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Sunday May 03, 2015 @04:48PM High School Students Discover Pulsar With Widest-Known Orbit
Saturday May 02, 2015 @09:11PM NASA Gets Its Marching Orders: Look Up! Look Out!
Saturday May 02, 2015 @02:46PM Native Hawaiian Panel Withdraws Support For World's Largest Telescope
Thursday April 30, 2015 @08:05PM New Solar Telescope Unveils the Complex Dynamics of Sunspots' Dark Cores
Thursday April 30, 2015 @05:38PM Messenger's Mercury Trip Ends With a Bang, and Silence
Thursday April 30, 2015 @08:26AM NASA Probe Spies Possible Polar Ice Cap On Pluto
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @12:45PM Signs of Subsurface 'Alien' Life Found In Antarctica
Sunday April 26, 2015 @08:32AM Cosmologists Find Eleven Runaway Galaxies
Friday April 24, 2015 @11:25PM Mystery of the Coldest Spot In the CMB Solved
Thursday April 23, 2015 @11:10PM Cosmic Rays Could Reveal Secrets of Lightning On Earth
Thursday April 23, 2015 @03:04PM Virtual Telescope Readied To Image Black Hole's 'Ring of Fire'
Thursday April 23, 2015 @11:32AM Stunning Hubble Silver Anniversary Picture Unveiled
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @10:01PM Hubble Spots Star Explosion Astronomers Can't Explain
Monday April 20, 2015 @02:07PM Mysterious "Cold Spot": Fingerprint of Largest Structure In the Universe?
Monday April 20, 2015 @08:06AM ISS Could Be Fitted With Lasers To Shoot Down Space Junk
Saturday April 18, 2015 @12:23PM Rocket Lab Unveils "Electric" Rocket Engine
Friday April 17, 2015 @10:24PM The Origin of the First Light In the Universe
Friday April 17, 2015 @10:04PM Incorrectly Built SLS Welding Machine To Be Rebuilt
Friday April 17, 2015 @01:59PM Space X Falcon 9 rocket lifts off - multiview
Thursday April 16, 2015 @06:24PM Enceladus Spreads Ghostly Ice Tendrils Around Saturn
Wednesday April 15, 2015 @06:54PM Spitzer Space Telescope Finds New Planet
Wednesday April 15, 2015 @05:28PM Longer Video Shows How Incredibly Close Falcon Stage Came To Successful Landing
Monday April 13, 2015 @05:43PM SpaceX Launch Postponed
Sunday April 12, 2015 @04:32PM European Space Agency Invited To Contribute a Lander To NASA's Europa Clipper
Sunday April 12, 2015 @08:11AM Copenhagen Suborbitals Test Rocket Engine
Wednesday April 08, 2015 @05:22PM Collision With Earth's "Little Sister" Created the Moon
Wednesday April 08, 2015 @03:20PM Organic Molecules Found Circling Nearby Star
Wednesday April 08, 2015 @12:35PM Amid Controversy, Construction of Telescope In Hawaii Halted
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @12:07PM Distance of a Microlensing Event Measured For the First Time
Monday April 06, 2015 @04:20PM Build Your Own Satellite For Less Than $30K
Thursday April 02, 2015 @09:19AM NASA-ESA Project Will Shoot an Asteroid To See What Happens
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @09:32AM X-37B To Fly Again
Monday March 30, 2015 @07:40AM Chinese Scientists Plan Solar Power Station In Space
Sunday March 29, 2015 @08:01AM SpaceX's New Combustion Technologies
Friday March 27, 2015 @09:21PM Taxpayer Subsidies To ULA To End
Friday March 27, 2015 @06:39PM Dark Matter Is Even More of a Mystery Than Expected
Thursday March 26, 2015 @06:08PM GAO Denied Access To Webb Telescope Workers By Northrop Grumman
Wednesday March 25, 2015 @01:03PM Sierra Nevada's Dream Chaser Could Land At Ellington Space Port Near Houston
Monday March 23, 2015 @03:21PM World's Largest Asteroid Impacts Found In Central Australia
Monday March 23, 2015 @12:22PM NASA's Abandoned Launch Facilities
Sunday March 22, 2015 @11:08AM Rosetta Spacecraft Makes Nitrogen Discovery On Comet
