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In this handout photo provided by the European Space Agency (ESA), German ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst takes a 'selfie' during his spacewalk, whilst aboard the International Space Station (ISS) on October 7, 2014 in Space. Gerst returned to earth on November 10, 2014 after spending six months on the International Space Station completing an extensive scientific programme, known as the 'Blue Dot' mission (Source: Alexander Gerst / ESA via Getty Images)

Astronauts Take 3rd Spacewalk To Complete Tricky Cable Job

Spacewalking astronauts ventured out for the third time in just over a week Sunday to complete an extensive, tricky cable job at the International Space Station.

03/01/2015

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Another ISS Spacewalk & A Selfie That’s Out Of This World

Astronauts Barry “Butch” Wilmore and Terry Virts floated outside the International Space Station Wednesday for the second of three spacewalks.

02/25/2015

Cuba appears at the top of this high oblique image, photographed by one of the Expedition 38 crew members aboard the International Space Station. (Source: NASA.gov)

Spacewalking Astronauts Turn Cable Guys In 1st Of 3 Jobs

Two space station astronauts stepped out of the International Space Station to do some tricky cable work.

02/21/2015

DISCOVR getting ready for launch on February 10, 2015. (Source: Twitter/SpaceX)

SpaceX Hoping 3rd Times The Charm For Rocket Launch

SpaceX is hoping the third time will be the charm as they count down to Wednesday launch of an observatory.

02/11/2015

DISCOVR getting ready for launch on February 10, 2015. (Source: Twitter/SpaceX)

High Wind Scraps SpaceX Observatory Launch, Rocket Landing

SpaceX tried again, unsuccessfully Tuesday to launch a new observatory into deep space as well as landing a booster that carried it up. Dangerously high winds kept it grounded.

02/10/2015

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - OCTOBER 07: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket attached to the cargo-only capsule called Dragon lifts off from the launch pad on October 7, 2012 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The rocket is bringing cargo to the International Space Station that consists of clothing, equipment and science experiments. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

SpaceX Calls Off Launch Of Space Weather Satellite

The much anticipated launch and booster landing of SpaceX’s deep-space observatory was cancelled on Sunday.

02/08/2015

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - OCTOBER 07: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket attached to the cargo-only capsule called Dragon lifts off from the launch pad on October 7, 2012 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The rocket is bringing cargo to the International Space Station that consists of clothing, equipment and science experiments. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

SpaceX Looks To Launch Space Weather Satellite, Land Rocket

SpaceX is aiming for both a launch and landing within minutes of each other Sunday.

02/08/2015

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - OCTOBER 07: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket attached to the cargo-only capsule called Dragon lifts off from the launch pad on October 7, 2012 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The rocket is bringing cargo to the International Space Station that consists of clothing, equipment and science experiments. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Rocket Booster Aiming For Ocean Barge In Redo Of SpaceX Test

The 1-million-mile destination for a space weather satellite isn’t what has the space community excited. It’s the rocket’s ocean landing that everyone will be monitoring after Sunday’s launch.

02/07/2015

CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - OCTOBER 07: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket attached to the cargo-only capsule called Dragon lifts off from the launch pad on October 7, 2012 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The rocket is bringing cargo to the International Space Station that consists of clothing, equipment and science experiments. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Boeing, SpaceX Will Beat Russia On Price For Astronaut Rides

NASA astronauts have been hitching rides on Russian rockets to reach the International Space Station since the U.S. retired its space shuttle launches in 2011.

01/26/2015

Want to see the asteroid tonight? NASA has charted the path asteroid 2004 BL86 will take Monday night. (Source: NASA)

Massive Asteroid To Zoom Past Earth Monday Night

An asteroid that’s nearly six football fields wide will zoom past Earth on Monday.

01/26/2015

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