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The artist's concept depicts Kepler-186f , the first validated Earth-size planet to orbit a distant star in the habitable zone.
(Source: NASA Ames/SETI Institute/JPL-Caltech)

Astronomers Spot Most Earth-Like Planet Yet

Astronomers discovered what they said is the most “Earth-like” planet.

04/18/2014

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)

Storms Threaten Second Launch Try To ISS

SpaceX is trying for a second time to launch a cargo delivery to the International Space Station on Friday.

04/18/2014

International Space Station (Source: nasa.gov)

International Space Station Takes Out The Trash

The International Space Station just put the trash out, so to speak, releasing its orbiting lab and leaving it with one less capsule on its hands.

CBS Miami–02/18/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Space Suit Issue Prompts Delay Of Second Spacewalk

Success in space Saturday after two astronauts removed an old space station pump, sailing through the first of a series of urgent repair spacewalks to revive a crippled cooling line.

12/21/2013

(Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

NASA Astronauts Begin Urgent Spacewalking Repairs

A crippled cooling line at the International Space Station prompted a spacewalking Saturday for two astronauts.

12/21/2013

(Source: NASA)  The International Space Station is featured in this image photographed by an STS-133 crew member on space shuttle Discovery.

Astronaut May Get Christmas Wish For Spacewalk

Most people, for Christmas, ask for material things. But astronaut Rick Mastracchio, because of a broken cooling system at the spacestation, may actually get a spacewalk or two just in time for the holiday.

12/13/2013

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida’s Former SpaceX Rocket Gets Launched From California

A SpaceX rocket launched from the California coast Sunday carrying a Canadian satellite intended to track space weather in what was billed as a test flight.

CBS Miami–09/29/2013

(Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

Astronaut With Flooded Helmet Felt Like Goldfish

Italy’s first spacewalking astronaut, after a leak flooded his helmet with water Tuesday while trying to performance maintenance at International Space Station, believes he now knows what it feels like to be a goldfish.

07/18/2013

The International Space Station moves away from the Space Shuttle Atlantis. Earlier the STS-117 and Expedition 15 crews concluded about eight days of cooperative work onboard the shuttle and station.
(Source: NASA)

Spacewalk Cut Short Due To Leak In Astronaut’s Helmet

A six-hour spacewalk, scheduled for continued maintenance at the International Space Station, was cut short Tuesday due to a dangerous leak in one of the astronaut’s helmets.

07/16/2013

(Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

Spacewalkers Tackle Pending List Of Chores

A list of pending chores, which includes collecting science experiments, sent two astronauts to the International Space Station Tuesday.

07/09/2013

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