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Earth Day Meteor Shower to Light Up the Sky

Wednesday’s Earth Day celebrations will end with a meteor shower, NASA says.


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NASA Chief: Alien Life Contact Possible By 2025

During a panel discussion discussing water sources in the universe, NASA Chief Scientist Ellen Stofan stated that she believes humans could come in contact with the first iterations of alien life by the year 2025.


US astronaut Scott Kelly (R) and his brother Mark pose after a press conference at the Russian-leased Baikonur cosmodrome on March 26, 2015. (Photo credit: KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)

Twin Fools NASA at Brother’s Launch on 1-Year Flight

Astronaut Scott Kelly’s identical twin pulled a fast one on NASA right before his brother blasted off on a one-year space station mission.


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NASA Details Plans to Pluck Rock Off Asteroid, Explore it

NASA is aiming to launch a rocket to an asteroid in five years and grab a boulder off of it — a stepping stone for an eventual trip sending humans to Mars.


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Ted Cruz Climate Change Comments Make Him ‘Unfit’ For Presidency

It’s no surprise that many right wing conservatives have questioned the validity of climate change, and presidential hopeful Ted Cruz’s position is no different.


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Buzz Aldrin Pushes NASA To ‘Get Your A** To Mars’

Apollo 11 moonwalker Buzz Aldrin is using celebrities, Senate hearings and social media tactics in his campaign pushing NASA to colonize Mars.


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NASA: Solar System’s Biggest Moon May Have More Water Than All Of Earth

The largest moon in the solar system harbors a salty ocean beneath its icy shell, the latest member to join a growing club of watery moons, NASA said Thursday.


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NASA Scientists Create Ingredients Of Life In Simulated Space Conditions

Although there is a wealth of information regarding life on our planet, researchers continue to look for an answer to a key question: how did life get here in the first place?


A view of nearly 10,000 galaxies are seen in a Hubble Telescope composite photograph. The Hubble Ultra Deep Field (HUDF) photograph is a composite of a million one-second exposures and reveals galaxies from the time shortly after the big bang.  (Photo by NASA/Getty Images)

Study: Universe May Have Had No Beginning At All

Big Bang? What Big Bang? In a new theory, researchers suggest that the start of the universe may have involved no bang at all.


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VIDEO: Asteroid That Whizzed by Earth Has its Own Moon

As an asteroid up to 1,800 feet across made its closest approach to Earth Monday, NASA scientists noticed it brought something else along.