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NASA: Earth may be buzzed by an asteroid in March

There's little data on asteroid 2013 TX68, leaving doomsayers predicting a cataclysmic collision. But the space agency is far less concerned.

By February 3, 2016

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CIA posts its own 'X-Files' of UFO reports online

Agents Scully and Mulder might have been on the right track believing in extraterrestrial life. The real-life Central Intelligence Agency publishes declassified UFO documents on its website.

By January 31, 2016

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15 things you need to qualify for NASA's astronaut program (pictures)

NASA is officially looking for new space sailors. Here's what you need to qualify, but you'd better apply soon.

15 Images By January 25, 2016

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Ghost spiders in the sky: New tarantula named after Johnny Cash

A new tarantula found in the vicinity of California's Folsom State Prison has been named after the original Man in Black.

By February 4, 2016

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Goal of new NASA office: Protect Earth from asteroids

NASA gets official about defending Earth from asteroids with its new Planetary Defense Coordination Office, which will work to detect threats and coordinate a response.

By January 11, 2016

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NASA spacecraft spots wandering object in far-off Kuiper Belt

The New Horizons mission followed up its spectacular Pluto flyby by turning its cameras into the Kuiper Belt and witnessing a small object floating across space.

By December 4, 2015

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Flat Earth Games puts you at the helm in Objects in Space

The passion project from Flat Earth Games is a space-trading simulator that does a heck of a lot more than it says on the tin.

By November 15, 2015

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Soar over dwarf planet Ceres' surface in revealing NASA video

Using real images taken from the spacecraft Dawn, NASA takes you on an animated tour of the largest body in the asteroid belt.

By January 29, 2016

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Let the moon guide you to a cool five-planet eyeful this month

NASA releases a video guide to a solar system phenomenon that hasn't happened in more than 10 years.

By February 2, 2016

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Curiosity rover's sandy Mars selfie puts dunes in perspective

NASA's Curiosity rover delivers another enchanting selfie from the surface of Mars as technicians back on Earth try to sort out a problem with the vehicle's sampling system.

By February 1, 2016