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January 16, 2017
Astronaut Gene Cernan is pictured in the Command Module during the outbound trip from the moon during the Apollo 17 mission in this December, 1972 NASA handout photo. REUTERS/NASA/Handout via Reuters/File Photo
Gene Cernan, last person to walk on the moon, dies at 82
January 16, 2017 - 3:09pm
January 4, 2017
An artist's conception shows the Lucy spacecraft flying by the Trojan Eurybates, one of the six Trojan asteroids to be studied. At right the Psyche orbiter will map the massive asteroid belt object 16 Psyche. MUST CREDIT: Photo courtesy of SwRI and SSL/Peter Rubin.
NASA's newest missions will explore the solar system's asteroids
January 4, 2017 - 3:56pm
December 27, 2016
Mike Gaffey, professor of Space Studies poses for a portrait in his office in Grand Forks, ND on Wednesday, December 21, 2016. (Joshua Komer / Grand Forks Herald)
Earth is likely safe for now from asteroids - probably
December 27, 2016 - 8:13am
December 8, 2016
STS-95 mission Commander Curtis Brown (L) and Payload Specialist John Glenn conduct a news conference on the aft flight deck of the Space Shuttle Discovery in this NASA handout image dated November 1, 1998.  Courtesy NASA/Handout via REUTERS play button
Former astronaut, Sen. John Glenn dead at 95
December 8, 2016 - 3:44pm
July 5, 2016
The planet Jupiter is shown with one of its moons, Ganymede (bottom), in this NASA handout taken April 9, 2007 and obtained by Reuters March 12, 2015. REUTERS/NASA/ESA and E. Karkoschka/Handout via Reuters
Success: NASA's Juno probe enters orbit around Jupiter
July 5, 2016 - 4:27pm
September 21, 2015
Scientist from Geological Survey's EROS takes job with NASA
September 21, 2015 - 12:32pm
August 27, 2015
USGS, NASA celebrate 25-year partnership collecting images
August 27, 2015 - 11:32am
August 23, 2015
Ex-astronaut promotes STEM studies among Native Americans
August 23, 2015 - 9:13am
August 2, 2015
School of Mines gets $750,000 grant from NASA program
August 2, 2015 - 9:08pm
July 23, 2015
Artist impression of the surface of Kepler 452b, which is a slightly closer cousin to Earth than previously discovered exoplanets. (SETI Institute/Danielle Futselaar.)
Scientists discover 12 new potential Earth-like planets
July 23, 2015 - 3:53pm
July 21, 2015
OPINION: Finding the final frontier
July 21, 2015 - 5:39pm
July 15, 2015
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VIDEO: Pluto probe survives encounter, phones home
July 15, 2015 - 8:33am
July 14, 2015
 It's been a long journey, but we're finally at Pluto's doorstep. New Horizons is zipping by Pluto at about 30,000 miles per hour, so the robot isn’t going to spend much time sitting right on top of the target dwarf planet.  (NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute.)
Humankind just visited Pluto for the first time - at least we hope so
July 14, 2015 - 3:03pm
Pluto, right, and the moon Charon. Over the course of the past few months, Pluto and its moons have gone from points of light in Hubble photos to real, beautiful, fascinating worlds. (NASA-JHUAPL-SWRI.)
Everything you need to know about Tuesday's Pluto encounter
July 14, 2015 - 11:23am
June 23, 2015
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VIDEO: NASA tracking sun's surface with Solar Dynamics Observatory
June 23, 2015 - 2:51pm
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