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Forecasters work to keep astronauts safe

Forecasters work to keep astronauts safe

4 hours ago   |   WESH

Weather experts are confronting an age-old problem as they prepare for the return of astronaut launches from Cape Canaveral - lightning.
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Can Trump Put NASA Astronauts on the Moon by 2024? It's Unlikely

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

While the Artemis program faces obstacles, the administration's plan could speed the status quo for America's space program.
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Review: ‘Observation' Is a Space Station Thriller With One Clever Twist

1 day ago   |   Time

A camera films Dr. Emma Fisher, an astronaut aboard what seems to be an otherwise empty International Space Station, as she floats through the facility's tangled modules just...
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Space Tourism Is About to Push Civilian Astronaut Medicine Into the Final Frontier

Space Tourism Is About to Push Civilian Astronaut Medicine Into the Final Frontier

1 day ago   |   Space

For decades, access to space has been limited based on a set of preconceived beliefs about human bodies - but capitalism is chipping away at those restrictions.
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The most famous women in NASA history

The most famous women in NASA history

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Women have played crucial roles in NASA 's history of space exploration . Katherine Johnson calculated trajectories for the first man in space and Apollo 11's flight to the...
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'Rehearsal' Dinner: Gala Celebrates Apollo 10 Moon Mission's 50th Anniversary

'Rehearsal' Dinner: Gala Celebrates Apollo 10 Moon Mission's 50th Anniversary

2 days ago   |   Space

Fifty years to the day after the "dress rehearsal" for the first moon landing lifted off into history, astronauts and NASA leaders celebrated Apollo 10.
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How Space Station and Moon Missions Will Prep Astronauts for Mars

How Space Station and Moon Missions Will Prep Astronauts for Mars

2 days ago   |   Space

NASA's push to land humans on the moon in 2024, along with the agency's ongoing research on the International Space Station, could serve as excellent analog environments for a...
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Ariana Grande visits Johnson Space Center before Houston concert

2 days ago   |   ABC

Johnson Space Center said it heard Ariana Grande needed some space, so it came through, even helping her look the part of an astronaut.
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Planet-hunter CubeSat photographs Los Angeles, 'City of Stars,' from space

5 days ago   |   ABC

NASA had the CubeSat ASTERIA take images to explore its capabilities at measuring small changes in a star's brightness.
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NASA chooses SpaceX, Blue Origin and 9 other firms for moon-lander research

6 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times

As part of the push to land U.S. astronauts on the moon by 2024, NASA said Thursday it selected 11 companies - including SpaceX and Blue Origin - to conduct further research...
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Authorities: 5-month-old girl in Florida dies after being left in hot day...

Authorities: 5-month-old girl in Florida dies after being left in hot day care van for hours

The girl's mother reportedly found her daughter in the van after she called the facility and they said they didn't know she was there. Read more ...

Mario Batali to face charges in Boston for alleged groping incident

Mario Batali to face charges in Boston for alleged groping incident

Celebrity chef Mario Batali will face a criminal charge in Boston for allegedly kissing and groping a woman in the city in 2017. Read more ...

Fugitive says he'll surrender if enough people ‘like' his wanted poster on...

Fugitive says he'll surrender if enough people ‘like' his wanted poster on Facebook

“I wanted to give them a little incentive for all the hard work they put in to catch me,” the 29-year-old said. Read more ...

Harriet Tubman On The $20 Bill? Not During The Trump Administration

Harriet Tubman On The $20 Bill? Not During The Trump Administration

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin ruled out any changes to the U.S. currency imagery before 2028. Read more ...

‘Creepy porn lawyer' Avenatti charged with defrauding his client Stormy Daniels

‘Creepy porn lawyer' Avenatti charged with defrauding his client Stormy Daniels

Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for adult actress Stormy Daniels once relentlessly promoted by mainstream media as the nemesis of President Donald Trump, has been indicted for... Read more ...

FIFA keeps 32 teams for 2022 World Cup, scrapping expansion

FIFA keeps 32 teams for 2022 World Cup, scrapping expansion

FIFA scrapped plans to expand the 2022 Qatar World Cup to 48 nations, deciding Wednesday to stick with 32 countries due to the political and logistical complexities of using... Read more ...

Texas House passes 'Save Chick-fil-A' bill critics say will discriminate...

Texas House passes 'Save Chick-fil-A' bill critics say will discriminate against LGBTQ community

The measure prohibits the government from taking "adverse action" against any individuals or businesses based on membership, support or donations to religious groups. Read more ...

Knicks' Steve Mills: Porzingis' trade demand came with Europe threat

Knicks' Steve Mills: Porzingis' trade demand came with Europe threat

Knicks President Steve Mills said Kristaps Porzingis threatened to return to Europe if he wasn't traded within seven days. “He... point-blank said to us, ‘I don't want to be... Read more ...

Harriet Tubman won't be featured on the $20 bill until 2028: Mnuchin

Harriet Tubman won't be featured on the $20 bill until 2028: Mnuchin

Anti-slavery activist Harriet Tubman won't appear on U.S. currency for nearly a decade, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday. Read more ...

Schiff cancels 'enforcement' meeting after Justice Department offers to...

Schiff cancels 'enforcement' meeting after Justice Department offers to share Mueller documents

Schiff had issued a subpoena for all of Mueller's counterintelligence materials, but he had proposed that the Justice Department begin the effort by providing 12 specific sets... Read more ...