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EU Launches Satellite in Galileo Project

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Hunting for the Threatened Ice Worm in Alaska

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Branson Unveils Plans for Spaceport in New Mexico

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Cassini Team Releases Images from Saturn Mission

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Mars Ready for its Close-up

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Kwatsi Alibaruho, First Black NASA Flight Director

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NASA: Private Firms May Carry Cargo into Space

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Nudging Killer Asteroids Off Course

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Satellite Spots 'Glowing' Ocean

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Ira Flatow on Science: Is Pluto a Planet?

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Space Community Looks to the Next Lunar Vehicles

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U.K. Scientists Start Site to Track Moon

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NASA Unveils Plans for Shuttle Replacement

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