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Technicians at NASA's Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif., work on NASA's Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) observatory sitting in the base of the thermal-vacuum chamber, in order to simulate the hot and cold extremes the observatory will experience during the mission. Credit: NASA/Ames

NASA’s next mission to the Moon has moved closer to its launch later this year.

The Lunar...

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Wednesday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from across the globe. Europe prepares a massive re-supply mission for lift off to the six person International Space Station. Engineers...

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Tuesday’s CSExtra offers the latest news and commentary on space related activities from across the globe. China schedules its next crew visit to the Tiangong-1 space station for mid-June. In the U. S., the National Research...

 

Though aging, the 23-year-old Hubble Space Telescope has a new assignment in the search for planets circling other stars.

In October 2014 and February 2016, Hubble will take aim at Proxima Centauri, the nearest star to the sun.

Proxima Centauri shines brightest in this image from 1994 and the Hubble Space Telescope. Image Credit/STSI

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Monday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from across the globe, plus a look at weekend activities. NOAA, the U. S. agency that includes the National Weather Service,  avoids worker...

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Friday’s CSExtra offers the latest news and commentary on space related activities from across the globe. Radiation levels between the Earth and Mars are an obstacle spacecraft designers must contend with if humans to are make the...

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Thursday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from across the globe. In Seattle, Planetary Resources looks to Kickstarter to raise money for a public telescope. NOAA  troubleshoots a key...

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Wednesday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from across the globe. U. S., Russian and European astronauts reach the International Space Station late Tuesday, less than six hours after...

A Russian Soyuz crew transport with a  two man, one woman crew docked with the International Space Station late Tuesday, following a second consecutive “express flight” to the 15 nation orbiting science lab.

Soyuz rocket lifts off Tuesday with U.S., European and Russian crew from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Photo Credit/NASA TV

NASA astronaut Karen Nyberg, cosmonaut Fyodor...

 

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This Friday, an asteroid nearly three kilometers wide is going to pass by the Earth-Moon system. The fly-by is harmless — at its closest, the asteroid will be about 15 times farther from us than the Earth is from the Moon — but to mark the event, the White House will host...

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