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Skylab: America's first space base

NASA marks 40th anniversary of the space science outpost Skylab.

By May. 12, 2013

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NASA celebrates the 40th anniversary of Skylab (pictures)

From Earth and sun observations to the evaluation of man's ability to live for long durations in space, Skylab paved the way for every mission that followed.

25 Images By May. 12, 2013

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Google Doodle honors 'father of industrial design'

The search giant's latest Doodle celebrates the 120th birthday of designer Raymond Loewy.

By Nov. 5, 2013

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Heads up! 'Space Ferrari' set to fall back to Earth

A European gravity-mapping satellite will soon go out in a blaze of glory, which could be coming to an ocean or field (and hopefully nowhere else) near you.

By Sep. 25, 2013

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Yes, we could build a real-world 'Elysium,' eventually

The film starring Matt Damon and a really, really big space station hits theaters this weekend. Crave's Eric Mack speaks to one of the folks behind humanity's biggest space station about how far off a real-world "Elysium" might be.

By Aug. 9, 2013

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Opportunity keeps on truckin' past 30 km milestone

Opportunity rolls past the 30 kilometer mark en route to the ginormous Endeavour Crater.

By Jun. 3, 2011

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NASA satellite soon to return to Earth... in pieces

There's a 1 in 3,200 chance that a piece of space debris will hit someone, according to reports.

By Sep. 8, 2011

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In father's footsteps, game developer to fly to space

Richard Garriott, a game developer known for creating the multiplayer online game Ultima, will be the sixth private citizen to take a ride on a Russian Soyuz rocket to the International Space Station in October 2008.

By Sep. 28, 2007

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Space leaders, crew mark Gagarin anniversary

On golden anniversary of Yuri Gagarin's trail-blazing flight, space station crew joins space leaders, cosmonauts, and astronauts to remember birth of manned space flight.

By Apr. 12, 2011