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A dark, snaking line can be seen across the lower half of the sun in this February 2015 image from NASA.
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Flashback: Discovery lifts off from the Kennedy Space Center on its final mission in 2011.
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Imagine taking the world’s most powerful radio telescope and piping a nearly continuous data stream into your research laboratory.
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A view of the island of Hawaii taken from the International Space Station.
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On this first weekend of spring, let’s look back at the winter of 2015 from high above Chicago.
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International Space Station astronaut Terry Virts tweeted this image of a Vulcan hand salute from orbit as a tribute to actor Leonard Nimoy.
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Oh the places you’ll go: Capt. Joe Spracklen, an Air Defense Artillery Captains Career Course student, takes photos of galaxies with a special camera and a telescope.
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The igniter motor for the NASA Peregrine was developed and characterized by AMRDEC engineers in a unique collaborative effort between the two agencies.
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