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NASA Releases Cryptic Airline Safety Study

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South Pole Telescope Scans the Skies

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Asteroid May Cross Path of Red Planet

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Astronaut In Space During Mother's Funeral

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'Marketplace' Report: China's Aviation Program

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Black Hole Strikes Neighboring Galaxy

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Astronaut in Space Gets News of Mother's Death

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Japanese Spacecraft Probes Sun's Mysteries

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Atlantis Due to Blast Off with European Science Lab

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Looking Back on Shuttles Facing 'Final Countdown'

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Inflatable Moon Houses Get Icy Test

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Comet Flares Unexpectedly in Northeast Sky

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