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NASA’s Kepler Telescope Spots 3 ‘Earth-Like’ Planets

NASA scientists have identified a whopping 1,000 planets outside the solar system using data from the Kepler telescope, which has recorded thousands more potential planets in our galaxy.

01/06/2015

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NASA’s 20-Year-Old ‘Pillars Of Creation’ Photo Undergoes A Stunning High-Def Treatment

NASA is celebrating 25 years of the Hubble Telescope in orbit with a new dramatic view of a well-known celestial object.

01/06/2015

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

Joseph Gordon-Levitt (credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Joseph Gordon-Levitt Marries Silicon Valley Entrepreneur

With ties in the Bay Area, could there be a possibility of another Bay Area celeb?

01/02/2015

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WATCH: Astronauts Ring In The New Year 16 Times From Space

Astronauts on board the International Space Station celebrated New Year’s Day 16 times as it orbited the globe at 17,500 miles per hour.

01/01/2015

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Astronaut Releases Gorgeous Time Lapse Video From 166 Days Spent At International Space Station

A German astronaut has compiled a breathtaking time lapse video of the time he spent aboard the International Space Station.

12/29/2014

X-rays stream off the sun in this image showing observations from by NASA's Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array, or NuSTAR, overlaid on a picture taken by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory. (Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/GSFC)

NASA’s NuSTAR Mission Captures Spectacular 1st Picture Of The Sun

NASA’s Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array has taken its first picture of the sun, producing the most sensitive solar portrait ever taken in high-energy X-rays.

12/25/2014

Christmas On The International Space Station (Photo by NASA)

Does Santa Visit The Space Station? Astronauts Celebrate Christmas In Orbit

You think YOUR house is crowded with house guests this season? NASA astronauts have been having Christmas dinner in a dining room the size of a Volkswagen for decades, and this season is no exception, although the International Space Station is far more spacious than the original Apollo capsule where one of the most famous Christmases in space was ever celebrated.

12/24/2014

Engineering graduate student Elliot Hawkes scales the glass exterior of Packard Electrical Engineering Building using gecko-inspired controllable adhesives. Credit: Eric Eason

Stanford Students Invent Gecko Gloves That Give Humans The Power To Scale Walls

The “gecko gloves” make human hands perform like the sticky feet of nature’s most impressive climber.

12/22/2014

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Here’s What An Astronaut Will See While Spiraling 20,000 Mph Through The Earth’s Atmosphere

NASA released new video Friday capturing the intense conditions the Orion spacecraft and the astronauts it carries will endure as they return from deep space on a journey destined for Mars.

12/19/2014

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