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Mars Ready for its Close-up
Kwatsi Alibaruho, First Black NASA Flight Director
NASA: Private Firms May Carry Cargo into Space
Nudging Killer Asteroids Off Course
Satellite Spots 'Glowing' Ocean
Ira Flatow on Science: Is Pluto a Planet?
Space Community Looks to the Next Lunar Vehicles
China Launches Manned Spacecraft
U.K. Scientists Start Site to Track Moon
NASA Unveils Plans for Shuttle Replacement
Gamma Ray Bursts and the Universe's Beginnings
Researchers Take Peek Inside a Comet
Betting on Deep Impact's... Impact
Exploring the Edge of Space
Report Questions Some NASA Procedures