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Two Exocomet Families Found Around Baby Star System 22 comments
Astronomers Find Brightest Pulsar Ever Observed 68 comments
What It Took For SpaceX To Become a Serious Space Company 95 comments
First Evidence of Extrasolar Planets Discovered In 1917 58 comments
Mars Orbiter Beams Back Images of Comet's Surprisingly Tiny Nucleus 47 comments
A Look At Orion's Launch Abort System 43 comments
The Woman Who Should Have Been the First Female Astronaut 200 comments
NASA Cancels "Sunjammer" Solar Sail Demonstration Mission 74 comments
Watch Comet Siding Spring's Mars Fly-By, Live 33 comments
White House Wants Ideas For "Bootstrapping a Solar System Civilization" 351 comments
Saturn's 'Death Star' Moon May Hide Subsurface Ocean 48 comments
MAVEN Spies Mars' Atmosphere Leaching Out Into Space 63 comments
Rosetta Takes Stunning Self-Portrait 10 Miles From Comet's Surface 62 comments
Secretive X-37B Military Space Plane Could Land On Tuesday 81 comments
Hawking Radiation Mimicked In the Lab 66 comments
First Man To Walk In Space Reveals How Mission Nearly Ended In Disaster 122 comments
The Cult of Elon Musk Shines With Steve Jobs' Aura 181 comments
Send Your Own Radiosonde 90,000 Feet Into the Sky (Video) 48 comments
NASA Asks Boeing, SpaceX To Stop Work On Next-Gen Space Taxi 139 comments
How President Nixon Saved/Wrecked the American Space Program 125 comments
NASA Eyes Crew Deep Sleep Option For Mars Mission 236 comments
Robot Arm Will Install New Earth-Facing Cameras On Space Station 40 comments
Elon Musk: We Must Put a Million People On Mars To Safeguard Humanity 549 comments
Mysterious Feature Appears and Disappears In a Sea On Titan 65 comments
Are the World's Religions Ready For ET? 534 comments
Sierra Nevada Corp. Files Legal Challenge Against NASA Commercial Contracts 127 comments
Astrophysicists Use Apollo Seismic Array To Hunt For Gravitational Waves 25 comments
NASA Expands Commercial Space Program 24 comments
Solar System's Water Is Older Than the Sun 173 comments
Why India's Mars Probe Was So Cheap 200 comments
Water Discovered In Exoplanet Atmosphere 50 comments
Physicist Claims Black Holes Mathematically Don't Exist 356 comments
Russia Pledges To Go To the Moon 197 comments
"Big Bang Signal" Could All Be Dust 133 comments
Astrophysicists Identify the Habitable Regions of the Entire Universe 80 comments
Update: Mangalyaan's Main Engine Test Fired, Maven In Orbit 25 comments
Trouble In Branson-Land, As Would-Be Space Tourists Get Antsy Over Delays 77 comments
SpaceX Launches Supplies to ISS, Including Its First 3D Printer 129 comments
Boeing To Take Space Tourists On Its CST-100 Spacecraft To the ISS 47 comments
Mystery Signal Could Be Dark Matter Hint In ISS Detector 55 comments
Ask Slashdot: How To Pick Up Astronomy and Physics As an Adult? 234 comments
NASA Inspector General Lobs Big Rocks At Agency's Asteroid Hunting Program 35 comments
ULA and Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin Announce Rocket Engine Partnership 19 comments
NASA's Manned Rocket Contract: $4.2 Billion To Boeing, $2.6 Billion To SpaceX 188 comments
Astronomers Find Star-Within-a-Star, 40 Years After First Theorized 72 comments
WSJ Reports Boeing To Beat SpaceX For Manned Taxi To ISS 200 comments
European Space Agency Picks Site For First Comet Landing In November 35 comments
Indian Mars Mission Has Completed 95% of Its Journey Without a Hitch 117 comments
Curiosity Rover Arrives At Long-Term Destination 33 comments
Congress Can't Make Asteroid Mining Legal (But It's Trying, Anyway) 213 comments
China Targets 2022 For Space Station Completion 100 comments
Universal Big Bang Lithium Deficit Confirmed 171 comments
X-Class Solar Flare Coming Friday 145 comments
The Exoplanets That Never Were 31 comments
Rosetta Hunts For Comet Touch Down Site For Philae Lander 17 comments
SpaceX and Boeing Battle For US Manned Spaceflight Contracts 123 comments
How Astrophysicists Hope To Turn the Entire Moon Into a Cosmic Ray Detector 74 comments
Apparent Meteorite Hits Managua, Nicaragua, Leaving Crater But No Injuries 107 comments
NASA Panel Finds Fault WIth Curiosity Rover Project's Focus 51 comments
