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Away Season 1 - Hilary Swank, Josh Charles, Talitha Bateman [Video]

Away Season 1 - Hilary Swank, Josh Charles, Talitha Bateman

Away Season 1 trailer - In the near future, a manned spacecraft is sent to Mars. For this high-stakes mission, a crew of elite astronauts are assembled from around the globe. They hail from the United..

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Mars-Bound Astronauts Should Layover at Venus, Scientists Say [Video]

Mars-Bound Astronauts Should Layover at Venus, Scientists Say

A group of researchers say spacecraft using Venus as a slingshot for a gravity assist would reduce energy and costs, and allow astronauts to go on shorter trips to Mars. In addition, crews could attain..

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Sculpture on the Moon Honors Astronauts Who Gave Their Lives for Space Exploration [Video]

Sculpture on the Moon Honors Astronauts Who Gave Their Lives for Space Exploration

The memorial was placed at the Apollo 15 mission landing site, honoring 14 NASA astronauts and USSR cosmonauts who passed away in the line of duty.

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Over $300,000 Pledged for NASA-Developed Outer Space Perfume [Video]

Over $300,000 Pledged for NASA-Developed Outer Space Perfume

Over $300,000 Pledged for NASA-Developed Outer Space Perfume If you’ve ever wondered what outer space smells like, a new Kickstarter campaign might have the answer you’re looking for. The..

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Watch Earth's 'boundary between night & day', captured by NASA astronaut [Video]

Watch Earth's 'boundary between night & day', captured by NASA astronaut

A NASA astronaut shared images of Earth from space. Bob Behnken captured the 'boundary between night & day'. Behnken has shared many Earth images, like the Saharan dust cloud. Behnken is aboard the..

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Sleeping in Space Looks a Little Claustrophobic [Video]

Sleeping in Space Looks a Little Claustrophobic

In the weightlessness of space, astronauts need to be creative to get some shut eye. Watch astronauts get ready for bed on the International Space Station.

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Hands On The Dell XPS 17; A Glove That Translates Sign Language | Digital Trends Live 7.1.20 [Video]

Hands On The Dell XPS 17; A Glove That Translates Sign Language | Digital Trends Live 7.1.20

On Digital Trends Live today: Ciara Pressler is here for Work / Life discussing resume tips and tricks and filling in gaps; Computing Editor Luke Larsen has his hands on the Dell XPS 17; Caleb Denison..

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Watch Live! Astronauts Chris Cassidy & Bob Behnken Spacewalk At The ISS To Replace Old Batteries [Video]

Watch Live! Astronauts Chris Cassidy & Bob Behnken Spacewalk At The ISS To Replace Old Batteries

Astronauts Chris Cassidy, the commander of Expedition 63, and Bob Behnken, who arrived at the ISS a month ago aboard SpaceX’s Crew Dragon with Douglas Hurley, will carry out Wednesday’s spacewalk..

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NASA Launches ‘Lunar Loo Challenge,’ Calling for Moon Toilet Designs [Video]

NASA Launches ‘Lunar Loo Challenge,’ Calling for Moon Toilet Designs

NASA’s calling on inventors to design a toilet that works in microgravity and lunar gravity. Bonus points are given to ideas that capture vomit without making astronauts put their heads in the..

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Watch Live! NASA Astronaut Spacewalk To Replace ISS Batteries [Video]

Watch Live! NASA Astronaut Spacewalk To Replace ISS Batteries

The two astronauts getting suited and booted for the trip outside will be NASA’s Chris Cassidy, commander of the current Expedition 63, and Flight Engineer Bob Behnken, who arrived at the ISS at the..

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'US flag will be first on Mars': Trump's ambitious target after SpaceX launch [Video]

'US flag will be first on Mars': Trump's ambitious target after SpaceX launch

Donald Trump set an ambitious space target for the United States of America. During an event in Phoenix, Arizona, the US President said that the nation would be the first to plant its 'beautiful' flag..

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NASA names HQ after 'hidden figure' Mary W. Jackson [Video]

NASA names HQ after 'hidden figure' Mary W. Jackson

NASA's headquarters in Washington D.C. will be named after Mary W. Jackson. She was a mathematician and aerospace engineer who was part of a group of women who helped get astronauts into space.

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In Neil Armstrong's footsteps [Video]

In Neil Armstrong's footsteps

Fifty years ago, astronauts landed on the moon – but first, they landed here

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NASA’s First Artemis Astronauts Will Trek 10 Miles on the Moon [Video]

NASA’s First Artemis Astronauts Will Trek 10 Miles on the Moon

When NASA astronauts head to the moon on the first crewed Artemis mission, they won’t have a rover, which means they’ll be hoofing it.

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Pulsars Could Act as ‘Cosmic Lighthouses’ to Guide Astronauts [Video]

Pulsars Could Act as ‘Cosmic Lighthouses’ to Guide Astronauts

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NASA Goddard researchers: Still much to learn from Apollo 11 mission 50 years later [Video]

NASA Goddard researchers: Still much to learn from Apollo 11 mission 50 years later

This week marks 50 years since Apollo 11 blasted off, speeding toward the moon, and the memories are still inspiring those at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt. An adventure began 50..

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Virgin Galactic, NASA Team Up to Take Private Citizens to the ISS [Video]

Virgin Galactic, NASA Team Up to Take Private Citizens to the ISS

Virgin Galactic has signed a Space Act Agreement with NASA to train private astronauts and coordinate trips to take them to the International Space Station.

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Apple Stores Open & Close; K-pop & TikTok Users Stifle Trump Rally | Digital Trends Live 6.22.20 [Video]

Apple Stores Open & Close; K-pop & TikTok Users Stifle Trump Rally | Digital Trends Live 6.22.20

On Digital Trends Live today: Founder of Pet Plate, Renaldo Webb, discusses its fresh to consumers pet food delivery service; Cut your grocery shopping down by growing produce at home with Rise Gardens..

