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October 1, 2021

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Space.com

This close pass is one of nine gravity-assist flybys, maneuvers that use the gravity of celestial bodies to adjust a spacecraft’s trajectory, that BepiColombo …

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Space.com

The moniker honors NASA’s second-ever administrator, who led the agency from 1961 to 1968 as it was working to land people on the moon. Critics of Webb claim …

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Space.com

A recent discovery of giant ammonia-rich hailstones, dubbed mushballs, on Jupiter might explain why Uranus and Neptune seem to have no ammonia in their …

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Teslarati

A SpaceX supply ship blazed a trail through the atmosphere over the southeastern United States Thursday night and splashed down in the Atlantic Ocean east of …

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CNN

(CNN) Things are about to get a little quiet between NASA and its fleet of robotic Mars explorers. That’s because an expected communication breakdown is about …

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EarthSky

The Landsat series began on July 23, 1972, when NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) launched the Earth Resources Technology Satellite (ERTS-1) into orbit …

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CNET

Lucy flies over a Trojan asteroid in this NASA animation. NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center. Far out in Jupiter’s orbit lie the Trojan asteroids — fossils …

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Florida Today

The Space Coast’s next launch is a big one for NASA. The agency’s Lucy probe, designed to study the asteroids of Jupiter, is slated to take flight on a United …

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The Planetary Society

NASA’s MESSENGER spacecraft captured this view of Mercury in August 2012, showing the transition from day to night across the planet’s surface.

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Phys.Org

However, the researchers will also be able to get onboard with the help of astronauts conducting archaeological surveys of the ISS interior, to document aspects …

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