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October 1, 2017
This artist’s impression shows the binary asteroid 288P, located in the main asteroid belt between the planets Mars and Jupiter. The object is unique as it is a binary asteroid which also behaves like a comet.
ASTROBOB: Comet or asteroid? Hubble discovers unique solar system object
October 1, 2017 - 9:30am
June 19, 2017
Artist's concept depicts an itsy bitsy planetary system -- so compact, in fact, that it's more like Jupiter and its moons than a star and its planets. Astronomers using data from NASA's Kepler mission and ground-based telescopes recently confirmed that the system, called KOI-961, hosts the three smallest exoplanets known so far to orbit a star other than our sun.  NASA-JPL-Caltech
NASA finds 10 new potentially habitable 'Earth-like' worlds
June 19, 2017 - 9:00pm
May 8, 2017
Deaf test subjects prepare for zero-gravity flight. (Courtesy of Gallaudet University Archives, David Myers Collection)
How deaf men helped NASA understand motion sickness in space
May 8, 2017 - 2:58pm
February 22, 2017
Artist's concept shows what each of the TRAPPIST-1 planets may look like, based on available data about their sizes, masses and orbital distances.  REUTERS/NASA/JPL-Caltech
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
February 22, 2017 - 4:12pm
December 28, 2016
Mike Gaffey, professor of Space Studies poses for a portrait in his office in Grand Forks, ND on Wednesday, December 21, 2016. (Joshua Komer / Grand Forks Herald)
Earth is likely safe for now from asteroids--EMDASH--probably
December 28, 2016 - 7:16am
December 3, 2016
Former astronaut Buzz Aldrin recovering well after Antarctic evacuation
December 3, 2016 - 9:12am
December 1, 2016
Russian cargo ship destroyed after launch for Space Station
December 1, 2016 - 2:00pm
Fate of Russian space cargo ship uncertain after launch
December 1, 2016 - 11:43am
November 20, 2016
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New crew members come aboard ISS
November 20, 2016 - 1:00am
November 19, 2016
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NASA launches revolutionary weather satellite
November 19, 2016 - 9:24pm
U.S. weather satellite's launch promises 'quantum leap' in forecasts
November 19, 2016 - 7:00pm
November 17, 2016
Europe launches four satellites for Galileo satnav system
November 17, 2016 - 10:00am
October 28, 2016
SpaceX says rocket accident probe focusing on fueling system flaw
October 28, 2016 - 11:00pm
October 19, 2016
Fate of "Life on Mars" lander in balance after descent to planet
October 19, 2016 - 6:16pm
October 11, 2016
Obama vows to send people to Mars by the 2030s
October 11, 2016 - 10:04pm