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Water Farms In Space

If we can make water in space, we've surmounted one barrier to space colonization!
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Planetary Moon Database

Moons of planets in our solar system.
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Eclipse Seen From Hinode Satellite

A stunning solar eclipse from space.
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China Matches # of U.S. Space Launches

Friday’s blast-off of a rocket, carrying a Chinese GPS-style navigation satellite, from the Xi Chang Satellite Launch Center was different. It set a record for successful Chinese launches in one year: 15.
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Lunar Eclipse Hitting North America

A near-perfect alignment of the sun, the moon and Earth will provide sky watchers a generous holiday gift on the night of December 20 and the morning of December 21.
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Voyager is Leaving the Solar System

It has been 33 years since the launch of Voyager 1 yet this antique spacecraft is still leading the way of Humanity’s exploration of space.
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Hotspot for Life Found on Mars

If life ever existed on Mars, then newly discovered mineral deposits on the flanks of a long-dead volcano would be a good place to dig for its remains.
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The Size Of Our World

This is how big our planet is in the universe.
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The History of Space Stations

The idea of space stations has been around for a relatively long time, there were mentions of such ideas in 19th century science fiction.
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Website Streams the Northern Lights Online

A Live Stream of the Aurora Borealis located in Yellowknife, Canada.
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Rating: 2.9 / 5 (819 votes)