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Help name the first comet landing site in history

Next month, a lander named Philae will detach from the European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft and attach itself to a comet for a ride around the sun. What the landing spot is called is up to us.

By October 16, 2014

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Send your tweets to space with NASA's Asteroid Time Capsule

As part of the OSIRIS-REx mission to the asteroid Bennu, NASA will be including tweets and Instagram photos from the public as part of a space time capsule.

By September 3, 2014

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Landing on a comet is hard: Rosetta searches for the sweet spot

The Rosetta mission has narrowed down the selection of possible landing sites to just five candidates, but it's going to be tricky to touch down.

By August 26, 2014

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NASA performs a mind-meld with Angry Birds Space

Space agency partners with game-maker Rovio to sprinkle Beak Impact update with real space facts and information.

By June 5, 2014

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After a decadelong chase, Rosetta preps to tag a comet

The European spacecraft has been hunting down one particular comet at high speeds for several years. Now, after a long nap, its target is within sight.

By March 28, 2014

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NASA plans asteroid mission. First stop: Bennu

The Osiris-Rex spacecraft has been approved for development, and NASA plans to send it to meet up with asteroid Bennu within the next five years.

By May 17, 2013

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Universal Remote Control Osiris MX350

Our editors give you a sneak peek at the Universal Remote Control Osiris MX350 from the floor at CES.

May 21, 2008

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Osiris MX350

Our editors give you a sneak peek at the Osiris MX350 from the floor at CES.

May 21, 2008

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NASA's next frontier: Venus, the moon, or an asteroid

Agency selects three finalists in a competition to help determine where to focus its attention to get the most scientific value out of research into our solar system.

By January 2, 2010

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The hottest new Webware apps, according to MTV

A nerd rap site, a mobile spy game, and Flickr visualizer win mtvU grants for the best new Web applications designed by college students.

By September 5, 2007