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Pretend to be NASA at the Mission Control Desk

Nothing makes a study break more fun than a simulated Apollo program courtesy of this DIY Mission Control Desk that has everything from lighted buttons to an iPad display of astronauts in action.

By Feb. 21, 2014

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At Ramstein, America's military aeromedical mission heats up

Road Trip 2011: At Ramstein Air Base in Germany, aeromedical crews must care for soldiers coming in from U.S. wars abroad and prepare them for journeys home. And serious injuries are increasing.

By Jun. 13, 2011

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'Re-Mission' is a video game with a vital purpose

HopeLab is a nonprofit that creates innovative products with a health-improvement target goal, like video game 'Re-Mission', which has been shown to improve the attitude and healthy behaviors of teens with cancer.

By Jan. 9, 2008

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China's moon rover breaks down, mission in jeopardy

China landed its first rover on the moon to much celebration last month, but the Jade Rabbit is now in trouble.

By Jan. 27, 2014

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India's breakthrough mission to Mars (pictures)

The country's first-ever mission to Mars launches into space carrying five scientific payloads with which it will observe the planet's surface, atmosphere, and exosphere.

10 Images By Nov. 5, 2013

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Mars mission finalist: Saying bye to family 'not a dealbreaker'

Gillian Finnerty, one of 1,058 people selected to the shortlist for the Mars One project, says going to Mars and never seeing her family again is like immigrating to Australia.

By Jan. 14, 2014

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NASA balks at billionaire's request for Mars mission aid

First "space tourist" Dennis Tito asks agency to chip in with some new rockets and cash for a 2017 manned mission. NASA says thanks, but no thanks.

By Nov. 21, 2013

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MAVEN blasts off to Mars on $671 million mission

NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution -- MAVEN -- spacecraft starts a 10-month voyage to the Red Planet to study how the martian atmosphere has changed over time.

By Nov. 18, 2013

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Move over, Mars: Manned Europa mission considered

A group that calls itself Objective Europa is investigating the feasibility of sending a one-way manned mission to Jupiter's moon Europa.

By Sep. 23, 2013

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Fabien Cousteau's Mission 31: Adventures in undersea living (pictures)

Spring fling: Take one undersea lab, add six divers sharing discoveries of the deep, throw in a couple of live cameras, let steep for 31 days.

15 Images By Nov. 28, 2013