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New Project Plans To Send A Spacecraft To Alpha Centauri In 20 Years
Science & Tech  (tags: science, astronomy, Alpha Centauri technology, research, space, spacecraft )

Michael
- 15 days ago - iflscience.com
A new project has been announced that will attempt to launch a small spacecraft to our nearest stellar neighbor, Alpha Centauri, and return images and data to Earth within a generation.
UFO No More: Crashed Rocket Found on the Moon âEUR" RT News
Science & Tech  (tags: rocket, spacecraft, UFO, Apollo, Saturn V, space photo, mystery, NASA, moon surface )

BMutiny
- 138 days ago - rt.com
NASA has solved a 43-year-old mystery by finally locating Apollo 16âEUR(TM)s rocket booster, the third stage of a Saturn V rocket that crash landed on the moon in 1972. High-res images of the spacecraft were captured by NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter
India Spacecraft Successfully Arrives at Mars
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, space, science, research, news, nasa, interesting, humans, environment, astronomy, cosmology, india, spacecraft, mars, Mangalyaan probe, Red Planet, mission )

Darren
- 581 days ago - scientificamerican.com
The Mangalyaan probe, the country's first mission to another world, has entered the Red Planet's orbit
NASA to Send Sample-Return Mission to Earth-Bound Asteroid
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, space, scientists, science, research, news, nasa, interesting, humans, astronomy, cosmology, asteroid, spacecraft, carbonaceous, collision )

Darren
- 596 days ago - scientificamerican.com
A spacecraft set to launch in 2016 will head for a carbonaceous asteroid that has a high probability of colliding with Earth in the 22nd century
'We Are Here!' Spacecraft Rosetta Meets 67P Comet 10 Years After Leaving Earth, VIDEO
Science & Tech  (tags: science, technology, spacecraft, Rosetta, comet, VIDEO, astronomy )

Beatrice
- 631 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The spacecraft Rosetta is trying to catch a comet. Today, after a decade long journey, it finally reached caught up with 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko In November it will be close enough to harpoon the frozen ball of dirty ice and attempt to make a soft
The Lasting Allure of the Flying Saucer
Science & Tech  (tags: Space, Spacecraft, NASA, USA )

Ray
- 686 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Nasa is launching a spacecraft that strongly resembles a flying saucer. For more than half a century the distinctive shape has exerted a powerful grip over the popular imagination.
Mars Vs. Comet in 2014: Scientists Prepare for a Close Shave or Impact
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, ESA, interesting, Mars, nasa, news, research, science, space, spacecraft, study )

Dan
- 1125 days ago - space.com
A close encounter between Mars and Comet C/2013 A1 in 2014 has NASA investigating how to protect Mars-orbiting spacecraft and rovers from cometary debris as the comet and planet converge. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
More Space Junk Falling This Weekend
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, environment, nasa, news, science, space, safety, space junk, sky, Russia, Mars, probe, crash, earth, Phobos-Grunt, spacecraft, re-entry )

Janet
- 1567 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Brace yourselves for another 13.5 tons of space junk falling to earth between Saturday and Monday. Thinking Chicken Little was right after all... take cover, the sky really IS falling!
NASA Spacecraft Now Circling Mercury -- a First
Science & Tech  (tags: NASA, spacecraft, Mercury, space )

Anna
- 1870 days ago - news.yahoo.com
For the first time, Earth has a regular orbiting eye-in-the-sky spying on the solar system's smallest and strangest planet, Mercury.NASA's spacecraft called Messenger successfully veered into a pinpoint orbit Thursday night after a 6 1/2-year trip and....
Closest Ever View of a Comet: Nasa Spacecraft Flies Just 112 Miles From Tempel 1
Science & Tech  (tags: Nasa, Spacecraft, Tempel 1, Earth, Science )

Nancy
- 1899 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Nasa today used one of its craft to revisit a comet at close range for the first time in the history of space exploration.
NASA's Kepler Spacecraft Discovers Extraordinary New Planetary System
Science & Tech  (tags: earth, Keplar 11, Murcury, Nasa, Neptune, new planetary system, orbit, spacecraft, telescope, Urenaus )

Lasantha
- 1910 days ago - gossiplankanewz.com
NASA's Kepler Spacecraft Discovers Extraordinary New Planetary System ~ Gossip Lanka newz - Sri Lankan hot gossip and news.
Cryosat Ice Mission Returns First Science
Science & Tech  (tags: Cryosat ice mission, science, spacecraft, sea surface )

Nancy
- 1958 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Radar data from the European satellite has been used to make a map of ocean circulation across the Arctic basin.
8.6 Billion Miles From Earth: The End of Voyager 2 Mission?
Science & Tech  (tags: Earth, Voyager 2, science, research, spacecraft )

Sophie
- 2176 days ago - dailygalaxy.com
Engineers have shifted NASA's Voyager 2 spacecraft into a mode that transmits only spacecraft health and status data while they diagnose an unexpected change in the pattern of returning data.
MESSENGER Spacecraft Reveals More Hidden Territory On Mercury
Science & Tech  (tags: NASA, Space, Spacecraft )

Nancy
- 2363 days ago - sciencedaily.com
A NASA spacecraft gliding over the battered surface of Mercury for the second time this year has revealed more previously unseen real estate on the innermost planet.
Surprise! Saturn Has Small Moon Hidden in Ring
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, space, science, research, spacecraft, discovery, interesting, scientists )

Linda
- 2614 days ago - news.yahoo.com
PASADENA, Calif. - Scientists have found a new moon hidden in one of Saturn's dazzling outer rings. The international Cassini spacecraft spotted the moon, which measures about a third of a mile wide. The discovery was announced Tuesday in a notice by the
 

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