Space Station's 'Cubesat Cannon' Has Gone Rogue 143 comments
Newly Discovered Asteroid To Pass Within Geostationary Orbit Sunday 101 comments
DARPA Bolsters Blueprint To Build Robotic Services For Satellites 10 comments
Welcome To Laniakea, Our New Cosmic Home 67 comments
SpaceX Challenges Blue Origin Patents Over Sea-Landing Rocket Tech 75 comments
Saturn's F Ring Is Now Three Times As Wide As During the Voyager Flybys 41 comments
Battle of the Heavy Lift Rockets 211 comments
Astronomers Find What May Be the Closest Exoplanet So Far 89 comments
Software Error Caused Soyuz/Galileo Failure 157 comments
NASA Telescopes Uncover Early Construction of Giant Galaxy 25 comments
Eye Problems From Space Affect At Least 21 NASA Astronauts 109 comments
Brown Dwarf With Water Clouds Tentatively Detected Just 7 Light-Years From Earth 85 comments
Exomoon Detection Technique Could Greatly Expand Potential Habitable Systems 66 comments
Mangalyaan Gets Ready To Enter Mars Orbit 67 comments
Slashdot Asks: Cheap But Reasonable Telescopes for Kids? 187 comments
Spot ET's Waste Heat For Chance To Find Alien Life 80 comments
2 Galileo Satellites Launched To Wrong Orbit 140 comments
A Movie of Triton Made From Voyager 2's Fly-by 25 Years Ago 34 comments
The Star That Exploded At the Dawn of Time 55 comments
NASA's Space Launch System Searches For a Mission 53 comments
Scientists Find Traces of Sea Plankton On ISS Surface 117 comments
Modular Hive Homes Win Mars Base Design Competition 61 comments
No, a Huge Asteroid Is Not "Set To Wipe Out Life On Earth In 2880" 123 comments
ISS Earth at Night Photos Crowdsourced For Science 13 comments
Why the Universe Didn't Become a Black Hole 109 comments
The Flight of Gifted Engineers From NASA 160 comments
Historians Rediscover Einstein's Forgotten Model of the Universe 35 comments
Entire South Korean Space Programme Shuts Down As Sole Astronaut Quits 186 comments
Why Hasn't This Asteroid Disintegrated? 74 comments
NASA's Greenhouse Gas Observatory Captures 'First Light' 143 comments
3 Congressmen Trying To Tie Up SpaceX 393 comments
Google's Satellites Could Soon See Your Face From Space 140 comments
Do Dark Matter and Dark Energy Cast Doubt On the Big Bang? 225 comments
The Meteors You've Waited All Year For 31 comments
Can We Call Pluto and Charon a 'Binary Planet' Yet? 115 comments
Study Finds That Astronauts Are Severely Sleep Deprived 106 comments
Why the "NASA Tested Space Drive" Is Bad Science 315 comments
Rosetta Achieves Orbit Around Comet 54 comments
European Rosetta Space Craft About To Rendezvous With Comet 62 comments
SpaceX Chooses Texas Site For Private Spaceport 113 comments
Japan To Launch a Military Space Force In 2019 150 comments
Putin Government Moves To Take Control of Russia's largest space company Energia 252 comments
Perlan II Project Aims To Fly a Glider To the Edge of Space 44 comments
NASA Tests Microwave Space Drive 201 comments
The Milky Way Is Much Less Massive Than Previous Thought 119 comments
Opportunity Rover Sets Off-World Driving Record 46 comments
Enceladus's 101 Geysers Blast From Hidden Ocean 39 comments
Off the Florida Coast, Astronauts Train For Asteroid Mission 84 comments
SpaceX Executive Calls For $22-25 Billion NASA Budget 114 comments
Nightfall: Can Kalgash Exist? 86 comments
The Truth About Solar Storms 91 comments
SLS Project Coming Up $400 Million Short 132 comments
How a Solar Storm Two Years Ago Nearly Caused a Catastrophe On Earth 212 comments
Black Holes Not Black After All, Theorize Physicists 227 comments
Finding Life In Space By Looking For Extraterrestrial Pollution 95 comments
SpaceX Releases Video of Falcon Rocket's Splashdown 49 comments
UEA Research Shows Oceans Vital For Possibility of Alien Life 97 comments
A Look At NASA's Orion Project 108 comments
Can the Multiverse Be Tested Scientifically? 147 comments
Preparing For Satellite Defense 118 comments
Two Big Dark Matter Experiments Gain US Support 37 comments
Brazil Nut Effect Explains Mystery of the Boulder-Strewn Surfaces of Asteroids 58 comments
SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Blasts Off From Florida 112 comments
With New Horizons Spacecraft a Year Away, What We Know About Pluto 128 comments
Scotland Could Become Home To Britain's First Spaceport 151 comments
