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Trailer for Christopher Nolan's 'Interstellar' out of this world

If this trailer is any indication, Christopher Nolan's "Interstellar" starring Matthew McConaughey is going to be phenomenal.

By May 16, 2014

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NASA's Voyager sends back freaky sound of interstellar space

Let's just say that the composers of '50s-era sci-fi soundtracks weren't all that wide of the mark.

By September 12, 2013

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11 billion miles out, Voyager 1 nears interstellar space

Data from NASA's Voyager 1 probe indicates the spacecraft has moved into an unexpected region of the outer solar system, possibly the last hurdle before crossing into interstellar space.

By December 3, 2012

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DARPA seeks help for interstellar starship

The defense research agency, in conjunction with NASA, has put out a request for information for a project it hopes could result in a starship capable of long-distance space travel.

By May 6, 2011

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Fill 'er up at an interstellar gas station

NASA is asking the science world for help solving some of the fundamental challenges to creating a gas station in space.

By April 28, 2011

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NASA's Voyager I hit by third solar 'tsunami'

After traveling for 37 years, Voyager I is recording pulses from the sun that confirm it has entered a different region near the edge of the solar system called interstellar space.

By July 8, 2014

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35 years later, Voyager nears our solar system's boundary

One year after Apple's first computer debuted, Voyager lifted off. Now, scientists eagerly await the big moment when it crosses into interstellar space.

By June 27, 2013

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Lego and space, a match made in heaven (Q&A)

In "Lego Space: Building the Future," Peter Reid and Tim Goddard paint a picture of a fantastic society filled with interstellar battleships, new worlds, robots, and more. And they built it all in Lego bricks.

By October 12, 2013

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Voyager spacecraft see hints of huge magnetic bubbles

Heading toward the edge of the solar system, NASA's aging Voyager probes have detected signs of what may be giant magnetic bubbles at the interface between the solar system and interstellar space.

By June 9, 2011

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Language barrier? Free NASA guide delves into talk with aliens

Astronomers have long searched for life on other planets. But what happens when we find it? This e-book lays the groundwork.

By May 28, 2014