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NASA Video Shows You The Unseen Moon

For the past four years, NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, or LRO, has been circling the Moon to give us a look at one of the most familiar sights in the sky. In conjunction with large amounts of data the satellite has been beaming back to scientists here on Earth, the LRO has been taking photos


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Movie Created From Nasa Photos!

A DIY filmmaker attempted to create a film that flew through space utilizing the photographs taken by NASA’s telescopes and satellites! The stunning teaser trailer for the resulting film “In Saturn’s Rings” released just yesterday and it looks gorgeous! The movie was created using only 2D photographs taken by NASA, often hundreds of thousands per


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Did NASA Just Draw A Penis On Mars?!

A picture recently beamed from the Curiosity rover leaves the internet wondering: Did NASA just draw a penis on Mars? Putting aside the giggle fits that are ensuing over the photo, it remains inconclusive if the picture is indeed real or not. No pun intended, but curiosity about the well endowed photo has crashed the JPL robotics


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NASA heard that People like the Moon

Nasa is considering the idea of capturing an asteroid and placing it into lunar orbit giving our satellite, a satellite. Researchers at the Keck Institute for Space Studies in California have confirmed that NASA is considering giving our moon a friend to roam the galaxy with. The plan involves launching a robotic spaceship that would capture


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NASA: A Penny For Your Thoughts

With the not-so-pending-(or-is-it?)-end-of-the-world coming up on Friday, along with the triumph that is the Mars Curiosity Rover, it’s not too far-fetched to say that the final frontier has regained a small spot in the public eye. John Zeller would agree, and is the reason why he started the Penny4NASA campaign.  The mission is to get the US Government to


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Secret Moon Base Plans

Super Secret Moon Base Plans Those sneaky NASA folk have been busy doing some super-secret-behind-the-scenes-spacey-science stuff and with the reelection of Obama, the smoke screen covering said super-secret-behind-the-scenes-spacey-science stuff is set to disperse into the ether.  Now we’ll all be privy to their spacenanigans!


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Mars Curiosity Takes Myspace Photos

Mars Curiosity recently released a series of self portraits that could rival most Myspace profile pictures. Conspiracy theorists went ran amok when the photos came out, since they seemed to be taken from “too far away” to have been a self portrait. The Curiosity Team came forward to explain how the rover was able to


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SpaceX Falcon 9 Launch was a Success … Kind of

The first ever commercial resupply mission occurred last night at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, and it was an amazing spectacle. It was the picture perfect launch for SpaceX and the sign of hope for Americans that the Space Age isn’t over just yet. However, there was the minor hiccup of one of the engines


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Meet the Mayor of Mars!

Say hello to the new (and only) Mayor of Mars! The Mars rover ‘Curiosity‘ (launched by NASA on 11-26-11 with a successful landing on Mars’ Gale Crater on 8-5-12) checked into Foursquare today, not only making the robot the first ever (known?) “Mayor” of Mars, but also marking the first ever check-in from “the surface


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