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Collision Course

Johns Hopkins University's Applied Physics Labratory plans to crash a spacecraft into a near-Earth asteroid. NASA hopes it works.

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A Shipment of Domino Sugar Heads to the International Space Station

The Baltimore-based product was launched into space as part of an experiment.

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Q&A with Astronaut Terry Virts

Virts's new book of showcases images and stories from his NASA career and Columbia childhood.

The Chatter

Partial Eclipse, Lots of Clouds, and Total Fun

Maryland Science Center draws 3,000 to eclipse viewing event.

Science & Technology

Mr. Universe

At the Space Telescope Science Institute, Kenneth Sembach is leading the next mission into the cosmos.

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Cameo: Reid Wiseman

We interview the astronaut who spent six months on the International Space Station.

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