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Budget Space Travel Just Around the Corner?

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Chunk of Famed Meteorite Goes to Auction

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Biography Chronicles von Braun, 'Dreamer of Space'

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China Launches Orbiter, Shoots for Moon by 2020

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China's First Lunar Probe Launches into Orbit

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Listen to this 'Talk of the Nation' topic

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New Telescope Array Is Turned to the Sky

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Alternative Energy from Space Solar Panels

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Cassini Spots Lunar Lakes of Liquid Gas

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Microsoft Co-Founder Turns His Focus to the Stars

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1957 Was the Year of the Icons

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