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Aug 19, 2014 06:30 PM ET // Rob Coppinger, SPACE.com Contributor
Engine technology being developed for a British space plane could also find its way into hypersonic aircraft built by the U.S. military.
Aug 4, 2014 12:54 PM ET
When Russia lost contact with a spacecraft containing geckos whose only job was to mate, the world was aghast. Now, with all systems restored, there's time to wonder: Why are we studying animal sex in space?
Jun 17, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
A space station particle detector is closing in on a comic ray mystery.
Jun 9, 2014 11:55 PM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
NASA beamed a high-definition video from the International Space Station down to Earth Thursday (June 5) in a demonstration that could pave the way for much speedier deep-space communications down the road.
Jun 3, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Discovery News
Pacific Space Center officials made a lucky find of this collection of rare photos depicting astronaut training in Hawaii for the Apollo missions.
Apr 28, 2014 09:15 AM ET // Leonard David, space.com
The intentional crash of a NASA probe on the far side of the moon added one more body to an already substantial boneyard of space hardware.
Apr 22, 2014 11:52 AM ET
To understand the the long-term effects of space on the human body, NASA is conducting an experiment involving twins! Join Tara as she explains what they hope to learn by sending one twin to space, but not the other.
Apr 21, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Amy Shira Teitel
The unexpected spinoffs from the weaponized rocket technology from World War Two ultimately led to the more peaceful space launch applications we have today. Continue reading →
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