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  1. The International Space Station (ISS) crew member Christina Koch of the U.S. smiles after donning s

    NASA astronaut Christina Koch returning to Earth after record space station mission 

    U.S. astronaut Christina Koch, who led the first all-female spacewalk in 2019, was due to return to Earth on Thursday after a record stay aboard ...
  2. An illustration shows glaciers covering the planet in ice in a so-called snowball Earth period bill

    Did asteroid that hit Australia help thaw ancient 'snowball Earth'?

    Scientists have identified Earth's oldest-known impact crater, and in doing so may have solved a mystery about how our planet emerged from one of ...
  3. Kennedy Center Honorees gather for a group photo after gala dinner at US State Department

    Linda Ronstadt, Sally Field, and Sesame Street feted at Kennedy Center Honors

    Singer Linda Ronstadt, actress Sally Field, and music group Earth, Wind & Fire received the United States' top awards for the arts on Sunday with ...
  4. Nobel laureates attend a news conference at The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm

    Fix climate crisis because Earth is all we've got, Physics Nobel prize winner says

    Fix the climate crisis and save the Earth, one of this year's Nobel laureates for physics urged on Saturday, saying the idea of humans escaping ...
  5. NASA's Parker Solar Probe launches from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral

    NASA's probe soaring near sun reveals surprises about solar wind

    Troves of new data from a NASA probe's close encounters with the sun are giving scientists unique insight about the solar wind and space weather ...
  6. Alexei Leonov

    First man to conduct spacewalk, Alexei Leonov, dies

    Alexei Leonov, a Soviet-era cosmonaut who was the first man to conduct a spacewalk in 1965, died in Moscow on Friday (Oct 11) aged 85 after a long ...
  7. A board displayed in an office building and reading 41 Celsius in Stuttgart

    September 2019 equal hottest on record: Monitor

    Last month was the equal hottest September in history, the European Union's satellite monitoring service said on Friday (Sep 4), the fourth month ...
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    Commentary: Mining the moon may soon become reality

    Anticipation of lunar living is driving engineering and experimental work to determine how to efficiently use lunar materials to support human ...