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Jul 31, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
There are many precious Apollo artifacts at the Smithsonian that need a little tender, loving care.
Science is an intellectual adventure. Sometimes it is also a physical adventure.
Jul 21, 2015 12:40 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
New Horizons survived 9.5 years in space before taking pictures of Pluto. How do spacecraft engineers keep their machines going for so long?
Jul 20, 2015 12:30 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
46 years after the Apollo 11 launched to the moon, Discovery News relives the adventure of Armstrong, Aldrin and Collins' lunar mission through some familiar and not-so-familiar photographs.
Jul 10, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
If you're weary of the rat race, some ideas from Captain Kirk and Captain Picard could help you get out of it earlier.
Jul 8, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Irene Klotz
The path to Pluto is riddled with false starts and mistaken identities, but Mother Nature has been kind to its explorers. Here’s a look at some of the key moments leading up to humanity’s first close-up look at Pluto.
Jul 7, 2015 12:05 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
This summer marks the 20th anniversary of the excellent movie, Apollo 13 -- these are 20 things we still love about the film.
Jun 26, 2015 06:30 PM ET // Discovery News
Enjoy some of the most inspiring, beautiful and down-right stunning photos from our adventures in space this past week.
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