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The spaceship crash survival game 'Symmetry' is free right now on GOG

4 April, 2020 - 19:50
"Symmetry," a spaceship crash survival game from 2018, is free on the GOG website through April 5 at 9 a.m. EDT (1300 GMT).

Marvel at the universe with the free Northeast Astronomy Forum Virtual Experience today!

4 April, 2020 - 15:33
The Northeast Astronomy Forum is holding a free "virtual experience" and you can watch it live online, and maybe even win some prizes! Here's how.

Huge asteroid 1998 OR2 will zip harmlessly by Earth April 29. See the latest telescope photos.

4 April, 2020 - 14:38
The "potentially hazardous" asteroid 1998 OR2 is just a few weeks away from its close encounter with Earth, and you can watch the giant space rock's approach online or with a small telescope.

Accion raises $11 million to refine its dime-size spacecraft thrusters

4 April, 2020 - 14:38
Ion propulsion company Accion Systems has raised $11 million in its latest funding round and has launches and contracts planned this year with NASA, the DoD and academic institutions.

NASA chief rallies employees amid coronavirus outbreak as agency faces big summer in space

4 April, 2020 - 00:28
Jim Bridenstine recently told NASA employees that he knows how tough the coronavirus outbreak has made life for most of them. But all their hard work will soon pay off, he stressed.

'Going back to a different planet': Astronauts will return to Earth soon amid the coronavirus pandemic

3 April, 2020 - 22:00
To date, NASA astronauts Jessica Meir and Drew Morgan and cosmonaut Oleg Skripochka have experienced the coronavirus outbreak only from afar. But that will soon change.

NASA unveils plan for Artemis 'base camp' on the moon beyond 2024

3 April, 2020 - 21:00
NASA is forging ahead with its Artemis program to land humans on the moon by 2024, but the agency has also just offered its first plan for what a U.S. lunar presence may look like after that.

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3 April, 2020 - 19:40
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What would Picard do? Investigating disease outbreaks in 'Star Trek: The Next Generation'

3 April, 2020 - 19:30
We turn to examples in "Star Trek: The Next Generation," to remember how Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the Enterprise dealt with the issue of outbreak.

Chinese rocket sells for $5.6 million in livestreamed auction: report

3 April, 2020 - 19:25
An anonymous patron purchased a real-life rocket for $5.6 million during an online, livestreamed auction on April Fools Day.

SpaceX's Starship SN3 prototype collapses in pressure tank test

3 April, 2020 - 14:55
SpaceX's newest Starship prototype, called SN3, collapsed early Friday (April 3) during an overnight pressure tank test.

Interstellar Comet Borisov is no longer in one piece

3 April, 2020 - 14:15
Photos of the interstellar Comet Borisov taken by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope on March 28 and March 30 show an elongated nucleus that appears to have two distinct components, astronomers announced in a note today (April 2).

Look up! Venus and Pleiades star cluster are putting on a rare evening show

3 April, 2020 - 14:11
The coronavirus pandemic may have restricted our movements, but our eyes and minds can still roam the heavens. And there's a great reason to look up over the next few evenings.

Radiation poses major obstacle to future deep-space astronauts bound for Mars

3 April, 2020 - 14:08
There are already several robotic missions to the Red Planet, and sending humans there is an exciting future prospect.

You can build your own Earth 2.0 with the awesome website 'Earth-like'

3 April, 2020 - 14:05
You can now build your own "Earth-like" planet to see just how different it is from our own world.

'Star Trek Online' wants you to celebrate First Contact Day with the Borg in new update

2 April, 2020 - 23:44
"Star Trek Online" wants you to help save Zefram Cochrane and First Contact Day in a special event from April 2 to April 23!

Europe's Mercury-bound BepiColombo will swing past Earth soon! Here's what you need to know.

2 April, 2020 - 23:09
A mission dubbed BepiColombo is bound for Mercury, but in order to reach its destination, it needs to take the scenic route, beginning with a flyby of Earth later this month.

NASA asks its employees for new ideas to combat coronavirus

2 April, 2020 - 23:06
NASA is calling on its workforce to come up with creative ways that the agency can help fight the coronavirus pandemic.

NASA's famous 'worm' logo crawls back into action on SpaceX rocket

2 April, 2020 - 20:41
NASA's famous worm logo, which was retired in 1992, is roaring back to help celebrate the return of orbital human spaceflight to American soil.

SpaceX's newest Starship tackles milestone pressure test ahead of static fire and hops

2 April, 2020 - 20:06
SpaceX's will fill its current Starship vehicle with liquid nitrogen, light its engines and send it to hop during a series of important tests this week.

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