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Preview: Hubble 3D IMAX Puts a Tear in a Spacewalker’s Eye
Get ready to float alongside astronauts and explore the farthest reaches of the universe
Astronauts Want a Next-Gen Ride 10 Times Safer Than the Shuttle
Astronauts say the next crew launch vehicle should have disaster odds of just 1 in 1,000
High-Tech Space Gloves Win NASA’s Astronaut Glove Challenge
Two teams claimed $250,000 and $100,000 prizes for besting NASA's current top glove design
Wearable Artificial Intelligence Could Help Astronauts Troll Mars for Signs of Life
Not since RoboCop has being a cyborg seemed so very cool. University of Chicago geoscientists are developing an artificial intelligence...
Newly Discovered Network of Moon Tunnels Could House Lunar Colonists
The moon may be a harsh mistress, but lately she has been giving up her secrets. Scientists have spotted a...
Inside Astronaut Boot Camp
What does it take to prep humans for a trip to an asteroid or a martian moon? Starvation? Isolation? Recycling feces for food? NASA's newest astronauts begin a grueling training regimen this fall to find out
Augmented Reality Headsets to Help ISS Astronauts
As if space isn't cool enough already. Why can't they augment our mundane Earth reality first?
Space Shuttle Unleashes Magnificent Plume of Pee
To anyone who’s ever pondered what urine looks like in space — c’mon, don’t be shy — we say: wonder...
China Cracks Down on Bad Breath in Space
Chinese astronauts must meet standards "close to perfection" for physical and mental health
Monotony Dominates During 105-Day Simulated Mars Mission
The recent anniversary of Apollo 11 has sparked a revived call for manned exploration of Mars. And many have responded...