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Check out astronaut's amazing Vines from the International Space Station

Astronaut Terry Virts has been on the ISS since December, taking video. Luckily for us, he likes to share.

By March 20, 2015

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NASA wants you to design a smartwatch app for astronauts

NASA is hosting a challenge to build a smartwatch app that will allow astronauts in space to easily access information and tools.

By August 12, 2015

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Astronauts eat space salad in a dying universe

Expedition 44 made history this week when astronauts dined on space-farmed lettuce aboard the International Space Station. All was well until a study of 200,000 known galaxies revealed that our universe is finite and will someday fade out.

By August 11, 2015

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Astronauts taste space lettuce, become zero-g food critics

After months of anticipation, astronauts finally get their fresh greens by nibbling on just-harvested space-grown lettuce.

By August 10, 2015

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One giant leaf for mankind: Astronauts eat lettuce grown in space

As part of an experiment to further International Space Station self-sufficiency, astronauts are sampling leafy greens grown in Zero-G.

By August 9, 2015

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Yes, Apollo 11 astronauts completed customs forms for their moon trip

Flight route: Florida to Hawaii via the moon. Astronaut Buzz Aldrin shares some of the more mundane artifacts of humanity's first trip to the moon.

By August 4, 2015

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Astronaut's spacewalking snap joins line of splashy space selfies

Few selfies are as dramatic as the ones taken in space. A NASA astronaut delivers a spacewalk selfie that includes himself, Earth and the International Space Station.

By February 23, 2015

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Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti's best photos of Earth from space

During her months aboard the International Space Station, European Space Agency astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti took a whole bunch of pics. Here are our favourites.

18 Images By July 20, 2015

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NASA's New Horizons post-Pluto target is just a billion miles away

If a mission extension is approved, the New Horizons spacecraft will take a short jaunt to a mysterious icy object in the Kuiper Belt.

By August 30, 2015

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Astronaut snaps fantastically clear pic of Egyptian pyramids from space

A NASA astronaut triumphantly completes a challenging quest to capture a decent image of the pyramids in Egypt from the International Space Station.

By June 11, 2015