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“Space Politics”

Mar 18, 2014 12:25 PM ET // Amy Shira Teitel
Valentina Tereshkova was one in a class of female cosmonauts, more of whom might have flown had the Vostok program not been cancelled. Continue reading →
Mar 12, 2014 02:21 PM ET // Irene Klotz
NASA’s baseline budget for the year beginning Oct. 1 pulls the plug on the 10-year-old Mars rover Opportunity, newly released details of the agency’s fiscal 2015 spending plan show. Continue reading →
Mar 5, 2014 05:00 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Rocky Russian relations could leave U.S. astronauts without rides to the International Space Station.
Feb 19, 2014 11:35 AM ET // Irene Klotz
The private spaceflight company gets a shout out on the Netflix Emmy Award-winning show. Continue reading →
Dec 3, 2013 01:22 PM ET // Miriam Kramer,
How does a country preserve its mark on the moon for decades to come? It may not seem like the moon is a busy space-traffic hub these days, but in the not-too-distant future, that could change.
Oct 4, 2013 05:41 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
One of the most symbolic of scientific institutions has become the latest casualty of the political ineptitude on Capitol Hill. Continue reading →
Feb 11, 2013 02:29 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
The majority of respondents in a recent poll support increased funding for NASA to explore the red planet. ->
Sep 17, 2011 06:41 PM ET // Ray Villard
An evocative spacecraft name will not only get public interest but also be inspirational and memorable too.
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