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Explorer 1, America's Answer to Sputnik
NASA to Launch Orbiting Carbon Observatory
A Space Race for Paying Customers
NASA Flyby Captures New Images of Mercury
'Invisible Sky' Presents NASA Images in Braille
New Images May Shed Light on Mercury's Mysteries
Does 'Superior Mirage' Explain Texas UFO Reports?
Wade Goodwyn Reports on the UFO Sightings on 'All Things Considered'
An Astronomy Book the Blind Can Appreciate
NASA Probe Glimpses Unseen Side of Mercury
Gas Cloud Headed for Milky Way Collision
NASA Releases Cryptic Airline Safety Study
South Pole Telescope Scans the Skies
Asteroid May Cross Path of Red Planet
Astronaut In Space During Mother's Funeral