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Planning for Mars: Researchers carry out four-day mission

Israeli researchers today ended a Mars habitat experiment in Israel's Negev desert where they simulated living conditions on the Red Planet, Israel's Science and Technology Ministry said. ...

2 hours ago from Daily Mail

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SpaceX delays its satellite internet launch to February 21st

Sorry, folks, you'll have to wait a while longer before SpaceX's satellite internet launch takes place. With hours to go, SpaceX has delayed the liftoff from its February ...

9 hours ago from Engadget

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Satellite launch from California is delayed

A SpaceX satellite launch from California that could create a spectacular aerial display has been delayed.

16 hours ago from Phys.org

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Spacewalking astronauts finish months of robot arm repair

Spacewalking astronauts wrapped up months of repair work Friday on the International Space Station 's big robot arm.

Fri 16 Feb 18 from Phys.org

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Long-lived Mars rover Opportunity keeps finding surprises

NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity keeps providing surprises about the Red Planet, most recently with observations of possible "rock stripes."

Fri 16 Feb 18 from Phys.org

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Tesla shot into space will likely collide with Earth or Venus—in millions of years: researchers

The Tesla Roadster that was recently shot into space as part of SpaceX's rocket test flight will likely collide with Earth or Venus eventually, according to new University of Toronto research.

Fri 16 Feb 18 from Phys.org

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SpaceX Launching Internet Satellites Aboard Used Rocket Sunday: Watch Live

SpaceX plans to launch the first two prototypes for its vast satellite-internet constellation Sunday (Feb. 18), and you can watch the liftoff live.

Sat 17 Feb 18 from SPACE.com

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NASA sends piece of Mars back to Mars

In the ultimate example of sending coals to Newcastle, NASA is sending a piece of Mars back to the Red Planet on the Mars 2020 rover mission. The space agency's including a meteorite ...

Wed 14 Feb 18 from Gizmag

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The Solar Storm Hitting Earth Today Might Look Awesome

Thanks to a solar storm, the northern part of North America may see a dazzling auroral display tonight.

Fri 16 Feb 18 from SPACE.com

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7 strange vehicles to get you from A to B

The rise of the internet and byproducts like Kickstarter has facilitated a spread of ideas like never before, some fun, some world-changing and a whole lot that can only be described ...

3 hours ago from Gizmag

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