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Saturday Space Sight: Behold Jupiter! At about 89,000 miles in diameter, Jupiter could swallow 1,000 Earths.
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The Air Force Research Laboratory led an interagency collaborative effort to launch a public-private partnership called America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute.
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NASA’s Super Guppy, a wide-bodied cargo aircraft, landed at the Redstone Army Airfield with a special delivery: an innovative composite rocket fuel tank.
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Saturday Space Sight: This new Hubble image is centered on NGC 5793, a spiral galaxy over 150 million light-years away in the constellation of Libra.
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Robot Update: Track switch by Team SCHAFT allows Teams ViGIR, THOR, and KAIST to become DRC Trials finalists!
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Almost drowned: Find out how a leak in Astronaut Luca Parmitano’s suit cut off communications and sight, and how clever, quick actions saved his life.
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In celebration of the 24th anniversary of the launch of NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have captured infrared-light images of a churning region of star birth 6,400 light-years away.
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Astronaut Karen Nyberg, recently returned from the International Space Station, shares her story of science, space and family on Armed with Science.
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