Friday March 20, 2015 @10:37PM How Space Can Expand Faster Than the Speed of Light
Monday March 16, 2015 @08:41AM NASA Wants Your Help Hunting For Asteroids
Saturday March 14, 2015 @09:30PM Russia Abandons Super-Rocket Designed To Compete With SLS
Thursday March 12, 2015 @10:37PM Huge Ocean Confirmed Underneath Solar System's Largest Moon
Thursday March 12, 2015 @06:15PM Proxima Centauri Might Not Be the Closest Star To Earth
Sunday March 08, 2015 @06:13PM The Astronomer Who Brought Us the Universe
Friday March 06, 2015 @10:20PM New Images From Mangalyaan
Friday March 06, 2015 @12:25AM How Activists Tried To Destroy GPS With Axes
Thursday March 05, 2015 @07:27PM Hubble Discovers Quadruple Lensed Ancient Supernova
Thursday March 05, 2015 @05:44PM New Data Indicates Arctic-Ocean Sized Body of Water on Ancient Mars
Wednesday March 04, 2015 @06:56PM Massive Exoplanet Evolved In Extreme 4-Star System
Monday March 02, 2015 @03:14PM NASA's Spitzer Team Releases Highest-resolution View of the Full Galactic Plane
Monday March 02, 2015 @08:51AM SpaceX Falcon 9 Launches Dual Satellite Mission
Sunday March 01, 2015 @02:59PM 20-Year-Old Military Weather Satellite Explodes In Orbit
Sunday March 01, 2015 @02:23PM Spacewalking Astronauts Finish Extensive, Tricky Cable Job
Wednesday February 25, 2015 @07:15PM Ceres' Mystery Bright Dots May Have Volcanic Origin
Monday February 23, 2015 @11:20AM ISS Crew Install Cables For 2017 Arrival of Commercial Capsules
Sunday February 22, 2015 @11:12PM Rocket Flown Through Northern Lights To Help Unlock Space Weather Mysteries
Wednesday February 18, 2015 @02:28PM Supermassive Diet: Black Holes Bulk-Up On Dark Matter
Monday February 16, 2015 @06:11PM Mysterious Martian Plumes Discovered By Amateur Astronomers
Thursday February 12, 2015 @09:41AM ESA Complete Spaceplane Test Flight; IXV Safely Returns To Earth
Wednesday February 11, 2015 @07:16PM SpaceX Falcon 9 Launches, Rocket Recovery Attempt Scrapped
Wednesday February 11, 2015 @01:50PM Comets Form Like Deep Fried Ice Cream Scoops
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @09:40AM West To East Coast: SpaceX Ready For Extreme Multitasking
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @09:31AM ESA's Experimental Wingless Space Plane IXV Ready For a Test Flight
Sunday February 08, 2015 @01:08PM Earth's Libration Visualized For the First Time Above the Moon's Far Side
Saturday February 07, 2015 @08:48PM DARPA's ALASA Could Pave Way For Cheaper, Faster Satellite Launches
Thursday February 05, 2015 @02:04PM Craters Pop As NASA's Dawn Probe Approaches Ceres
Thursday February 05, 2015 @12:05AM The Strangest Moon In the Solar System
Wednesday February 04, 2015 @02:21PM TP-82: The Gun Cosmonauts Carried On Space Missions
Tuesday February 03, 2015 @10:33AM FAA Could Extend Property Rights On the Moon Through Regulation
Monday February 02, 2015 @04:57PM Obama's 2016 NASA Budget Status Quo, Funds Europa Mission
Monday February 02, 2015 @08:46AM State Television Says Iran Launches New Satellite Into Space
Sunday February 01, 2015 @09:00AM NASA Launches Satellite To Observe Soil Moisture
Friday January 30, 2015 @10:00PM There Is No "You" In a Parallel Universe
Thursday January 29, 2015 @01:10AM The Big Bang By Balloon
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @12:45PM Proposed Space Telescope Uses Huge Opaque Disk To Surpass Hubble
Monday January 26, 2015 @03:08PM Virgin Galactic Dumps Scaled Composites For Spaceship Two
Monday January 26, 2015 @01:12PM "Once In a Lifetime" Asteroid Sighting Monday Night
Monday January 26, 2015 @01:49AM How Do We Know the Timeline of the Universe?
