NASA's asteroid spacecraft Lucy launches this week on ambitious 12-year mission
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NASA's asteroid spacecraft Lucy launches this week on ambitious 12-year mission

NASA's next asteroid-bound mission is almost ready for launch. It will explore the early days of our solar system. The launch window for the Lucy
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has found two odd pairs of asteroids
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NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has found two odd pairs of asteroids

Artists impression of New Horizons spacecraft, Kuiper belt object JHUAPL/SwRI Two pairs of small asteroids, called tight twins, were spotted by the
Perseverance rover confirms existence of ancient Mars lake and river delta
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Perseverance rover confirms existence of ancient Mars lake and river delta

At the time Kodiak sediment deposition, inferred paleolake levels within Mars Jezero Crater. The red star is NASA's Perseverance Rover landing site.
NASA Quietly Signals That Boeing’s Spacecraft Is Going Nowhere
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NASA Quietly Signals That Boeing’s Spacecraft Is Going Nowhere

Instead, the Starliner crew will be riding along with SpaceX. Getting Impatient NASA made a routine assignment announcement Wednesday. It seems like
NASA Won’t Rename the James Webb Space Telescope—and Astronomers Are Angry
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NASA Won’t Rename the James Webb Space Telescope—and Astronomers Are Angry

NASA decided not to rename the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), its soon-to be launched flagship observatory after examining whether James Webb, a
NASA’s ‘Armageddon’-style asteroid deflection mission takes off in November – TechCrunch
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NASA’s ‘Armageddon’-style asteroid deflection mission takes off in November – TechCrunch

NASA has set a launch date to the Double Asteroid Redirection Test. This mission is the most Hollywood-esque of NASA's missions. It is a practical
NASA’s Mars Helicopter Is In Trouble
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NASA’s Mars Helicopter Is In Trouble

It was forced to abandon its most recent flight attempt. Flight Anomaly NASA's Ingenuity Mars helicopter was delayed due to an anomaly in its
In Newly-Released Documents, NASA Scoffed at Jeff Bezos’ Moon Lawsuit
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In Newly-Released Documents, NASA Scoffed at Jeff Bezos’ Moon Lawsuit

NASA is unable to make progress on its ambitious plans to send astronauts back to the Moon's surface. Instead, it is involved in legal battles over
Every Mars Rover Is About To Go Into Safe Mode
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Every Mars Rover Is About To Go Into Safe Mode

NASA's research is being hampered by the Sun. Laying low Both NASA and China National Space Administration (CNSA), which are the only space agencies
NASA's Lucy mission to probe Jupiter's mysterious Trojan asteroids
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NASA's Lucy mission to probe Jupiter's mysterious Trojan asteroids

NASA released this NASA photo on July 2, 2018. It shows Jupiter's southern half, captured by NASA's Juno spacecraft during an outbound leg of close