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An artist's rendering of an asteroid field (CBS)

NASA Reveals Plan To Redirect Asteroid Chunk Into Moon’s Orbit

NASA revealed its plans Wednesday to fly robotic spacecraft to asteroids by the end of the decade.

03/25/2015

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NASA To Study Mysterious ‘Magnetic Explosions’ Between Earth, Sun That Unleash Dangerous X-Rays

Earth and the Sun may be 93 million miles apart, but cosmic explosions between the two celestial spheres occur often and with devastating effects–unleashing waves of radiation and disrupting GPS communications, and it is with this danger in mind that next month, NASA will launch four “Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission” satellites, studying these “magnetic reconnections” and better predicting the consequences of these cosmic phenomena.

02/24/2015

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Calls Off Launch At Last Minute Over Rocket-Tracking System Problem

The SpaceX company has called off Sunday’s launch of a deep-space observatory.

02/08/2015

SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket with the Dragon space craft are readied on October 7, 2012 for an evening launch from Cape Canaveral, Florida, to the International Space Station. (BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/GettyImages)

SpaceX Calls Off Rocket Flight To International Space Station 1 Minute Before Launch

SpaceX has called off its flight to the International Space Station.

01/06/2015

The United Launch Alliance Delta 4 rocket carrying NASA's first Orion deep space exploration craft takes off from its launchpad on December 5, 2014 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

‘Day One Of The Mars Era': NASA’s Orion Spacecraft Soars Into Orbit On First Test Flight

NASA’s new Orion spacecraft circled the planet Friday on a high-stakes test flight meant to usher in a new era of human exploration leading ultimately to Mars.

12/05/2014

The unmanned Orbital Sciences Corp.'s Antares rocket explodes moments after liftoff over the launch complex at Wallops Island, Virginia. (NASA)

Rocket Bound For Space Station Explodes After Launch

An unmanned NASA rocket was seen exploding shortly after liftoff Tuesday afternoon from an island off the coast of Virginia.

10/28/2014

NASA is offering to send your name to MARS. (NASA)

NASA Offering Free Trip For – Your Name Here – To Mars

NASA is inviting the public to add names to a microchip that will fly beyond Earth’s orbit and eventually to Mars or beyond, after first taking a test flight.

10/08/2014

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Spoiler Alert! Netflix Giving Away Endings Of Popular Shows On New Site

Netflix has launched a new website that encourages spoiling TV shows and movies.

09/23/2014

One of the biggest bands in the world, Irish rock band, U2 hails from Dublin, Ireland. Formed in 1976.

U2 Denies Report Their New Album Will Help Launch iPhone 6

U2 is denying reports that the new iPhone 6 launch will feature the band in a pivotal role.

09/08/2014

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Ford Launches New 2015 Mustang

Ceremonial first 2015 Mustang rolls off the assembly line at Ford.

09/04/2014

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