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Mandatory Evacuation Orders Given To Carolinas As Hurricane Florence Nears
Officials are warning millions along the coastline to evacuate now before it’s too late.
NASA's Katherine Johnson Honored With Statue, Scholarship On 100th Birthday
Taraji P. Henson portrayed Johnson in 2016's "Hidden Figures."
Liftoff! NASA Launches Parker Solar Probe To 'Touch The Sun'
If all goes according to plan, the spacecraft will get closer to the sun than any other human-made object.
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Indonesian Island Lifted 10 Inches By Quake That Killed Nearly 400
By Andi Jatmiko and Stephen Wright, AP
Using satellite images of Lombok from the days after the quake, scientists measured the changes in the island's surface.
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Perseid Meteor Shower To Put On Brilliant Show This Weekend
The view is expected to be exceptional this year because the showers coincide with a new moon.
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NASA Announces New Crew For The Return Of Space Flights From American Soil
The nine-member team plans to begin test flights in 2019.
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Bipartisan Group Of Senators Nominates 'Hidden Figures' Trailblazers For Congressional Gold Medal
Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson and Christine Darden played integral roles in the success of NASA's space program.
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NASA Spacecraft Picked Up Weird Plasma 'Sounds' As It Plunged Into Saturn
Space music at its absolute trippiest.
Woman Says Neil Armstrong Gave Her A Vial Of Moon Dust, Sues NASA To Keep It
The space agency hasn't confiscated the dust, but it has reportedly seized lunar materials from citizens before.
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NASA Finds Concentrated Batch Of Organic Molecules On Mars
But that doesn't necessarily mean the Curiosity rover has found evidence of life.
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Alan Bean, Apollo 12 Astronaut Who Walked On The Moon, Dead At 86
Bean went on to become a professional painter.
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Trump's NASA Chief Has Apparently Changed His Tune On Climate Change
He said humans are contributing in a "major way" to climate change after years of refusing to acknowledge that fact.
Trump Administration Axes Funding For NASA System That Monitors Greenhouse Gases
One scientist calls the decision to cancel the program a "grave mistake."
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3 Black Teen Finalists In NASA Competition Targeted By Racist Hackers
The trolls tried to hack the competition's voting system to favor teenage boys.
Courtesy Kenndy Space Center
NASA Terminates Last Moon Rover After Trump Touts New Era Of Lunar Exploration
The space agency is seeking "commercial partners" as it drops work on a rover designed to extract resources for a human moon colony.
NASA/John Sonntag/Operation IceBridge
NASA Aircraft Spots Mysterious Circles In Remote Arctic Sea Ice
Scientists say they haven't seen these features before.
NASA Releases Astounding Video Of The Lagoon Nebula To Celebrate Hubble's Birthday
The nebula is a "raucous star nursery full of birth and destruction," NASA says.
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Marco Rubio Had An Odd Explanation For Changing His Position On A Trump Nominee
The senator voted to confirm a NASA administrator he initially opposed.
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Senate Confirms Climate Change Denier To Lead NASA
Rep. Jim Bridenstine (R-Okla.) will take over control of the space agency after seven-month standoff.
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SpaceX Rocket Blasts Off Carrying NASA's New Planet-Hunting Telescope
By Joey Roullette, Reuters
The telescope is designed to detect worlds beyond our solar system that might be capable of harboring life.
NASA Rocketed Human Sperm Into Space
International Space Station scientists will determine how well the sperm perform in zero gravity.
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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.
Anton Vaganov / Reuters
Breathtaking Photos Show The 'Super Blue Blood Moon' Around The World
This is what happens when there's a "supermoon," a "blue moon" and a total lunar eclipse all at once.
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World's Oceans Were Hottest On Record In 2017, Study Finds
"The long-term warming trend driven by human activities continued unabated," researchers said.
A 'Super Blue Blood Moon' Is Going To Light Up The Sky. Here's Where To See It.
NASA is calling it a "lunar trifecta."
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NASA Declares 2017 The Second-Hottest Year On Record
Alexander C. Kaufman
The last year was second only to 2016, which had help from El Niño.
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