Sunday January 25, 2015 @11:54PM NASA Considers Autonomous Martian Helicopter To Augment Future Rovers
Sunday January 25, 2015 @06:26PM SpaceX, US Air Force Settle Spy Sat Dispute
Sunday January 25, 2015 @10:34AM Europe and China Will Team Up For a Robotic Space Mission
Thursday January 22, 2015 @07:09PM The Camera That Changed the Universe
Wednesday January 21, 2015 @03:01PM The Paradoxes That Threaten To Tear Modern Cosmology Apart
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @10:23AM NJ Museum Revives TIROS Satellite Dish After 40 Years
Monday January 19, 2015 @06:20PM Astronomers Record Mystery Radio Signals From 5.5 Billion Light Years Away
Monday January 19, 2015 @11:15AM Iran Forced To Cancel Its Space Program
Thursday January 15, 2015 @07:15PM Virgin Galactic To Launch 2,400 Comm. Satellites To Offer Ubiquitous Broadband
Thursday January 15, 2015 @12:05PM Exoplanet Hunting NGTS Telescope Array Achieves First Light
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @01:23PM The Strange Story of the First Quantum Art Exhibition In Space
Sunday January 11, 2015 @09:48AM NASA's New Horizons To Arrive At Pluto With Clyde Tombaugh's Ashes
Wednesday January 07, 2015 @10:17PM Study Casts Doubt On Mammoth-Killing Cosmic Impact
Wednesday January 07, 2015 @04:20PM Scientist Says Potential Signs of Ancient Life in Mars Rover Photos
Wednesday January 07, 2015 @02:12PM SpaceX One Step Closer To Launching Astronaut
Tuesday January 06, 2015 @08:36AM SpaceX Falcon 9 Launch and Historic Landing Aborted
Monday January 05, 2015 @01:03PM In Daring Plan, Tomorrow SpaceX To Land a Rocket On Floating Platform
Thursday January 01, 2015 @07:07PM Private Russian Company Proposes Lunar Base
Wednesday December 31, 2014 @08:11PM The Billionaires' Space Club
Tuesday December 30, 2014 @11:08AM BU Students Working On a Cheaper, Gentler Suborbital Rocket
Monday December 29, 2014 @01:22AM Life In Space, In More Than 12,000 Photos
Sunday December 28, 2014 @08:19PM What Northern Hemisphere Astronomers Are Missing From the Southern Hemisphere
Sunday December 28, 2014 @03:58PM New Proposed Path for Manned Trips to Mars: Let Mars' Gravity Capture Spacecraft
Saturday December 27, 2014 @09:39PM 5,200 Days Aboard ISS, and the Surprising Reason the Mission Is Still Worthwhile
Saturday December 27, 2014 @02:43PM Hubble Reveals a Previously Unknown Dwarf Galaxy Just 7 Million Light Years Away
Sunday December 21, 2014 @12:31PM Footage Showing Orion's Fiery Re-Entry Into Earth's Atmosphere Released By NASA
Sunday December 21, 2014 @09:02AM Can Rep. John Culberson Save NASA's Space Exploration Program?
Friday December 19, 2014 @12:52AM Kepler Makes First Exoplanet Discovery After Mission Reboot
Thursday December 18, 2014 @02:56PM India Successfully Test Fires Its Heaviest Rocket
Thursday December 18, 2014 @02:07AM NASA Tests Feasibility of 3D Printing on the Moon and Other Planets
Thursday December 18, 2014 @12:36AM Startup Helps You Build Your Very Own Picosatellite On a Budget
Wednesday December 17, 2014 @06:39PM Terrestrial Gamma Ray Bursts Very Common
Monday December 15, 2014 @12:56PM SpaceX Set To Create 300 New US Jobs and Expand Facilities
Monday December 15, 2014 @12:18PM Raspberry Pi In Space
Saturday December 13, 2014 @01:30PM Airbus Attacked By French Lawmaker For Talking To SpaceX
Friday December 12, 2014 @11:37PM Deflating Claims That ESA Craft Has Spotted Dark Matter
Thursday December 11, 2014 @12:19AM Rosetta Results: Comets "Did Not Bring Water To Earth"
Sunday December 07, 2014 @09:46AM Pluto-Bound Spacecraft Ends Hibernation To Start Mission
Friday December 05, 2014 @11:31PM Orion Capsule Safely Recovered, Complete With 12-Year-Old Computer Guts
Thursday December 04, 2014 @10:27PM How Astronomers Will Take the "Image of the Century": a Black Hole
