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July 28, 2016
Russia, US Discuss Lunar Station for Mars Mission
Moscow (Sputnik) Jul 22, 2016
Russia's Roscosmos Corporation and NASA are in discussions about future of joint space missions following the conclusion of the ISS project in 2024; one proposal is to create a space base close to the Moon which will enable the deep space exploration of Mars and beyond. The International Space Station project, a partnership between Russia, the US, EU, Japan and Canada, is planned to end in 2024, when the spacecraft will plunge into the sea. Construction of the ISS began in 1998 when Russia's Zary ... read more

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Sensor Technology Could Revolutionize What You Sleep On
Susan Bernard was at a NASA Tech Days event in Cleveland when she saw something that caught her attention. "They were describing sensor technology," said Bernard, who at the time had a five-month-ol ... more
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A decade of plant biology in space
On this day 10 years ago, Space Shuttle Discovery was launched to the International Space Station carrying ESA's European Modular Cultivation System - a miniature greenhouse to probe how plants grow ... more
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Mathematical framework prioritizes key patterns to accelerate scientific discovery
Networks are mathematical representations to explore and understand diverse, complex systems-everything from military logistics and global finance to air traffic, social media, and the biological pr ... more
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Exploring inner space for outer space
An international team of six astronauts from China, Japan, USA, Spain and Russia have descended into the caves of Sardinia, Italy, to explore the depths and train for life in outer space. One of the ... more
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Quantum technologies to revolutionize 21st century
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Blue Origin has fourth successful rocket booster landing
US space firm Blue Origin conducted a successful fourth test Sunday of its reusable New Shepard rocket, which dropped back to Earth for a flawless upright landing seen on a live webcast. ... more
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TED Talks aim for wider global reach
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Disney brings its brand to Shanghai with new theme park
Entertainment giant Disney brings the ultimate American cultural concept to Communist-ruled China on Thursday, opening a massive theme park in Shanghai catering to a rising middle class. ... more
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Tech, beauty intersect in Silicon Valley
The beauty industry has long relied on creating a sense of mystery, magic even, around its creams, powders and potions. But now it has something else up its sleeve: high technology. ... more
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Second Starliner Begins Assembly in Florida Factory
Another major hardware component for Boeing's second Starliner spacecraft recently arrived at the company's assembly facility at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The upper dome - basically on ... more
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Mexican engineer extracts gas from urine to heat shower
Mexican engineer Gabriel Luna-Sandoval was urinating one day when he realized that the yellow liquid could be of "vital" use elsewhere. ... more
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What Does it Take to Become a NASA Astronaut?
For many aspiring space explorers around the world, becoming an astronaut is a childhood dream. But have you ever wondered how one becomes a NASA astronaut? As with most things, it begins with filli ... more
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India Presses Ahead With Space Ambitions
Indian scientists pronounced the testing of an indigenously developed reusable space rocket this week, "Mission accomplished successfully." Those words have been heard increasingly in recent years f ... more
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International Partners Provide Science Satellites for first SLS mission
NASA's new Space Launch System (SLS) will launch America into a new era of exploration to destinations beyond Earth's orbit. On its first flight, NASA will demonstrate the rocket's heavy-lift capabi ... more
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Fun LoL to Teach Machines How to Learn More Efficiently
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Russia Helps Guatemalan Man Become His Country's First Cosmonaut
Vinicio Montoya de Leon, a 49-year old native of Guatemala, is set to become the first Central American astronaut in history by late 2018 - early 2019. The chain of events that led an ordinary Guate ... more
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ISS Astronauts Enjoy Dish Cooked Up by Students from Hampton, Virginia
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'Metabolomics: You Are What You Eat' video
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Space travel now in a parachute soon available
Traveling to space and returning to earth in a parachute will soon become available for the larger public in China. JHY Space Technology Co Ltd (Space Vision), a Beijing-based company, released Chin ... more
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Airbus Defence and Space starts Orion service module assembly
Airbus Defence and Space, the world's second largest space company, has started assembling the European Service Module (ESM), a key element of NASA's next-generation Orion spacecraft that will trans ... more
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Interns Make Archived NASA Planetary Science Data More Accessible
An internship program offered by NASA's Planetary Data System's Small Bodies Subnode hosted at the Planetary Science Institute is making archived scientific information more accessible to researcher ... more
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Out of this world: 'Moon and Mars veggies' grow in Dutch greenhouse
Establishing a human colony on the Moon and travelling to Mars has been the stuff of dreams since the dawn of the space age. ... more
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NASA Invests in Next Stage of Visionary Technology Development
NASA has selected eight technology proposals for investment that have the potential to transform future aerospace missions, introduce new capabilities, and significantly improve current approaches t ... more
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No more space race for US, rivalry gives way to collaboration
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