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Bezos offers billions in incentives for NASA�s lunar lander contract � TechCrunch

Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos is offering to cut up to $2Billion off the cost to develop a lunar lander. He also offers to self-fund a mission to
NASA's Mars Helicopter Just Hit a Huge Milestone, Far Exceeding The Original Mission
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NASA's Mars Helicopter Just Hit a Huge Milestone, Far Exceeding The Original Mission

The "little helicopter that could", has done it again. NASA's Ingenuity helicopter for Mars, a small, tissue-box-sized rotorcraft, made
NASA's Mars helicopter soars past 1-mile mark in 10th flight over Red Planet
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NASA's Mars helicopter soars past 1-mile mark in 10th flight over Red Planet

NASA's Mars helicopter Ingenuity flew its first mile on Mars. On Saturday, July 24, the small chopper crossed the 1-mile (1.6km) mark in its total
NASA's Perseverance rover is taking its own wheel for Mars drives
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NASA's Perseverance rover is taking its own wheel for Mars drives

NASA's Perseverance Rover is moving at a rapid pace on Mars because of technology that allows the robot to avoid problems on otherworldly drives.
NASA wants to change the way it protects astronauts from radiation
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NASA wants to change the way it protects astronauts from radiation

As particles from the sun and high-energy cosmic radiation stream constantly into their bodies, astronauts are always in danger. Radiation can cause
NASA's Skywatching Tips for July Feature Venus and Milky Way
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NASA's Skywatching Tips for July Feature Venus and Milky Way

NASA has two special skywatching tips to offer for the month of March. First, July is a great month to see Venus, Earth's closest planetary neighbor
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Martian oxygen

NASA's Mars rover Perseverance made history in April by producing the first breathable oxygen from another planet, thanks to an instrument designed
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Portrait of an island on fire

This image was taken by Landsat 8 on January 9, 2020. It shows the wildfire-ravaged Kangaroo Island in Australia. NASA's Goddard Media Studios
See Ingenuity on the surface of Mars in NASA's new 3D photo drop
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See Ingenuity on the surface of Mars in NASA's new 3D photo drop

NASA's Ingenuity helicopter made another successful landing on Mars. NASA operations leader Teddy Tzanetos shared details about Ingenuity’s eighth
Listen to the sounds of China�s Zhurong rover on the surface of Mars
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Listen to the sounds of China�s Zhurong rover on the surface of Mars

NASA released audio in March of the Perseverance Rover firing lasers on Mars. Space News reports that China now has audio of its Zhurong Rover