career, finding evidence that life may have been able to get a […]
June 8, 2013

NASA's biggest rocket yet aims for 2017 test flight

NASA’s largest rocket yet, a vehicle under development called the Space Launch System (SLS), is on track for its first test flight in 2017, according to […]
June 7, 2013

Spectacular Night Launch from NASA

The spectacular night time launch of a powerful Black Brant XII suborbital rocket from NASA’s launch range at the Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia’s Eastern Shore […]
June 6, 2013

Suit Could Make Space Diving Next Extreme Sport

When daredevil Felix Baumgartner broke three world records Oct. 14, 2012, by jumping from a pressurized capsule 127,852 feet above the Earth, millions of people watched. And no doubt nearly […]
June 5, 2013

NASA launching rocket tonight on self-destruction mission to study the early universe

NASA is launching a rocket high into Earth’s atmosphere tonight between 11 PM and midnight Eastern time, in an effort to capture images from the universe’s dawn. The […]
June 5, 2013

In Case You Miss Chris Hadfield …

Astronaut Chris Hadfield returned safely to Earth in May after spending several months in space. During that time, he took amazing and beautiful pictures of our world […]
June 4, 2013

Astronomers Find The Lightest Exoplanet Ever Caught On Camera

The image above contains what scientists believe is the lowest-mass exoplanet ever to be caught on camera. Called HD 95086 b, the newly discovered planet orbits […]
June 4, 2013

Did Neil Armstrong's Ohio Accent Obscure The 'A' In His Famous Quote?

Even after all these years, there’s some debate on what, exactly, Neil Armstrong said when he landed on the moon. Armstrong had said on the record that the […]