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How Mae Jemison Space Travel History
Mae Jemison joined NASA in 1987, and in 1992 became the first African-American woman to travel to space.
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John Glenn, Astronaut And American Hero, Hospitalized
By Kim Palmer, Reuters
Details of the 95-year-old's condition and diagnosis were not disclosed.
Astronauts of China's Shenzhou-11 Become National Heroes
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This Is What Happens When You Mansplain Physics To A Female Astronaut
Houston, we have a mansplaining problem.
Venus Rises Behind The Aurora In Stunning Time-Lapse Filmed From Space
Thank you, Tim Peake!
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How Women Deal With Their Periods In Space
By Sara G. Miller, LiveScience
If you think getting your period on Earth is hard, try floating around in space.
Astronaut Tim Peake Completes London Marathon In Space, Sets World Record
He ran the race in just over 3 and a half hours.
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WATCH LIVE: NASA Astronaut Discusses Living On The International Space Station
NASA astronaut Butch Wilmore sits down with HuffPost to chat about his recent adventures on the International Space Station
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Astronaut Tim Peake Is Ready To Run The London Marathon From Space -- And You Can Join Him
The Briton will be using RunSocial, an app that'll let him interact with runners on Earth.
Memories Of The Last 200 Days Of Mars
Sheyna E. Gifford, MD, MA, MS
Chief Medical Officer of HI-SEAS IV, Earth's longest NASA-fund...
Two hundred days have passed -- 165 remain. The vivid slideshow behind my eyes plays on, even though, looking through the pictures I've taken, I know our tiny world is wreathed in glowing white, patient grey and bloodrust red.
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Falling From Space: How The World's First Syrian Astronaut Became A Refugee
Muhammed Faris is viewed as a national hero in Syria.
How Scott Kelly Will Have To Readjust To Life On Earth
Pass -- don't float -- the ketchup!
Obama Welcomes Heroic Astronaut Back To Earth With A Dad Joke
Very punny, Mr. President!
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A Nigerian Astronaut Is Not Really Trapped In Space
Abacha Tunde's top secret mission is too good to be true.
Mesmerizing Time-Lapse Video Shows How Lightning Looks From Space
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That Space Flower Is Still A Big Deal, Even If It's Not The First (UPDATED)
Now it's even more pathetic if you can't keep your desk plant alive.
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This Astronaut Is Going To Run The London Marathon In Space
Tim Peake will attempt the course virtually as he orbits the Earth at about 17,000 miles per hour.
Here's How Astronauts On The ISS Will Celebrate Thanksgiving
Irradiated smoked turkey, anyone?
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NASA Wants YOU! (For Future Space Missions. If You're Smart.)
Aspiring astronauts must have an advanced degree and perfect eyesight.
Astoria Characters: The Guys Who Grow Glass Gardens
Author, 'Astoria Characters'
Onesis Castillo arrives carefully carrying a cactus, and Gilberto Gonzalez holds open the plate-glass door of Crystal Gardens to let him in.
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Now You Can Watch Amazing Stop Motion Video of Apollo Space Missions
Don't miss these incredible high-resolution images from the Project Apollo Archive.
NASA Just Released Thousands Of New Photos Of Outer Space
, Guest Writer
It's like an astronaut's Instagram.
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Watch Astronauts' Violent Return To Earth From Inside Their Space Capsule
The three-hour trip from the ISS is loud and surprisingly bumpy.
Buzz Aldrin Shares 'Customs Form' From Moon Visit Like It's NBD
Moon rock and moon dust samples are listed under "cargo."
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Astronaut's Bubbly Experiment Shows Off Incredible New ISS Camera
NASA just sent a dragon into space -- an Epic Dragon by RED to be exact.
Astronauts Get To Eat Seriously Gourmet Food In Space
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