Thursday December 04, 2014 @05:27PM Aliens Are Probably Everywhere, Just Not Anywhere Nearby
Wednesday December 03, 2014 @09:54PM Why Pluto Still Matters
Monday December 01, 2014 @02:21PM Stars Traveling Close To Light Speed Could Spread Life Through the Universe
Monday December 01, 2014 @12:06AM Who Needs NASA? Exoplanet Detected Using a DSLR
Sunday November 30, 2014 @03:04AM Hayabusa 2 Asteroid Probe Postponed By Weather Until Early December
Friday November 28, 2014 @08:51PM New Analysis Pushes Back Possible Origin For Antikythera Mechanism
Wednesday November 26, 2014 @12:14AM ISS's 3-D Printer Creates Its First Object In Space
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @09:40AM Conglomerate Rock From Mars: (Much) More Precious Than Gold
Monday November 24, 2014 @03:52PM Complex Life May Be Possible In Only 10% of All Galaxies
Monday November 24, 2014 @11:34AM NASA Offering Contracts To Encourage Asteroid Mining
Monday November 24, 2014 @09:15AM Multi-National Crew Reaches Space Station
Monday November 24, 2014 @12:29AM Study: Space Rock Impacts Not Random
Sunday November 23, 2014 @05:30PM NASA Remasters 20-Year-Old Galileo Photographs of Jupiter's Moon, Europa
Sunday November 23, 2014 @02:04PM Elon Musk Talks "X-Wing" Fins For Reusable Rockets, Seafaring Spaceport Drones
Sunday November 23, 2014 @09:58AM Spaceport America Loses $1.7 Million Due To Virgin Galactic Delays
Wednesday November 19, 2014 @06:16PM What Would Have Happened If Philae Were Nuclear Powered?
Monday November 17, 2014 @03:21PM Fascinating Rosetta Image Captures Philae's Comet Bounce
Monday November 17, 2014 @09:21AM Magnetic Field In Meteorite Provides Clues About Formation of Solar System
Sunday November 16, 2014 @10:44PM Leonid Meteor Shower Hits Tonight, Peaks Tomorrow
Sunday November 16, 2014 @03:37PM After Four Days, Philae Team Gets to Rest
Friday November 14, 2014 @11:30PM Philae's Batteries Have Drained; Comet Lander Sleeps
Friday November 14, 2014 @02:47PM SatNOGS Wins the 2014 Hackaday Prize For Satellite Networked Open Ground Station
Friday November 14, 2014 @11:26AM Boeing Readies For First Ever Conjoined Satellite Launch
Friday November 14, 2014 @09:07AM Comet Probe Philae To Deploy Drill As Battery Life Wanes
Thursday November 13, 2014 @07:52PM Thanks To the Private Space Industry, Things Are Looking Up For Space City USA
Thursday November 13, 2014 @10:22AM Comet Probe Philae Unanchored But Stable — And Sending Back Images
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @11:05AM Google To Lease and Refurbish Naval Air Base For Space Exploration
Thursday November 06, 2014 @07:38PM Revolutionary New View of Baby Planets Forming Around a Star
Monday November 03, 2014 @08:57AM SpaceShipTwo's Rocket Engine Did Not Cause Fatal Crash
Sunday November 02, 2014 @12:54AM Space Tourism Isn't Worth Dying For
Saturday November 01, 2014 @10:54AM A Mysterious Piece of Russian Space Junk Does Maneuvers
Wednesday October 29, 2014 @08:38PM MIT Professor Advocates Ending Asteroid Redirect Mission To Fund Asteroid Survey
Sunday October 26, 2014 @02:09PM Dwarf Galaxies Dim Hopes of Dark Matter
Sunday October 26, 2014 @08:26AM Rosetta Probe Reveals What a Comet Smells Like
Sunday October 26, 2014 @08:07AM SpaceX Capsule Returns To Earth With Lab Results
Thursday October 23, 2014 @11:21PM Two Exocomet Families Found Around Baby Star System
Tuesday October 21, 2014 @08:39AM Mars Orbiter Beams Back Images of Comet's Surprisingly Tiny Nucleus
Monday October 20, 2014 @12:36AM The Woman Who Should Have Been the First Female Astronaut
Sunday October 19, 2014 @03:50PM NASA Cancels "Sunjammer" Solar Sail Demonstration Mission
Sunday October 19, 2014 @01:26PM Watch Comet Siding Spring's Mars Fly-By, Live
