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Mar 18, 2014 11:41 AM ET
NASA recently announced that they will be using satellites to help find the missing Malaysian Airline Flight 370. How can these satellites see objects clearly despite being incredibly far away? Trace is here to explain.
Mar 13, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
The world's premier space agency has joined the search for a Malaysian commercial jetliner that vanished into thin air over the weekend.
Nov 7, 2013 04:44 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Meteor strikes like the one that rocked the Russian city of Chelyabinsk on Feb. 15 probably happen far more frequently than previously believed -- up to 10 times more frequent. Continue reading →
Jul 21, 2012 06:02 AM ET // Amy Shira Teitel
If the worst case scenario had been realized and Apollo 11 was stranded on the moon, NASA had a plan in place.
Feb 28, 2012 03:00 AM ET // Leonard David, space.com
Massive Asteroid to Hit Earth in 2040? Find out if a Massive Asteroid to Hit Earth in 2040 in this article.