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A perigee moon, or supermoon, rises behind wind turbines.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

NASA Video Shows Example Of Supermoon Lunar Eclipse Happening September 27th

If you missed out on the last supermoon, don’t worry, because NASA says a supermoon lunar eclipse is coming up toward the end of the month.

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Pluto sent a love note back to Earth via NASA's New Horizons. This is the last image taken before today's #PlutoFlyby. (NASA)

Video Shows Flyby Of Pluto From New Horizons’ Perspective

A new video gives viewers a spacecraft’s-eye view of what it was like to fly by Pluto.

09/01/2015

The Twin Jet Nebula, or PN M2-9, is a striking example of a bipolar planetary nebula. Bipolar planetary nebulae are formed when the central object is not a single star, but a binary system, Studies have shown that the nebula’s size increases with time, and measurements of this rate of increase suggest that the stellar outburst that formed the lobes occurred just 1200 years ago.  (NASA)

Brilliant Butterfly Spotted In Deep Space Nebula Photo

Looking like a butterfly unfolding its wings, this image taken by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope shows the Twin Jet Nebula and its knots of expanding gas in amazing detail.

08/28/2015

Image from Mars Curiosity Rover (NASA)

Sorry Conspiracy Theorists, That’s No Woman On Mars

Whenever the Mars Curiosity Rover beams back images of the Red Planet to Earth, the Internet blows up with countless theories to explain the mysterious shadows and shapes we perceive.

08/11/2015

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station sampling space-grown vegetables for the very first time. (NASA)

Astronauts Try Space-Grown Vegetables For First Time Ever

Green-thumbed astronauts tasted the fruit of their labors after harvesting space-grown vegetables for the first time ever.

08/10/2015

NASA provided this image showing the dark side of the moon as it passes by a sunlit Earth. (NASA)

New NASA Images Show Dark Side Of The Moon Crossing In Front Of Sunny Earth

NASA gave us earthlings a view of the dark side of the moon Wednesday that we would never have been able to see from the ground.

08/05/2015

Russia's Soyuz TMA-16M spacecraft carrying the International Space Station (ISS) crew of US astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonauts Gennady Padalka and Mikhail Kornienko blasts off from the launch pad at Russian-leased Baikonur cosmodrome early on March 28, 2015. (KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)

NASA Asking Congress For $490M To Buy Seats On Russian Soyuz Rockets For Astronauts

NASA is asking Congress for another half billion dollars to pay Russia to fly astronauts to the International Space Station.

08/05/2015

Amazon drones (CBS)

Amazon Proposes Prime Slice Of Air Space For Drone Delivery

Amazon is making a pitch for a prime slice of air space to facilitate high speed package delivery using drones.

07/28/2015

The brightest spots on dwarf planet Ceres are seen in this image taken by NASA's Dawn spacecraft on June 6, 2015. (NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA)

Detectable Haze On Dwarf Planet Ceres Bolsters Top Theory For Bizarre Bright Spots

New information about the mysterious bright spots on Ceres is giving scientists new leads about the dwarf planet’s history.

07/27/2015

New Horizons captures Pluto's icy atmosphere (NASA)

NASA Discovers Eerie-Looking Veil Of Ice Haze Floating Over Pluto

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has given humanity a spectacular new look at Pluto, with each photo divulging fresh information about the mysterious icy world 4.67 billion miles away from Earth.

07/24/2015

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