Most Distant World Ever Explored Gets New Name: Arrokoth
  • 12 November 2019
Arrokoth means "sky" in the language of the Native American Powhatan people, NASA said.
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NASA Renames West Virginia Facility in Honor of Human ‘Computer’
  • 3 July 2019
Katherine Johnson was portrayed in the film "Hidden Figures" and is now 100 years old.
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NASA to Open Moon Rock Samples Sealed Since Apollo Missions
  • 26 June 2019
What better way to mark the 50th anniversary of humanity’s first footsteps on the moon...
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New Study Says Universe Expanding Faster and Is Younger
  • 26 April 2019
A new study sent a shudder through the world of physics.
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In Space, NASA Heard Astronaut’s Immune System Scream
  • 15 February 2019
Results from a unique NASA study are raising new questions for doctors as the space...
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NASA Spacecraft Arrives at Ancient Asteroid, Its 1st Visitor
  • 3 December 2018
After a two-year chase, a NASA spacecraft arrived at the ancient asteroid Bennu, its first...
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NASA Spacecraft Lands on Red Planet After Six-Month Journey
  • 26 November 2018
A NASA spacecraft designed to burrow beneath the surface of Mars landed on the red...
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NASA Astronaut Describes Close Call Following Failed Launch
  • 16 October 2018
Nick Hague and Russian Alexei Ovchinin were two minutes into their flight last Thursday from...
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NASA Official: Tense Moments but Calm Crew in Aborted Launch
  • 12 October 2018
Two minutes after Hague and Ovchinin blasted off for the International Space Station, their rocket...
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Is NASA Planning to Geoengineer Yellowstone’s Supervolcano Threat Away?
  • 10 October 2018
A theoretical NASA paper written in 2015 was misconstrued in 2018 to suggest an urgent...
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Did a Twitter User Jeopardize Her NASA Internship by Insulting a Member of the National Space Council?
  • 28 August 2018
A screenshot captured a NASA intern's injudicious Twitter exchange with a member of the National...
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Did Astronaut Mark Kelly Say the ‘Space Force’ Was a ‘Dumb Idea?’
  • 13 August 2018
A man who flew on several NASA Space Shuttle missions is not a supporter of...
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