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  • Spacewalking astronauts replace blurry camera on robot arm
    Spacewalking astronauts provided some necessary focus to the International Space Station's robot arm on Friday. ... read more
    Source: Phys.org: Space Exploration NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Nearly 200 report fireball streaking across Northeast sky
    Nearly 200 people across the Northeast reported seeing a bright object streak across the sky. ... read more
    Source: Phys.org: Space Exploration NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Temperature of lunar flashes measured for the first time
    When small pieces of rock hit the moon's surface at incredibly high speeds, they produce flashes of light detectable from ... read more
    Source: Phys.org: Space Exploration NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Scientist sees evidence of planet formation in narrow rings of other solar systems
    Narrow dense rings of comets are coming together to form planets on the outskirts of at least three distant solar ... read more
    Source: Phys.org: Space Exploration NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Scientist sees evidence of planet formation in narrow rings of other solar systems
    Narrow dense rings of comets are coming together to form planets on the outskirts of at least three distant solar ... read more
    Source: Phys.org: Astronomy NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Dawn mission extended at Ceres
    NASA has authorized a second extension of the Dawn mission at Ceres, the largest object in the asteroid belt between ... read more
    Source: Phys.org: Space Exploration NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • US spacewalkers begin third October repair mission
    Two American astronauts floated outside the International Space Station Friday for the third spacewalk this month aimed at repairing the ... read more
    Source: Phys.org: Space Exploration NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Take a walk on Mars—in your own living room
    When NASA scientists want to follow the path of the Curiosity rover on Mars, they can don a mixed-reality headset ... read more
    Source: Phys.org: Space Exploration NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Image: Jovian moon shadow
    Jupiter's moon Amalthea casts a shadow on the gas giant planet in this image captured by NASA's Juno spacecraft. The ... read more
    Source: Phys.org: Space Exploration NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Image: Simulating lunar surface operations
    ESA and the Canadian Space Agency are probing how to explore the Moon with a robot rover. The teams are ... read more
    Source: Phys.org: Space Exploration NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Mine craft for Mars
    If there are habitable conditions on Mars, they may be underground. Scientists from around the world are now testing how ... read more
    Source: Phys.org: Space Exploration NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • New Hubble Gallery features objects from popular not-a-comet Messier catalog
    In a nod to the global amateur astronomy community, as well as to any space enthusiast who enjoys the beauty ... read more
    Source: Phys.org: Astronomy NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • MAVEN mission finds Mars has a twisted tail
    Mars has an invisible magnetic "tail" that is twisted by interaction with the solar wind, according to new research using ... read more
    Source: Phys.org: Space Exploration NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • New NASA study improves search for habitable worlds
    New NASA research is helping to refine our understanding of candidate planets beyond our solar system that might support life. ... read more
    Source: Phys.org: Astronomy NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Iridium to rely on used SpaceX boosters for next two launches
    Iridium Communications says its next two launches of new-generation satellites will use refurbished SpaceX Falcon 9 first-stage boosters that have ... read more
    Source: Phys.org: Space Exploration NewsPublished on 2017-10-19
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