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SpaceX aims to subject a Dragon test vehicle to a "pad abort" trial at Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station as early as May 5. The unmanned test will demonstrate how Dragon might respond in the event of a launch problem.
SpaceX aims to subject a Dragon test vehicle to a "pad abort" trial at Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station as early as May 5. The unmanned test will demonstrate how Dragon might respond in the event of a launch problem.
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With the additional simulated weight and unbalancing of crew cargo?
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This week, NASA and the space science community celebrated 25 years since the launch and deployment of the Hubble Space Telescope, an instrument with one of the greatest redemption stories in science history.
This week, NASA and the space science community celebrated 25 years since the launch and deployment of the Hubble Space Telescope, an instrument with one of the greatest redemption stories in science history.
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I continue to be stunned by the beauty returned to us by the Hubble Space Telescope.
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A storm of sci-fi movie trailers hit the web this past week, featuring everything from iconic spaceships to parallel universes.
A storm of sci-fi movie trailers hit the web this past week, featuring everything from iconic spaceships to parallel universes.
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I've never been interested in the American Comic Book style of SciFi. There have been a wealth of serious SciFi in recent years but none here

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One of the most beautiful sights in the heavens is the view of our own Milky Way from the inside.
One of the most beautiful sights in the heavens is the view of our own Milky Way from the inside.
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All of them are awe inspiring!
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Inflation just after the Big Bang wasn’t perfectly uniform. The creative variations set forth a blueprint for wat we see today. 
Inflation just after the Big Bang wasn’t perfectly uniform. The creative variations set forth a blueprint for wat we see today. Watch Secrets of the Universe on Hulu : http://www.hulu.com/secrets-of-the-universe
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never were inform Big Bang
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A NASA telescope co-discovered one of the most distant planets ever discovered, a gas giant about 13,000 light-years away from Earth.
A NASA telescope co-discovered one of the most distant planets ever discovered, a gas giant about 13,000 light-years away from Earth.
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+Deirdre Race Oh my, it is sooner than I thought. I am selling everything, so I'll be ready.
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Astronaut Scott Kelly has started a geography game, asking Twitter users to identify locations on Earth based on photos from space.
Astronaut Scott Kelly has started a geography game, asking Twitter users to identify locations on Earth based on photos from space.
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NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter captured a photo on April 8 that shows the car-size Curiosity rover cruising through a valley called Artist's Drive in the foothills of Mount Sharp.
NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter captured a photo on April 8 that shows the car-size Curiosity rover cruising through a valley called Artist's Drive in the foothills of Mount Sharp.
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Will the martians throw down spike strips to slow it down? What is the speed limit on Mars?
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An awe-inspiring landscape of multicolored dust and jewel-like stars has been unveiled as the official image of the 25th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope.
An awe-inspiring landscape of multicolored dust and jewel-like stars has been unveiled as the official image of the 25th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope.
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Stunning
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SpaceX's daring reusable rocket test last week came up just short because of an issue with a 'throttle valve,' company founder and CEO Elon Musk said.
SpaceX's daring reusable rocket test last week came up just short because of an issue with a 'throttle valve,' company founder and CEO Elon Musk said.
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Liquid water likely lurks just below the surface of Mars on cold winter nights, according to new research. Is it enough to support microscopic life-forms?
Liquid water likely lurks just below the surface of Mars on cold winter nights, according to new research. Is it enough to support microscopic life-forms?
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.."there another mars man messing with rover 28 again..over"  
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The cataclysmic collision between Earth and a Mars-size object that forged the moon occurred about 4.47 billion years ago, a study of meteorites with ancient fragments from that cosmic impact reveal.
The cataclysmic collision between Earth and a Mars-size object that forged the moon occurred about 4.47 billion years ago, a study of meteorites with ancient fragments from that cosmic impact reveal.
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Another interesting step in the discovery of our Earth's history. 
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