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Virgin Galactic's new flight test to soar closer to edge of space

The US company run by British tycoon Richard Branson is aiming to be the first to take tourists on brief trips into microgravity

The US company run by British tycoon Richard Branson is aiming to be the first to take ...

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Virgin Galactic's new flight test to soar closer to edge of space

Roscosmos space agency says the aim is to discover whether the 'small but dangerous' hole ...

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Russian spacewalkers take sample of mystery hole at space station

(UPDATED) China becomes the first nation to explore the mountainous and rugged area, ...

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China launches rover for first far side of the moon landing

(3rd UPDATE) If passed into law, House Bill 8541 would create a national agency in charge ...

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House wants to create Philippine Space Agency

Oleg Kononenko of Russian space agency Roscosmos, Anne McClain of NASA, and David ...

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First manned space mission launches since Soyuz failure

The dramatic arrival of the $993 million spacecraft marks the 8th successful landing on ...

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Cheers as Mars InSight spacecraft lands on Red Planet

The unmanned spacecraft – launched nearly 7 months ago – is NASA's first craft to ...

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Anxiety at NASA as Mars InSight spacecraft nears Red Planet

Mars InSight is set to make a perilous landing on Mars

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Before Mars landing, a nail-biting '6 and a half minutes of terror'

The object is extremely bright – about 10,000 times more luminous than our galaxy, the ...

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Here's how the 'brightest' object in the universe formed

After a nearly seven-month voyage, Mars Insight nail-biting touchdown is expected on ...

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NASA counts down to landing of Martian quake-sensor, InSight