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August 21, 2016

Finding Habitable Planets Is Even Harder Than We Thought

It doesn’t take a Carl Sagan-style tear-jerker to realize how unique and awesome our planet is (although it never hurts), but as astronomers ramp up the search for […]
May 11, 2013

SPACEWALK LIVE STREAM

[frame type=”lifted” align=”none”] Stream videos at Ustream[/frame] Watch live coverage as two astronauts make a hastily planned spacewalk to try to fix an ammonia leak in […]
March 26, 2013

A Collection of NASA images from the past

Sit back, relax and take in some of NASA’s most memorable images from the past…. [flickrapi user=”astronautdotcom” get=”photoset” id=”72157633095626342″ size=”z” count=”100″] [fbshare]
March 24, 2013

Chris Hadfield demonstrates Microbial Air Sampling on the ISS

The International Space Station crews about 3 — 6 people at a time, but sometimes unwelcome guests appear in the form of bacteria. To keep the […]
March 24, 2013

Buzz Aldrin, Apollo 11 Moonwalker, Refutes Auction & Is Keeping Space Memorabilia

A New York auction house is set to sell more than 300 space artifacts on Monday (March 25), including original documents that were flown to the […]
March 23, 2013

Sequester Cancels NASA Outreach

Well, it looks like it’s finally happened: the U.S. sequester – a “series of across-the-board cuts to government agencies totaling $1.2 trillion over 10 years” (CNN) — has finally […]
March 23, 2013

‘Star Trek’: Watch every episode to celebrate William Shatner’s birth

Got plans this weekend? You do now. Beginning Friday and running through March 31, the video streaming service Hulu is making every episode of the original […]
March 23, 2013

Meteor captured on camera in US

A security camera above a car yard in Seaford, Delaware, and another in Maryland captured footage of what appeared to be a meteor travelling across the […]
March 22, 2013

Scifi to SciFact #8: The Skin Gun

The Skin Gun was developed by Jörg C. Gerlach and colleagues at Stem Cell Systems GmbH in Berlin. After taking a sample of a second-degree burn […]