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NASA Makes it Easier to Spot Space Station

Posted November 5th, 2012 at 8:10 pm (UTC+0)
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NASA is making it easier to spot the International Space Station (ISS) with the naked eye. The US space agency is offering a new service which alerts people a few hours before the space station is visible flying overhead. Enthusiasts who sign up the new service, Spot the Station, will receive notifications via email or […]

Science Images of the Week

Posted October 10th, 2012 at 6:07 pm (UTC+0)
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Science Images of the Week

Posted September 5th, 2012 at 6:35 pm (UTC+0)
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Science Images of the Week

Posted August 3rd, 2012 at 7:34 pm (UTC+0)
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SpaceX Marks New Commercial Era in Space Exploration

Posted May 23rd, 2012 at 10:39 pm (UTC+0)
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Yesterday’s successful launch of SpaceX‘s Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon reusable spacecraft from Cape Canaveral in Florida, marked what NASA administrator Charles Bolden called “the beginning of a new era in exploration.” Now that the Dragon is in space, technicians are testing its capability of rendezvousing and docking with the International Space Station, where it […]

Bad Memories? Here, Take a Pill

Posted June 3rd, 2011 at 6:29 pm (UTC+0)
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Do you ever wish you could take a pill that would erase a really traumatic memory or at least help take the emotional pain away? A recent study suggests researchers might be on to something like that. The team from the Centre for Studies on Human Stress at the University of Montreal says the drug […]

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