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Help name some Plutonian moons

A contest gives the public a chance to help rename two small moons orbiting Pluto, but it might help to brush up on your knowledge of the mythological Greek underworld.

By Feb. 11, 2013

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Woman wrecks cell phone store, moons staff after refund dispute

Display cases are destroyed and bottomless anger reigns after a store won't accept a T-Mobile phone return. Staff films evidence of the episode.

By Aug. 29, 2013

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Cassini's view of Saturn and its moons (pictures)

The Cassini-Huygens mission is loaded with an array of powerful instruments and cameras that study important elements of the vast Saturnian system.

12 Images By Mar. 4, 2013

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Trekkies conquer contest to name Pluto moons

And we have our winners! Two Plutonian moons get new names after nearly half a million votes stream in from the Internet community.

By Feb. 25, 2013

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Europe to explore Jupiter's icy moons

The European Space Agency intends to launch the JUICE mission in 2022 to better understand Jupiter's moons and their potential for sustaining life

By May. 3, 2012

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Europe to explore Jupiter's icy moons

The European Space Agency intends to launch the JUICE mission in 2022 to better understand Jupiter's moons and their potential for sustaining life.

By May. 2, 2012

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Cassini's spectacular close pass of Saturn's moons (photos)

While recording ion and neutral mass spectrometer readings from Enceladus' south pole, NASA's Cassini orbiter passes within just 46 miles of the moon, capturing some astounding photos in the process.

8 Images By Mar. 30, 2012

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Jupiter and its moons--through an iPhone camera

An amateur astronomer has captured this image of a planet more than 500 million miles away--with his iPhone.

By Oct. 31, 2008

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Buzz Out Loud 903: Moons over my HAM radio

While we inadvertently promote a chain restaurant's free luncheon, we also talk a lot about space. Which annoys Brian Cooley to no end. We talk about Google Mars, and contacting the ISS and the NASA-sponsored Singularity university.

By Feb. 3, 2009

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Saturn may be birthing a brand-new baby moon

An icy object causing a commotion in Saturn's rings may give astronomers insight into how Saturn's moons form.

By Apr. 15, 2014