NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has discovered something rather special: Not one, but seven Earth-like planets and they're all orbiting a single star. What makes the discovery all the more astonishi...
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Budget to be “rebalanced” to restrict agency to space.
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Beamed down from the International Space Station.
Astronomers watch the galactic equivalent of a dog with a bone.
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NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Monday released the first photos taken by a new weather satellite, launched last November, that promises to result in more accurate and...
Last year was the hottest on record, two federal agencies confirmed Wednesday morning, after months of warning that 2016 would be another chart-buster. Findings from separate analyses by NASA and the...
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$10,000 quadrillion to be exact...
The retired Navy commander, 82, never forgot the "overpowering beauty of the Earth."
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Astronaut Jeanette Epps made African-American history on Wednesday when NASA announced that she'll be the first black American astronaut to board the International Space Station. While NASA has sent 1...
A sheet of ice the size of Delaware is almost certain to break away from Antarctica soon, after a crack in an ice shelf grew dramatically at the end of 2016, researchers say. A 2,000-square mile secti...
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If you visit the Cotswolds, you'll be surrounded by thatch. In Cornwall, you'll spot a whole lot of slate. And if you ever make a trip to Mars, you might find yourself among hundreds of pods built...
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The space agency wants to make use of a resource the planet already has in abundance.
Higher temperatures could be a death sentence for migratory species, a new study finds.