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spacesuits

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Civilian buys spacesuit, wears it out in the world

Tim Dodd bought a spacesuit, and used it to create awesome images of an astronaut doing everyday things like mowing the lawn and ironing.

By May 27, 2014

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Next-gen NASA spacesuit gives serious sci-fi vibe

Space fans voted and the winning futuristic design will become a reality in NASA's new Z-2 spacesuit prototype. Now Johnson Space Center plans to test the suit so that future versions can head to the cosmos.

By May 1, 2014

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Vote on NASA's crazy next-gen spacesuit fashions

NASA is seeking the public's input on the look for the high-tech Z-2 spacesuit. Choose between biomimicry, "Tron"-style, and future-fashion-trend designs.

By March 24, 2014

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Spacesuit of the future could power gadgetry with body heat

Researchers at Kansas State are investigating how the difference in temperature between body heat and a spacesuit's cooling garment could run the suit's electronics.

By December 3, 2013

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Astronaut Chris Hadfield shows off his spacesuit waltz

Aboard the International Space Station, Commander Hadfield explains how he inspects the safety of his spacesuit.

By April 5, 2013

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Step into NASA's next-generation spacesuit

We take a quick peek at some of the new wear NASA says astronauts will don within a few years.

By December 21, 2012

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Astronauts take Christmas Eve spacewalk, make critical repair

But now they're home for the holidays -- home at the International Space Station, that is, after a high-stakes repair job clearing the way for reactivation of a critical coolant system.

By December 24, 2013

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Pocket Spacecraft hopes to launch personalized moon missions

A Kickstarter project wants to open up lunar exploration to regular people around the world through a fleet of tiny, flat spacecraft.

By July 1, 2013

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CNET UK Podcast 290: Prometheus and the next iPhone

We review Alien prequel Prometheus in this spoiler-free podcast, and wonder if the next iPhone can top the Samsung Galaxy S3 and HTC One X.

By June 1, 2012

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Spacesuited and booted: NASA's new suit blasts off from the ocean to Mars

NASA has turned to explorers of the deep for a new space suit design, which could be what all the best-dressed astronuats are wearing when we set foot on Mars

By January 28, 2010