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SpaceX Breaks Up US Spy Satellite Launch Monopoly | Video

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 10:09:00 EDT

When the private spaceflight company launches the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) satellite, designated NROL-76, a 10-year stretch where every U.S. military and national security satellite was launched by United Launch Alliance (ULA) will end.(image)


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Watch SpaceX Launch a Military Spy Satellite for 1st Time Sunday

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:15:00 EDT

Breaking a 10-year monopoly by United Launch Alliance (ULA), SpaceX will launch a satellite into orbit on a classified mission this morning (April 28) from Kennedy Space Center in Florida.(image)


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Braille Guide Gives Users a Feel for 2017 Solar Eclipse

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:07:00 EDT

A new tactile guide lets everyone learn more about the upcoming 2017 total solar eclipse — even people who won't be able see it.(image)


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Watch Astronauts Play Ping-Pong with Water in Ultra-HD

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:00:00 EDT

In the first live 4k video stream from the International Space Station on Wednesday (April 26), NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer wowed viewers by playing with water in zero-G.(image)


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'Grand Finale' at Saturn Begins: Cassini Spacecraft's 1st Ring Dive in Pictures

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:00:00 EDT

On April 26, 2017, NASA's Cassini spacecraft swooped through the space between Saturn and its rings. Here are the first photos from the epic encounter.(image)


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Watch Live Sunday! SpaceX's 1st Military Launch Lifts Off @ 7 am ET

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:00:00 EDT

On Sunday, April 30, SpaceX will launch the classified satellite NROL-76 for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office and you can watch it live here. Liftoff is set for 7 a.m. EDT (1100 GMT).(image)


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The Late Heavy Bombardment: A Violent Assault on Young Earth

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 12:18:00 EDT

Debris from space bombarded Earth billions of years ago and may have delivered water to the hot, young planet.(image)


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Can Bill Nye — or Any Other Science Show — Really Save the World?

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:39:00 EDT

Netflix's new talk show, "Bill Nye Saves the World," debuted the night before people around the world joined together to demonstrate and March for Science.(image)


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Straight Out of 'Star Wars': This 'Death Star' Laser Actually Works

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:27:00 EDT

Scientists used a diamond crystal to increase power of multiple laser beams into one super-powered beam.(image)


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NASA's $200M Spacesuit Problem Threatens Its Deep-Space Exploration Plans

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:36:00 EDT

NASA is years away from having new spacesuits for its deep-space astronauts despite spending nearly $200 million on three separate development efforts over the past decade.(image)


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May Full Moon 2017: When to See the 'Flower Moon' in Bloom

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:20:00 EDT

While we can't guarantee that April's showers will bring May flowers, you can definitely count on a full Flower Moon to arrive in May.(image)


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Presidential Visions for Space Exploration: From Ike to Trump

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:00:00 EDT

A brief look at how each American president helped shape and steer American activities in space.(image)


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Virgin Galactic Aims to Fly Space Tourists in 2018, CEO Says

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 02:09:00 EDT

Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is on track to begin commercial passenger spaceflights before the end of 2018, the company's chief executive said.(image)


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The First 100 Days: What Trump Has Done on Space So Far

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:00:00 EDT

The Trump administration has already moved aggressively in a number of areas, such as tax policy, health care, immigration and environmental regulation. But it hasn't done a lot regarding space science and exploration.(image)


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'We Don't Planet' Episode 1: What's the Structure of the Sun?

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:00:00 EDT

Learn all about the structure of the sun in the first episode of the astrophysics video-explainer series "We Don't Planet."(image)


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NASA and Trump: What Happened in Space in the 1st 100 Days | Video

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:30:00 EDT

NASA highlights some of their work and milestones during the first 100 days of the Trump administration.(image)


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The Lego Has Landed! NASA Apollo Saturn V Moon Landing Set in Pictures

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:04:00 EDT

NASA's iconic Saturn V moon rocket and Apollo lunar landings get the Lego treatment in the NASA Apollo Saturn V Lego set. The set includes 1,969 pieces and debuts in June 2017.(image)


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SpaceX Poised for First Military Launch Sunday

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:00:00 EDT

SpaceX is preparing to launch a classified spacecraft into orbit on a Falcon 9 rocket for the National Reconnaissance Office, breaking United Launch Alliance's 10-year monopoly on launching U.S. military and national security satellites.(image)


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NASA Apollo Saturn V to Launch as Lego Brick Model Set on June 1

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:30:00 EDT

The countdown has begun for the launch of Lego's Saturn V moon rocket. Lego rolled out its first photos and filed its "launch plan" for the "NASA Apollo Saturn V" model set to be released on June 1. The set is based on a fan submission on Lego Ideas.(image)


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Color-Changing U.S. Stamp Will Herald 2017 Total Solar Eclipse

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 EDT

Just as a total solar eclipse will change the skies over the continental United States on Aug. 21, a newly released U.S. stamp will change when pressed with a finger — a photo of the moon materializing over the blotted-out sun.(image)


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