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Ira Flatow on Science: Crashing into a Comet

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Spacecraft to Launch, Propelled by Sun and Sails

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Astronomers Find Planet with Similarities to Earth

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Mars Rover is Freed from Red Planet Trap

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The Path to an Elevator into Space

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Ira Flatow on Science: Gravity, Galileo and Newton

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Scientists Try to Find Way to Dislodge Mars Rover

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Artifacts' Fate Contested at Noted Space Museum

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