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  1. explainer
    Let’s Get to Know Space Force, Trump’s Most Misunderstood CreationDespite Trump’s misleading hype and the constant sci-fi jokes, the newest military branch has a serious mission (though it’s still a bit funny).
  2. space
    Will Earth Run Out of Space for Space Junk?Orbital trash has been a growing problem since Sputnik. Now private companies are throwing up satellites by the thousands.
  3. space!
    Come at Me, BroBennu the asteroid will reportedly whiz by in 2135, which is … not soon enough.
  4. space
    Venus Is Finally Getting Some RespectWhy NASA is headed to Earth’s hothouse twin after a three-decade hiatus.
  5. space
    SpaceX Launches Four Astronauts to Space StationThe team blasted off on Friday, starting a 23-hour trek to the International Space Station on a capsule from Elon Musk’s commercial rocket company.
  6. mars
    NASA Rover Creates Breathable Oxygen on MarsA device known as MOXIE produced enough oxygen for an astronaut to breathe for ten minutes, a major step toward manned missions to Mars.
  7. space
    How NASA Flew a Helicopter Flight on MarsCarrying a piece of the Wright Brothers’ glider, Ingenuity achieved an interplanetary first on Monday.
  8. perseverance
    Landing a Rover on Mars Proves We Have the Smarts to Fix EarthIf we can master interplanetary, zero-emission transportation, are high-speed trains and EVs really too hard?
  9. space!
    Enterprising Little Robot Lands on MarsNASA’s Perseverance rover has arrived on the Red Planet. Please clap.
  10. space
    U.S. Manages Not to Screw Something Up for Once: Landing on MarsNASA will use a rover with a helicopter to look for ancient life.
  11. moon news
    She’s Wet, FolksFinally, NASA has unveiled its “exciting new discovery.”
  12. feminism
    Finally, a Space Toilet for LadiesA $23 million toilet — designed with women in mind — is headed to the International Space Station.
  13. space!
    Would You Like to Smell Like Space?Soon you’ll be able to spritz NASA’s top-secret blend of raspberries, hot metal, and meat.
  14. toilet news
    Pooping on the Moon Seems Like a NightmareBut it’s one NASA is resolved to fix.
  15. space
    Good Luck to These Best Friend AstronautsTomorrow, Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley will making history as they launch into space together.
  16. obits
    Visionary NASA Mathematician Katherine Johnson Dies at 101Johnson’s life inspired the 2016 film ‘Hidden Figures.’
  17. space!
    Astronaut Returns to Planet That Does Not Deserve HerChristina Koch landed back on Earth today after 328 record-breaking days in space.
  18. power
    I Love Watching These Women in SpaceJessica Meir and Christina Koch made history on the first all-woman spacewalk today — but for them it was business as usual.
  19. space crimes
    NASA Astronaut Accused of Committing Identity Theft From Outer SpaceAnne McClain’s estranged wife says she accessed her bank account without permission while she was aboard the International Space Station.
  20. science!
    Trump Thinks the Moon Is Part of MarsToday’s declaration from POTUS is brought to you by “Science!”
  21. Watch an Astronaut React to Films About SpaceFormer NASA astronaut Mike Massimino breaks down the accuracy of movies about space.
  22. saturday night live
    Aidy Bryant Cries ‘Moon Tears’ for Failed All-Women Space Walk on SNL“To all of the little girls out there, you can all become astronauts, just not at the same time!”
  23. power
    NASA Is Canceling Its First All-Female Space WalkThanks to … space suit sizing issues.
  24. help me i’m feeling
    The Dead Mars Rover Was a Springsteen FanA NASA scientists shares some of the Opportunity rover’s favorite tunes.
  25. nasa
    This Dead Robot Taught Me How to FeelNASA’s final message to Mars rover Opportunity was too much to bear.
  26. ariana grande
    Does Ariana Grande Know Something About NASA That We Don’t? An InvestigationIn “NASA,” Ariana suggests that the universe is going to implode unless we halt our space program.
  27. what the trump
    How Trump Offered NASA Unlimited Funding to Put People on Mars by 2020“What if I gave you all the money you could ever need?” the president asked a baffled NASA official, according to former aide Cliff Sims.
  28. peanuts
    No Pressure Charlie Brown: Peanuts and NASA Head to Apple to Get Kids Into Space“Into” as in interested in STEM, though eventually, yeah, some of those kids will literally leave the Earth’s atmosphere.
  29. lost in space
    Want to Dry Your Hair With NASA Technology?Houston, we have a hair-dryer.
  30. ahead of the curve
    I Tested the NASA-Designed Sports Bra for Big BoobsIt was okay?
  31. hot shot
    Does Marion Cotillard Believe in the Moon Landing Now?The former moon landing denier was seen wearing a NASA cap.
  32. Trump Admin. Scraps NASA’s Greenhouse Gas Monitoring ProgramA NASA spokesperson said the program was a casualty of “budget constraints and higher priorities.”
  33. select all
    13 Reasons to Believe Aliens Are RealHow seriously should you take those recent reports of UFOs? Ask the Pentagon. Or read this primer for the SETI-curious.
  34. The Trump Administration Wants to Privatize the International Space StationThe final frontier for its anti-government agenda.
  35. select all
    Uber and NASA Want to See You in a Flying Taxi by 2020Uber is calling it “ride-sharing in the sky.”
  36. NASA’s Cassini Sends a Final Shot of Saturn to Add to Its Incredible PortfolioCassini has made plenty of scientific discoveries and taken even more incredible photos over the years.
  37. debunkings
    NASA Confirms That Goop Healing Stickers Are a ScamThwarted by science!
  38. Trump Signs Bill Directing NASA to Send Humans to Mars (Eventually)The White House finally has a policy response to climate change.
  39. New NASA Pics Reveal One of Saturn’s Moons Looks Like RavioliThe space probe Cassini captured these shots as its mission nears the end.
  40. lego
    Lego Green-lights Women of NASA Set; How Long Until a Lego Hidden Figures Movie?At 98, Katherine Johnson is having one of the biggest years of her life.
  41. WATCH: NASA Discovered a New Solar System With 3 Potentially Habitable Planets“Finding a second earth is not a question of if, but a question of when.”
  42. What Really Happens to Your Body After a Year in SpaceTwin astronauts spent a year of their lives to find out.
  43. What It’s Like to Become the International Space Station’s First Black AstronautOn Hidden Figures, winter-survival training, and how to keep young women in STEM.
  44. Donald Trump Is Reportedly Thinking About Going to MarsThe president-elect knows the value of a “moonshot.”
  45. Watch: Meet the International Space Station’s First African-American Crew MemberJeanette Epps was inspired by an early admiration for astronaut Sally Ride.
  46. NASA Scientist Says Earth Is Due for ‘Extinction-Level’ Event“The biggest problem, basically, is there’s not a hell of a lot we can do about it at the moment.”
  47. NASA Just Showed Us What It’s Like to Float Through the ISSIt will make you feel like you’re actually there.
  48. trailer mix
    The New Hidden Figures Trailer Is Damn InspiringIt’s the story of the unsung heroes behind John Glenn’s space mission.
  49. early and often
    American Astronaut Votes From a Safe DistanceShane Kimbrough has joined the proud tradition of Americans voting from space.
  50. Trump Courts Swing Voters With Last-Minute Space PlanTrump says NASA should focus on deep space exploration, not “politically correct environmental monitoring,” in surprisingly detailed space agenda.
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