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A Suctioning Sleeping bag Could Solve eye Problems in Space

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NASA and HeroX Want to Convert Waste in Space and Monitor Air-Quality Here on Earth

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Remember When Life was Found in a Martian Meteorite? Turns out, it was Just Geology

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A Moon Might Have Been Found Orbiting an Exoplanet

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Look Up and Watch Asteroid 1994 PC1 Fly Past Earth This Week

This week’s apparition of asteroid 1994 PC1 offers observers a chance to see a space rock moving in real time.

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Astronomy Jargon 101: Aurorae

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