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Sep 1, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
Images from orbit capture the wide range of urban development on the planet.
Aug 21, 2015 06:30 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Ten years after Katrina, NASA is building a network of mini-satellites that will unveil hurricanes' deadly power.
Aug 18, 2015 07:01 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell, Space.com
It's been a wild 2015 for United States weather, and more changes are afoot when El Niño takes hold in the Pacific, NASA said. Continue reading →
Aug 18, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Two shipments of Dove satellites never made it to orbit in recent months, but the company says it hasn't been unduly slowed down in its quest to map the world.
Aug 3, 2015 03:25 PM ET // Leonard David, space.com
A team of engineers has been at work for the past three years to develop a space cleanup satellite. The intent is to eliminate threatening, human-made orbital debris.
Jun 29, 2015 12:40 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
As multi-million dollar spacecraft crawl across our solar system, they could bring smaller passengers with them -- these tiny vehicles are called CubeSats and they've so far done a great job colonizing low Earth orbit.
Jun 18, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
NASA hopes to match commercial efforts in the future satellite-repair industry.
Jun 15, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Views from around the world: Downpours pick up as the atmosphere warms and a star-shape fort is captured from space. Plus: Is the new Bay Bridge shaky?
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