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NASA Probe Readied for Moon Mystery Duty

October 31st, 2012

There’s been a quip circulating for years. That is, the first restaurant on the Moon will have little atmosphere. But a future lunar probe is being readied to detail just that – how much atmosphere is present surrounding the Moon. NASA’s Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) spacecraft is undergoing final instrument installation – […]

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CSExtra – Wednesday, October 31, 2012

October 31st, 2012

To subscribe to CSExtra via RSS feed click here. If you would prefer to receive CSExtra in e-mail format, e-mail us at Info@space.com with the word SUBSCRIBE in the subject line. Wednesday’s CSExtra offers the latest news and commentary on space related activities from around the world. In Kazakhstan, a Russian Progress supply ship lifts off overnight […]

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Attention Citizen Planet Hunters! Kepler Data Available

October 30th, 2012

Over the past three years the NASA Kepler spacecraft and the project’s science team have discovered 77 confirmed planets and 2,321 planet candidates. The Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore, Md. has announced all of Kepler’s upcoming observations will be no longer exclusive to the Kepler science team, its guest observers, and its asteroseismology consortium […]

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CSExtra – Tuesday, October 30, 2012

October 30th, 2012

To subscribe to CSExtra via RSS feed click here. If you would prefer to receive CSExtra in e-mail format, e-mail us at Info@space.com with the word SUBSCRIBE in the subject line. Tuesday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from around the world. SpaceX’s just completed re-supply mission to the International Space Station […]

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CSExtra – Monday, October 29, 2012

October 29th, 2012

To subscribe to CSExtra via RSS feed click here. If you would prefer to receive CSExtra in e-mail format, e-mail us at Info@space.com with the word SUBSCRIBE in the subject line. Monday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities, including a look back at weekend happenings. SpaceX’s Dragon completes a successful three week […]

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