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SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft, carrying important science and supplies to the crew on the International Space Station, launched, Feb. 19, 2017. These experiments will look into a range of scientific disciplines from human health to atmospheric conditions on Earth. This was the first commercial launch from historic Launch Pad 39A since it was used for Shuttle missions. (Photo: NASA)

Scientists at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory are conducting two experiments on a DoD Space Test Program mission.
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Three crew members representing the United States, Russia and Japan are on their way to the International Space Station after launching from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
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An upcoming NASA astrophysics mission will uncover the physics governing the ultra-dense interiors of neutron stars. Using the same platform, the mission will demonstrate trailblazing space navigation technology.

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International Space Station captures image of Typhoon Maysak in March.
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A view of the March 2015 solar eclipse 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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(U.S. Defense Department graphic illustration by Jessica L. Tozer/Released)

October 2014 marks the five-year anniversary for two sensors that the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory has been operating aboard the International Space Station.
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