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NASA: Independent space agency of the United States Federal Government
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is an independent agency of the U.S. Federal Government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and space research.

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NASA finds water on moon's lunar surface [Video]

NASA finds water on moon's lunar surface

Scientists on Monday said lunar water is more widespread than previously known, with water molecules trapped within mineral grains on the surface and more water perhaps hidden in ice patches residing..

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Soyuz landing brings astronauts back to Earth [Video]

Soyuz landing brings astronauts back to Earth

A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a U.S. astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts landed by parachute on Thursday (October 22) morning in Kazakhstan, a NASA TV broadcast showed.

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Nokia to Build First Cellular Network on the Moon for NASA [Video]

Nokia to Build First Cellular Network on the Moon for NASA

On Monday, Nokia Oyj announced that they had been chosen by NASA to create the first ever cellular network on the moon.

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US spacecraft touches surface of asteroid in mission to grab rock sample [Video]

US spacecraft touches surface of asteroid in mission to grab rock sample

Flight controllers declare success in NASA mission to collect material from an asteroid 200 million miles from planet Earth using the Osiris-Rex spacecraftView on euronews

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Nasa to collect asteroid sample for first time [Video]

Nasa to collect asteroid sample for first time

A Nasa spacecraft circling an ancient asteroid 200 million miles away is aboutto reach out and make contact. The Osiris-Rex spacecraft will attempt todescend to the boulder-packed surface of asteroid..

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'Touch-and-go': NASA probe aims for daring 'high five' with asteroid [Video]

'Touch-and-go': NASA probe aims for daring 'high five' with asteroid

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NASA picks Nokia to build moon mobile network [Video]

NASA picks Nokia to build moon mobile network

NASA says Nokia will build the first broadband wireless network on the moon by 2022, in time for the return of humans two years later. Julian Satterthwaite reports.

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Russia blasts off U.S. astronaut: end of an era? [Video]

Russia blasts off U.S. astronaut: end of an era?

A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a U.S. astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts blasted off from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Wednesday, in what is the last scheduled Russian flight..

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Blue Origin rocket launches with NASA moon-landing technology [Video]

Blue Origin rocket launches with NASA moon-landing technology

Blue Origin's New Shepard rocket, carrying NASA's lunar landing sensor demo, successfully launched into space and returned to West Texas on Tuesday.

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ISS crew says air leak is not dangerous, will be fixed [Video]

ISS crew says air leak is not dangerous, will be fixed

NASA astronaut Kate Rubins and cosmonauts Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov of the Russian space agency Roscosmos held a pre-flight news conference on Tuesday (October 13), hours before being..

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EJ Espresso: Health minister's Covid reality check ahead of festive season [Video]

EJ Espresso: Health minister's Covid reality check ahead of festive season

Covid virus can survive on cash, phone screens for 28 days, says study. Health minister's Covid reality check ahead of festive season. Hathras victim's family to appear before HC today. And NASA video..

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A look at Nasa’s new space toilet [Video]

A look at Nasa’s new space toilet

Nasa’s first new space toilet in decades is getting a not-so-dry run at theInternational Space Station. The 23 million dollar (£18 million) titaniumfacility is better suited for women than previous..

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NASA's New $23 Million Space Toilet Is Ready for the ISS [Video]

NASA's New $23 Million Space Toilet Is Ready for the ISS

The toilet is 65% smaller and almost 50% lighter than toilets the ISS currently uses.

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Watch: Spacecraft named after Kalpana Chawla lifts off; husband reacts [Video]

Watch: Spacecraft named after Kalpana Chawla lifts off; husband reacts

A space station cargo ship named SS Kalpana Chawla rocketed into orbit on Friday. The spacecraft is named after Kalpana Chawla, the first India-born woman to enter space. SS Kalpana Chawla was launched..

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NASA launches cargo spacecraft named after Kalpana Chawla [Video]

NASA launches cargo spacecraft named after Kalpana Chawla

United States of America's Northrop Grumman's Cygnus Spacecraft, named after Astronaut Kalpana Chawla was launched from National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Wallops Flight Facility. The..

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How Astronauts Vote From Space [Video]

How Astronauts Vote From Space

According to CNN, NASA astronaut Kate Rubins will head to space in October as part of the Expedition 63/64 crew.

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NASA, ESA join forces on asteroid deflection program [Video]

NASA, ESA join forces on asteroid deflection program

The European Space Agency signed a $153.80 million contract on Tuesday for the production of a spacecraft that will be part of a joint project with NASA to explore how to deflect an asteroid heading..

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Moon rush: NASA looking for companies to help mine the lunar surface [Video]

Moon rush: NASA looking for companies to help mine the lunar surface

The American space agency says it will pay for moon dust and rocks samples, but not for the trips. It hopes they will be collected by 2024.View on euronews

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NASA Launching $23 Million Toilet to International Space Station

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NASA photos show pollution in China has reduced since coronavirus outbreak

Dramatic photos released by NASA show air pollution levels over China have drastically fallen since the outbreak of the coronavirus.
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Australia's bushfire smoke will do a full lap of the earth: NASA

Smoke from Australia's fires has reached more than 17km above sea level and is expected to complete a circuit of the earth.
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How Australia shared the moon landing with the world

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Why NASA is looking to Australia's north in the search for life on Mars

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Australian space body needs love: NASA rep

A senior official with NASA's space communications program has called on the government and industry to rally behind Australia's space agency.
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Opportunity Bows Out - NASA Says Goodbye to Mars Rover

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