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How Do Astronauts Sleep In Space? [Video]

How Do Astronauts Sleep In Space?

Astronauts need sleep just like everybody else, but have you ever wondered how they do that on board the International Space Station?

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International Space Station Getting New Toilet This Year [Video]

International Space Station Getting New Toilet This Year

Currently, astronauts are using a toilet from the 1990s that's especially clunky for women. But NASA's new toilet system is designed for humans' comfortable space travel experience, like to the Red..

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Unbelievable! movie [Video]

Unbelievable! movie

Unbelievable! movie trailer - Plot synopsis: Three astronauts and their Puppet Companion Captain Kirk Stillwood, return to earth to find everyone has been transformed into an exotic killer plant-alien..

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Hey Moon, Fight Me: Patrick Wilson Signs On To Roland Emmerich's Moonfall [Video]

Hey Moon, Fight Me: Patrick Wilson Signs On To Roland Emmerich's Moonfall

In his time, director Roland Emmerich has made plenty of ridiculous disaster movies featuring Godzilla, aliens, and giant spiders. Now, Gizmodo reports Emmerich has cast Aquaman's Patrick Wilson to..

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Rocket Launch [Video]

Rocket Launch

Astronauts in training right here! See these young hopefuls get ready for future space adventures. It doesn't always go as planned but it IS always funny!

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International Space Station Astronauts Capture 'Electric Green Smoke' On Camera [Video]

International Space Station Astronauts Capture 'Electric Green Smoke' On Camera

An image taken from the International Space Station shows what NASA describes as “electric green smoke.”

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Ex-astronaut Kathy Sullivan dives to deepest known point on Earth [Video]

Ex-astronaut Kathy Sullivan dives to deepest known point on Earth

Kathy Sullivan, the first American woman to walk in space, dived into the Challenger Deep last Sunday.

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Before Mars, astronauts should swing by Venus, experts believe

NASA has plans to send manned missions to Mars in the 2030s, but before astronauts get there, they should stop by Venus first.
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History-making astronauts aboard the International Space Station discuss return to Earth

Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley made history by becoming the first NASA astronauts to pilot a private spacecraft to the International Space Station.
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Astronauts should visit Venus on their way to Mars, scientists suggest

The trip by Venus would reduce fuel, cost, and be safer for astronauts
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'Gunpowder, seared steak, raspberries and rum': New fragrance recreates the smell of space

Nasa uses scent to help astronauts prepare for space travel
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Silver linings

silver linings
Image: Strange times meet strange clouds. Noctilucent or ‘night shining’ clouds (NLC) are captured over Knowlton Church in Dorset, UK, by astrophotographer Ollie Taylor in the early hours of 22..
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Spacewalking astronauts carry out battery replacements on ISS

Astronauts performed their second spacewalk in under a week to replace old batteries outside the International Space Station.
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Nasa wants the public to help with ideas for new astronaut toilets on the Moon

Nasa has asked the public to help design the toilets that astronauts will use on the Moon.
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Is U.S.-Russian Space Cooperation Coming To An End?

After nine years of the United States relying entirely on Russian Soyuz rockets to deliver astronauts into orbit, this dependency finally ended on May 30, 2020, with the successful launch of the..
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Space Station stitch

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Image: This panorama of the International Space Station is a wider view of what ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano was capturing on camera during the first of a series of historic spacewalks that took..
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Cold Specks Shares New Song To Compilation Album 'The Longest Day'

Her final release under that name... *Cold Specks* has shared beautiful new song 'Turn To Stone', part of incoming compilation 'The Longest Day'. The compilation album has been assembled by Mon..
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Astronauts create 'exotic matter' on the International Space Station

Astronauts have created "exotic matter" on board the International Space Station.
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Russia's space chief complains about American jokes

Americans should show more respect for Russia's space program after relying on it for nine years as the only way to send U.S. astronauts into orbit, the head of Russia's space agency said.
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Bye, Russia: NASA wheels out astronauts, describes plan for first all-American manned launch into orbit since 2011


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This Unknown Metal May Be A Game-Changer For Space Travel

A single event just made an already critical metal that’s been cornered by China worth more than ever.  For the first time in a decade, SpaceX and NASA last weekend successfully launched a space..
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SpaceX Nasa Mission: Astronauts welcomed to the space station

Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have floated into the International Space Station.
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Russia applauds SpaceX launch but calls Trump's reaction 'hysteria'

Russia's space agency criticised U.S. President Donald Trump's "hysteria" about the first spaceflight of NASA astronauts from U.S. soil in nine years, but also said on Sunday it was pleased there was..
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SpaceX Crew Dragon delivers two NASA astronauts to International Space Station

Just under 19 hours after launching from Florida, NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley arrived at the International Space Station aboard SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule on Sunday, marking the first..
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Incredible moment SpaceX rocket docks at the International Space Station

Astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley made the final approach to the ISS in the Dragon capsule which attached to the platform at around 3.15pm UK time.
Daily Record - Published

Nasa SpaceX launch: What is the Crew Dragon?

A guide to SpaceX's Crew Dragon vehicle, which carried astronauts to the space station.
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Astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken set foot on the space station

Nasa astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have set foot on the International Space Station (ISS), more than two hours after docking with the orbiting laboratory.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Nasa astronauts arrive at the International Space Station

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Nasa astronauts arrive at the ISS after 19-hour journey

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SpaceX Nasa Mission: Astronaut capsule docks with ISS

Nasa astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have successfully docked with the ISS after 19 hours in orbit.
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