Public To Vote On Names For Exoplanets 127 comments
How Deep Does the Multiverse Go? 202 comments
O3b Launches Four More Satellites To Bring Internet To 'Other 3 Billion' 80 comments
Arecibo Radio Telescope Confirms Extra-galactic Fast Radio Pulses 95 comments
Asteroid Mining Bill Introduced In Congress To Protect Private Property Rights 181 comments
SpaceX Wins FAA Permission To Build a Spaceport In Texas 80 comments
Study: Why the Moon's Far Side Looks So Different 79 comments
The Video Game That Maps the Galaxy 28 comments
Cosmic Mystery Solved By Super-sized Supernova Dust 16 comments
Buzz Aldrin Pressures Obama For New Space Exploration Initiative 78 comments
Interview: Edward Stone Talks About JPL and Space Exploration 57 comments
Cassini's Space Odyssey To Saturn 45 comments
Newly Spotted Frozen World Orbits In a Binary Star System 34 comments
Two Earth-Like Exoplanets Don't Actually Exist 102 comments
What Came First, Black Holes Or Galaxies? 76 comments
New Class of Stars Are Totally Metal, Says Astrophysicist 119 comments
India Launches Five Foreign Satellites 85 comments
NASA Launching Satellite To Track Carbon 190 comments
Trio of Big Black Holes Spotted In Galaxy Smashup 74 comments
Astronomers Discover Earth-Sized Diamond 112 comments
Mysterious X-ray Signal Hints At Dark Matter 100 comments
The Higgs Boson Should Have Crushed the Universe 188 comments
What Happens If You Have a Heart Attack In Space? 83 comments
Evidence of a Correction To the Speed of Light 347 comments
Searching For Ocean Life On Another World 49 comments
Satellite Swarm Spots North Pole Drift 80 comments
SpaceX Delays Falcon 9 Launch To Tuesday 43 comments
Big Bang Breakthrough Team Back-Pedals On Major Result 127 comments
Construction of World's Largest Telescope Finally Underway in Chile 76 comments
NASA Funds Projects For Asteroid-Capture Plan 65 comments
Draper Labs Develops Low Cost Probe To Orbit, Land On Europa For NASA 79 comments
SpaceX Falcon 9R Vertical Take-Off and Landing Test Flight 105 comments
NASA's Horizons Spacecraft To Probe Pluto Moon For Underground Ocean 47 comments
Why the Moon's New Birthday Means the Earth Is Older Than We Thought 98 comments
How To Make Espresso In Space 192 comments
Civilians Try to Lure an Abandoned NASA Spacecraft Back to Earth 53 comments
Radar Data Yields High-Resolution Views of Near-Earth Asteroid HQ124 29 comments
Aliens and the Fermi Paradox 686 comments
A Scientist Is Growing Asparagus In Meteorites To Prepare Us For Space Farming 59 comments
There's No Wind Chill On Mars 110 comments
Getting the Most Out of the Space Station (Before It's Too Late) 155 comments
Moon Swirls May Inspire Revolution In the Science of Deflector Shields 76 comments
Hack A Day Prize is a Trip To Space (Video) 34 comments
NASA Names Gavin Schmidt Director of the Goddard Institute For Space Studies 41 comments
Brownsville SpaceX Space Port Faces More Regulatory Hurdles 78 comments
Updating the Integrated Space Plan 65 comments
Astronomers Solve Puzzle of Mysterious Streaks In Radio Images of the Sky 66 comments
Aspiring Astronaut Gideon Gidori Invents a New Holiday: Star Day (Video) 46 comments
Evidence of Protoplanet Found On Moon 105 comments
ISS-Above Tells You When the International Space Station is Overhead (Video) 59 comments
SpaceX Landing Video Cleanup Making Progress 54 comments
Star Within a Star: Thorne-Zytkow Object Discovered 89 comments
The Disappearing Universe 358 comments
Red Dwarfs Could Sterilize Alien Worlds of Life 76 comments
Strange New World Discovered: The "Mega Earth" 147 comments
Google To Spend $1 Billion On Fleet of Satellites 170 comments
NASA's Test Bed For Mars Chute: Kauai 40 comments
SpaceX Shows Off 7-Man Dragon V2 Capsule 140 comments
ISEE-3 Satellite Is Back Under Control 56 comments
Proposed SpaceX Spaceport Passes Its Final Federal Environmental Review 40 comments
'Curiosity' Lead Engineer Suggests Printing Humans On Other Planets 323 comments
SpaceX To Present Manned Dragon Capsule 128 comments
Robots Will Pave the Way To Mars 95 comments
Hunt Intensifies For Aliens On Kepler's Planets 93 comments
The Andromeda Galaxy Just Had a Bright Gamma Ray Event 129 comments
