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It’s hard to resist the sunny appeal of ‘Hidden Figures’

“Hidden Figures,” a profile of three female African American mathematicians who played…

 

NASA’s Juno spacecraft beams first pictures from Jupiter

PASADENA — A NASA spacecraft has sent back the first pictures since…

 

NASA’s Juno spacecraft prepares for cosmic date with Jupiter

LOS ANGELES — A solar-powered spacecraft is spinning toward Jupiter for the…

 

Journey to Jupiter: NASA spacecraft nears planet rendezvous

LOS ANGELES — Jupiter takes center stage with the arrival next week…

NASA hits snag while inflating new room at space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA hit a snag while trying to inflate…

Three planets orbiting dwarf star prime spots to search for life

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Astronomers searching for life beyond our solar system…

Yearlong spaceman plunges into pool: ‘Man, that feels good’

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA's yearlong spaceman Scott Kelly took a long-anticipated…

Yearlong spacemen embrace fresh, frigid air back on Earth

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Ah, there's nothing like a blast of fresh,…

Homecoming for 2 spacemen after year aloft: ‘We did it!’

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Astronaut Scott Kelly closed the door Tuesday to…

Life on Mars? NASA says planet appears to have flowing water

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Mars appears to be flowing with rivulets of…

Pentagon funding new high-tech venture

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced Friday that the…

Scientists find closest thing yet to Earth-sun twin system

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Scientists have identified a "close cousin" to Earth…

SpaceX says 2-foot strut snapped, brought down rocket

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX suspects a 2-foot steel strut snapped inside…

‘Beautiful eye candy’: Frozen plains in Pluto’s heart

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Vast frozen plains exist next door to Pluto's…

‘Blowing my mind’: Peaks on Pluto, canyons on Charon

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Mankind's first close-up look at Pluto did not…

Pluto close-up: Spacecraft makes flyby of icy, mystery world

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — We've made it to Pluto by NASA's calculations,…

Little Pluto bigger than scientists thought as flyby looms

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Little Pluto is a little bigger than anyone…

Now comes the SpaceX rocket whodunit: A complex mystery

WASHINGTON — A rocket's dead, blown to bits in public view. Now…

Italian astronaut brews, sips first fresh espresso in space

The first Italian woman in space is now the world's first orbiting…

SpaceX shipment arrives at space station: 1st espresso maker

The SpaceX supply ship arrived at the International Space Station on Friday,…