Thursday October 16, 2014 @05:02PM White House Wants Ideas For "Bootstrapping a Solar System Civilization"
Thursday October 16, 2014 @03:12PM Saturn's 'Death Star' Moon May Hide Subsurface Ocean
Monday October 13, 2014 @02:14PM Secretive X-37B Military Space Plane Could Land On Tuesday
Monday October 13, 2014 @08:03AM Hawking Radiation Mimicked In the Lab
Monday October 13, 2014 @02:44AM First Man To Walk In Space Reveals How Mission Nearly Ended In Disaster
Sunday October 12, 2014 @08:51AM The Cult of Elon Musk Shines With Steve Jobs' Aura
Tuesday October 07, 2014 @03:37PM Send Your Own Radiosonde 90,000 Feet Into the Sky (Video)
Tuesday October 07, 2014 @09:29AM NASA Asks Boeing, SpaceX To Stop Work On Next-Gen Space Taxi
Wednesday October 01, 2014 @05:30PM Robot Arm Will Install New Earth-Facing Cameras On Space Station
Sunday September 28, 2014 @09:20AM Research: Earth's Water Older Than the Sun, Came From Interstellar Ice
Thursday September 25, 2014 @02:08PM Solar System's Water Is Older Than the Sun
Thursday September 25, 2014 @08:52AM Why India's Mars Probe Was So Cheap
Wednesday September 24, 2014 @06:03PM Water Discovered In Exoplanet Atmosphere
Monday September 22, 2014 @11:59AM "Big Bang Signal" Could All Be Dust
Monday September 22, 2014 @09:22AM Astrophysicists Identify the Habitable Regions of the Entire Universe
Monday September 22, 2014 @09:04AM Update: Mangalyaan's Main Engine Test Fired, Maven In Orbit
Sunday September 21, 2014 @05:23PM Trouble In Branson-Land, As Would-Be Space Tourists Get Antsy Over Delays
Sunday September 21, 2014 @11:33AM SpaceX Launches Supplies to ISS, Including Its First 3D Printer
Saturday September 20, 2014 @03:03AM Boeing To Take Space Tourists On Its CST-100 Spacecraft To the ISS
Thursday September 18, 2014 @06:07PM Mystery Signal Could Be Dark Matter Hint In ISS Detector
Thursday September 18, 2014 @08:37AM Ask Slashdot: How To Pick Up Astronomy and Physics As an Adult?
Wednesday September 17, 2014 @08:59PM NASA Inspector General Lobs Big Rocks At Agency's Asteroid Hunting Program
Wednesday September 17, 2014 @04:53PM ULA and Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin Announce Rocket Engine Partnership
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @09:32AM WSJ Reports Boeing To Beat SpaceX For Manned Taxi To ISS
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @08:35AM Indian Mars Mission Has Completed 95% of Its Journey Without a Hitch
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @08:28AM Curiosity Rover Arrives At Long-Term Destination
Monday September 15, 2014 @08:09AM European Space Agency Picks Site For First Comet Landing In November
Wednesday September 10, 2014 @10:17PM Universal Big Bang Lithium Deficit Confirmed
Wednesday September 10, 2014 @08:46PM Universal Big Bang Lithium Deficit Confirmed
Wednesday September 10, 2014 @08:41PM X-Class Solar Flare Coming Friday
Wednesday September 10, 2014 @05:43PM The Exoplanets That Never Were
Wednesday September 10, 2014 @02:11PM Rosetta Hunts For Comet Touch Down Site For Philae Lander
Monday September 08, 2014 @08:08AM How Astrophysicists Hope To Turn the Entire Moon Into a Cosmic Ray Detector
Sunday September 07, 2014 @07:56PM Apparent Meteorite Hits Managua, Nicaragua, Leaving Crater But No Injuries
Sunday September 07, 2014 @06:04PM NASA Panel Finds Fault WIth Curiosity Rover Project's Focus
Thursday September 04, 2014 @07:12AM DARPA Bolsters Blueprint To Build Robotic Services For Satellites
Wednesday September 03, 2014 @01:18PM Welcome To Laniakea, Our New Cosmic Home
Monday September 01, 2014 @08:09AM Saturn's F Ring Is Now Three Times As Wide As During the Voyager Flybys
Thursday August 28, 2014 @06:16PM Software Error Caused Soyuz/Galileo Failure

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