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September 2, 2021

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Space.com

Supernovas are gigantic explosions that can occur when stars die. These outbursts can briefly outshine all of the other suns in these stars’ galaxies, making …

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Space.com

That mission, a revenue-generating test flight of Virgin Galactic’s VSS Unity space plane called Unity 23, is scheduled to launch in late September or early …

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Space.com

‘It smells kind of like sunscreen,’ one astronaut says of that new module smell.

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Spaceflight Now

The four-person crew, led by billionaire Jared Isaacman, put on their SpaceX-made flight suits and strapped into the Crew Dragon Resilience spacecraft Monday …

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Space.com

Among the features the spacecraft studied were two vast troughs: one dubbed Divalia Fossae, which stretches around more than half of the asteroid at its middle; …

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CNN

Rogozin is also under personal US sanctions for his role as Russia’s deputy prime minister of defense during his country’s 2014 annexation of Crimea from …

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Spaceflight Now

EDITOR’S NOTE: The live webcast of Firefly’s first launch attempt, provided by Everyday Astronaut, is set to begin one hour before launch. If launch remains set …

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Space.com

Astronauts living and working on the International Space Station continue to monitor fires burning across California during a particularly serious fire …

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The New York Times

After an earlier drilling attempt mysteriously failed, the robotic mission collected the first tube of samples that may one day help scientists understand the …

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Space.com

A rock dubbed ‘Rochette’ has apparently passed muster as a sampling target.

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