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NASA launches robotic rover to seek signs of past Martian life - watch

The $2.4 billion mission, slated for liftoff at 7:50 a.m. ET (1150 GMT) from Florida's Cape Canaveral, is planned as the US space agency's ninth trek to the Martian surface.

By REUTERS
30/07/2020
US ASTRONAUT Buzz Aldrin is pictured during the Apollo 11 extravehicular activity on the Moon, July
NASA to award total of $35K to who can design a toilet for moon landers

The new toilet is part of NASA's preparations for restarting moon landing operations by 2024.

Asteroid the size of Empire State Building "nears" earth this weekend

The asteroid is estimated to be 1,100 ft. in diameter, while the Empire State Building stands at approximately 1,400 ft. tall.

07/06/2020
Jewish astronaut Jessica Meir talks about her experience with Ilan Ramon

Meir had just started her career when the Colombia Space Shuttle disaster occurred.

05/06/2020
Pence: We have begun a new mission - to ultimately land Americans on Mars

NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have flown into space aboard the Crew Dragon capsule, and are bound for the International Space Station.

By REUTERS
31/05/2020
SpaceX's first astronaut launch from Florida canceled due to bad weather

The next launch window is set for Saturday afternoon, May 30, when SpaceX will make a second attempt to send the astronauts into orbit.

By REUTERS
27/05/2020
NASA releases basic principles for international moon exploration pact

The accords are a key part of NASA's effort to court allies around its plan to build a long-term presence on the lunar surface under its Artemis moon program.

By REUTERS
18/05/2020
Israel Space Agency proposal among NASA finalists in search for alien life

If the proposal is approved, Trident would be the first Earthly visitor to Neptune and its moons in over thirty years.

15/05/2020
NASA's Mars Helicopter receives its name from 17-year-old Alabama student

The Tuscaloosa County high school student recommended the name, and her "motivation" behind choosing the name through the NASA "Name the Rover" essay contest.

Israeli team explains properties of most distant object in outer space

Arrokoth was first photographed in 2019 by the New Horizons space mission, the same mission that provided the world its best pictures of Pluto and its moon Charon.

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