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NASA Spots Lost ‘Spanish Stonehenge’ From Space After Drought Reveals Structure

NASA's Landsat 8 acquired images of an area where Dolmen de Guadalperal, an ancient Spanish monument that was underwater for nearly 50 years, reportedly has reemerged ...

12 hours ago from Geek.com

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Deadline closing for names to fly on NASA's next Mars rover

It's the final boarding call for you to stow your name on NASA's Mars 2020 rover before it launches to the Red Planet. The Sept. 30 deadline for NASA's "Send Your Name to Mars" campaign gives ...

Thu 19 Sep 19 from Phys.org

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Ad Astra: A journey upriver to meet your demons, internal and otherwise

A sci-fi action movie where the key action takes place in Brad Pitt's neurons.

10 hours ago from Arstechnica

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NASA manager casts doubt on 2024 moon landing by astronauts

A top NASA manager cast doubt Wednesday on the space agency's ability to land astronauts on the moon by 2024.

Wed 18 Sep 19 from Phys.org

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Vikram Moon lander: NASA Orbiter fails to spot Indian probe on the lunar surface

NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter was unable to spot India’s Vikram Moon lander during a flyby of its the landing site on the lunar surface this week.

Thu 19 Sep 19 from FOXNews

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Per Aspera Ad Astra

Los Angeles CA (SPX) Sep 21, 2019 I have always known what the phrase "Per Aspera Ad Astra" meant, and in my work in the Aerospace arena, I have come to appreciate its significance. And ...

1 hours ago from SpaceDaily

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3-D models of Mars to aid Rosalind Franklin rover in quest for ancient life

Scientists at TU Dortmund University have generated high-accuracy 3-D models of terrain within the landing ellipse of the ESA/Roscosmos ExoMars rover Rosalind Franklin. The Digital Terrain Models ...

Tue 17 Sep 19 from Phys.org

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Russian space junk could collide with experimental habitat - CNET

Space is getting crowded, and the Bigelow Aerospace Genesis II is in danger from a dead satellite.

Tue 17 Sep 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

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Image: North polar dunes on Mars

This captivating image was taken in the north polar region of Mars by the ESA/Roscosmos ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter's CaSSIS camera.

Mon 16 Sep 19 from Phys.org

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Why NASA just won two Emmy awards

The space agency did a fantastic job documenting the launch of the Dragon Crew capsule and the InSight lander.

Tue 17 Sep 19 from ZME Science

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