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NASA Aborts Spacewalk

On Tuesday, NASA aborted a spacewalk at the International Space Station due to a dangerous water leak found in an astronaut’s helmet.

07/16/2013

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NASA Remembers Columbia Crew; Marks Ten Years

Friday marks ten years since Space Shuttle Columbia and its seven astronauts were lost. They were returning from a 16-day mission, and were less then 20 minutes from home when the shuttle exploded and disintegrated on Feb. 1, 2003.

02/01/2013

In this handout illustration made available on by NASA, the Kepler-22b, a planet known to comfortably circle in the habitable zone of a sun-like star is digitally illustrated. (Photo Illustration by Ames/JPL-Caltech/NASA via Getty Images)

Study: Billions Of Earth-Size Planets In Milky Way

Astronomers hunting for Earth-like planets now have many places to look. A new estimate released Monday suggested the Milky Way galaxy is home to at least 17 billion planets similar in size to our planet.

01/07/2013

File photo of Mars. (credit: Getty Images)

Study: Mars-Bound Astronauts Exposed To Heavy Radiation; More Likely To Have Alzheimer’s Symptoms

Future astronauts expected to make long-term trips to Mars may be facing an increased probability of taking on symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease that could affect their memories.

01/02/2013

Sally Ride (Photo credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Event For Girls Continues Legacy Of Sally Ride

Almost 900 middle school girls gathered for the Sally Ride Festival at Rice University, where they interacted with displays at science, technology, engineering and mathematics tables.

10/29/2012

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Memories Of Neil Armstrong With Clayton Anderson

Astronaut and good friend to Sports Radio 610, Clayton Anderson, shares his memories of Neil Armstrong and talks a little sports in space.

SportsRadio 610–08/28/2012

NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab Holds Viewing Of Mars Curiosity Rover Landing

Dorky Scientist Music Video: We’re NASA And We Know It

The folks at NASA create a parody of LMFAO’s I’m Sexy and I Know It. Dorks.

08/16/2012

NASA's Curiosity rover (credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech via Getty Images)

NASA’s ‘Green’ Planetary Test Lander Crashes

Earlier this week NASA safely landed a robotic rover on Mars 350 million miles away. But on Thursday here on Earth, a test model planetary lander crashed and burned at Kennedy Space Center in Florida just seconds after liftoff.

08/09/2012

Anxiety builds as NASA prepares to land a $2.5 billion shuttle on Mars' surface. (Courtesy of NASA)

NASA Anxious Over Mars Landing

Hurtling ever closer to Mars, NASA’s most high-tech interplanetary rover prepared for the riskiest part of its journey: diving through the Martian atmosphere and pulling off a new landing routine.

08/05/2012

Sally Ride (Photo credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Sally Ride, A Role Model For The Ages

Looking around our nation, it’s obvious that we need more heroines and heroes with Sally Ride’s brave and courageous character. Her inspiration and legacy must live on to create the heroines – and heroes – of the future.

07/24/2012

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