Here are 6 times that spacecraft smacked into other worlds — for science!
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Here are 6 times that spacecraft smacked into other worlds — for science!

The humans behind the spaceships try to keep their robotic emissaries working as long as possible. Sometimes, it is necessary to destroy a spacecraft
Isolation From Earth May Drive Changes in How Space Colonies Communicate With Home
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Isolation From Earth May Drive Changes in How Space Colonies Communicate With Home

Human beings living off-world pose many unknowns. Our species has never lived off-world. How will we respond physically and mentally when the time
Lego Education will send astronaut minifigures to the moon with NASA's Artemis 1 mission
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Lego Education will send astronaut minifigures to the moon with NASA's Artemis 1 mission

Lego Education will send four minifigures (including Kyle and Kate) to the moon in 2022 on NASA's Artemis 1 lunar mission. Four Lego minifigures will
Rosetta's 'rubber ducky' comet makes closest approach to Earth, will disappear for 200 years
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Rosetta's 'rubber ducky' comet makes closest approach to Earth, will disappear for 200 years

Comet 67P is the famed target of Rosetta's Rosetta mission. It made its closest approach to Earth in Nov 2021. Comet 67P is the famed target of
NASA's sci-fi mission to move an asteroid is crucial for humanity
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NASA's sci-fi mission to move an asteroid is crucial for humanity

It sounds like a movie. NASA will soon be testing its ability to divert an asteroid from Earth. NASA will launch a spacecraft about the size of an
Snoopy to fly on NASA's Artemis 1 mission in one-of-a-kind spacesuit
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Snoopy to fly on NASA's Artemis 1 mission in one-of-a-kind spacesuit

Snoopy is headed for the moon again. In 2022, the first Artemis mission of NASA will take Snoopy to the moon. He was the intrepid space explorer who
Glen de Vries, who flew to space with William Shatner, killed in plane crash
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Glen de Vries, who flew to space with William Shatner, killed in plane crash

Blue Origin's official portrait, Glen de Vries (taken ahead of his New Shepard NS-18 Spaceflight in 2021). Glen de Vries was one of the passengers
SpaceX's Crew Dragon Endurance arrives at space station with four Crew-3 astronauts
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SpaceX's Crew Dragon Endurance arrives at space station with four Crew-3 astronauts

CAPE CANAVERAL (Fla.) -- The SpaceX Crew-3 mission brought four astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS). A new SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule
Nasa makes final steps to launch asteroid deflection test
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Nasa makes final steps to launch asteroid deflection test

The final preparations are being made by Nasa to launch the first planetary defense mission. The Double Asteroid Redirection Test, (Dart), is a joint
SpaceX will launch 53 Starlink satellites early Friday. Here's how to watch live.
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SpaceX will launch 53 Starlink satellites early Friday. Here's how to watch live.

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is ready for liftoff. Similar rockets will launch 53 Starlink satellites to orbit from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in