NASA nixes moon rover mission due to skyrocketing costs, launch delays

NASA nixes moon rover mission due to skyrocketing costs, launch delays

NASA announced it is canceling its Viper moon rover project due to high cost and launch delays. The Viper rover was meant to explore the…

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Scientists discover massive cave on moon that could be used to shelter astronauts

Scientists discover massive cave on moon that could be used to shelter astronauts

An Italian-led team of scientists say they have confirmed evidence of a sizable cave on the moon not far from where Neil Armstrong and Buzz…

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Newly discovered dinosaur species is only green fossil ever found, to be displayed in LA

Newly discovered dinosaur species is only green fossil ever found, to be displayed in LA

A newly discovered sauropod species is going on display in the Natural History Museum in Los Angeles. Its fossilized skeleton is the only one found…

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Lokiceratops, a ‘remarkable’ new dinosaur species, has been found in Montana, researchers say

Lokiceratops, a ‘remarkable’ new dinosaur species, has been found in Montana, researchers say

A new plant-eating dinosaur species described as “remarkable” and among the “largest and most ornate ever found” has been discovered during an excavation in northern…

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Hypersexual ‘zombie’ cicadas infected with parasitic fungus being collected by scientists

Hypersexual ‘zombie’ cicadas infected with parasitic fungus being collected by scientists

With the emergence of cicada broods this summer, scientists have begun collecting specimens of cicada infected with a mysterious parasitic fungus that takes over the…

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NASA lunar orbiter pictures Chinese space probe on far side of the moon

NASA lunar orbiter pictures Chinese space probe on far side of the moon

NASA has shared the first photos taken of China’s Chang’e-6 space probe captured on the far side of the moon. The images of China’s sample…

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James Webb Telescope helps enhance technology from virtual reality to LASIK eye surgery

James Webb Telescope helps enhance technology from virtual reality to LASIK eye surgery

WASHINGTON – The James Webb Telescope is delivering amazing photos of space like we’ve never seen before. “It’s a new window into the history of…

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NASA gets Voyager 1 back online from 15 billion miles away after technical problem

NASA gets Voyager 1 back online from 15 billion miles away after technical problem

NASA’s Voyager 1 spacecraft is transmitting data again after a technical issue in November. Voyager 1 is drifting through the space between star systems on…

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Medical breakthroughs discovered on International Space Station

Medical breakthroughs discovered on International Space Station

WASHINGTON – Research at the International Space Station (ISS) is helping doctors on Earth find new treatment options for patients. “There is a lot of…

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New research investigates how short-term space travel affects ‘space tourists’

New research investigates how short-term space travel affects ‘space tourists’

New studies show that space tourists experience some of the same body changes as astronauts who spend months in orbit. Samples taken from test subjects…

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