The Major Theoretical Blunders That Held Back Progress In Modern Astronomy 129 comments
NASA Money Crunch Means Trouble For Spitzer Space Telescope 107 comments
The Big Bang's Last Great Prediction 80 comments
Russian Meteor: Chelyabinsk Asteroid Had Violent Past 24 comments
Swiss Space Systems Announces Plan To Offer World's Cheapest Zero-G Flights 64 comments
Witness the Birth of a Meteor Shower 28 comments
NASA's Plan To Block Light From Distant Stars To Find 'Earth 2.0' 92 comments
NASA Looks To Volcanic Rocks As Target For Next Mars Rover 33 comments
SpaceX Cargo Capsule Leaves Space Station For Home 56 comments
NASA's Broken Planet-hunter Spacecraft Given Second Life 55 comments
The Shrinking Giant Red Spot of Jupiter 160 comments
Supermassive Black Hole At the Centre of Galaxy May Be Wormhole In Disguise 293 comments
Interviews: Ask Former Director of JPL Edward Stone About Space Exploration 58 comments
Momentous Big Bang Findings Questioned 154 comments
Russia Bans US Use of Its Rocket Engines For Military Launches 522 comments
Virgin Galactic Passengers May Just Miss Going into Space 203 comments
Astronomers Identify the Sun's Long-Lost Sister 69 comments
Study: Earthlings Not Ready For Alien Encounters, Yet 453 comments
Space Telescope Reveals Weird Star Cluster Conundrum 80 comments
Astrophysicists Build Realistic Virtual Universe 129 comments
The Strange Death of Comet Ison 49 comments
NASA, France Skeptical of SpaceX Reusable Rocket Project 333 comments
Distant Stellar Explosion Helps Map Universe's Dark Ages 61 comments
ISS Studies Show Bacteria From Earth Could Colonize Mars 103 comments
Finally, Hi-Def Streaming Video of the ISS's View of Earth 97 comments
How To Find Nearby Dark Skies, No Matter Where You Are 55 comments
Boeing Unveils Cabin Design For Commercial Spaceliner 74 comments
ESA Taking Applications for Summer of Code in Space 21 comments
Astronomers Calculate How To Spot Life On an Alien Earth 46 comments
Star Cluster Ejected From Galaxy At 2,000,000 MPH 133 comments
The Greatest 'Amateur' Astronomer You've Probably Never Heard Of 37 comments
NASA Developing Robotic Satellite Refueling System 30 comments
US Should Use Trampolines To Get Astronauts To the ISS Suggests Russian Official 272 comments
SpaceX Looking For Help With "Landing" Video 110 comments
Astronomers Determine the Length of Day of an Exoplanet 34 comments
Aerospace Merger: ATK Joins With Orbital Sciences Corp 22 comments
Proposed Indicator of Life On Alien Worlds May Be Bogus 112 comments
Hackaday Offers Trip Into Space For Best DIY Hardware 37 comments
Ask Team Trying To Return 36-Year-Old Spacecraft From Space About Their Project 53 comments
What Happens To All the Universe's Hydrogen? 109 comments
Frigid Brown Dwarf Found Only 7.2 Light-Years Away 142 comments
SpaceX Files Suit Against US Air Force 176 comments
How Japan Plans To Build Orbital Solar Power Stations 230 comments
Group Wants To Recover 36-Year-Old Historic Spacecraft From Deep Space 141 comments
Are Habitable Exoplanets Bad News For Humanity? 608 comments
Astronomers Discover Pair of Black Holes In Inactive Galaxy 45 comments
Asteroid Impacts Bigger Risk Than Thought 172 comments
Venus' Crust Heals Too Fast For Plate Tectonics 135 comments
RIP, NASA Moon Landing Engineer John C. Houbolt 33 comments
3 Former Astronauts: Earth-Asteroid Collisions Are a Real But Preventable Danger 71 comments
SpaceX Launches Load to ISS, Successfully Tests Falcon 9 Over Water 125 comments
Kepler-186f: Most 'Earth-Like' Alien World Discovered 239 comments
Astronomers Solve Puzzle of the Mountains That Fell From Space 51 comments
Saturn May Have Given Birth To a Baby Moon 71 comments
Using Supercomputers To Predict Signs of Black Holes Swallowing Stars 31 comments
Pluto May Have Deep Seas and Ancient Tectonic Faults 47 comments
Scientists/Actress Say They Were 'Tricked' Into Geocentric Universe Movie 642 comments
Last Month's "Planet X" Announcement Was Probably Wrong 44 comments
NASA Laying Foundation For Jupiter Moon Space Mission 100 comments
How Many People Does It Take To Colonize Another Star System? 392 comments
Skydiver's Helmet Cam Captures a Falling Meteor 142 comments
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