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Strange readings in Mars crater

Mars Curiosity

New results from NASA’s Curiosity rover are painting a curious picture of the planet’s methane. The level of the gas found in the Gale Crater is less than expected, based on prediction...

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Strange readings in Mars crater

New results from NASA’s Curiosity rover are painting a curious picture of the planet’s methane. The level of the gas found in the Gale Crater is less...


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Wind, valves stall launch of new Orion spacecraft

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA stood poised to usher in a new era of exploration Thursday with the premier launch of its new Orion spacecraft, but the countdown...


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VIDEO: Rocket launched to blow crater in asteroid

A Japanese space explorer took off Wednesday on a six-year journey to blow a crater in a remote asteroid and bring back rock samples in hopes of gathering clues to...


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Japan vows to resume Antarctic whale hunt for 'science' next

TOKYO — Critics of Japan’s whaling practices are guilty of “eco-imperialism” for trying to impose their beliefs on countries that hunt and...

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