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NASA
Friday October 20, 2017 @ 04:12:48 PM mt

NASA Awards Launch Services Contract for Landsat 9 Mission



NASA has selected United Launch Services LLC (ULS) of Centennial, Colorado, to provide launch services for the Landsat 9 mission. The mission is currently targeted for a contract launch date of June 2021, while protecting for the ability to launch as early as December 2020, on an Atlas V 401 rocket from Space Launch Complex 3E at Vandenberg Air For

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Friday October 20, 2017 @ 04:12:47 PM mt

NASA Awards Launch Services Contract for Sentinel-6A Mission



NASA has selected Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) of Hawthorne, California, to provide launch services for the Sentinel-6A mission. Launch is currently targeted for November 2020, on a SpaceX Falcon 9 Full Thrust rocket from Space Launch Complex 4E at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.

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Friday October 20, 2017 @ 04:12:46 PM mt

International Space Station Crew Invites Public Along for Photographic Trip Around World



NASA astronaut and Expedition 53 Commander Randy Bresnik will spend one full orbit photographing Earth from the International Space Station on Monday, Oct. 23, and he is inviting people around the globe to share images from their Earth-side vantage point on social media.

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Friday October 20, 2017 @ 02:19:13 PM mt

Hubble Unravels a Twisted Cosmic Knot



This Hubble image shows what happens when two galaxies become one. The twisted cosmic knot seen here is NGC 2623 or Arp 243 and is located about 250 million light-years away in the constellation of Cancer (The Crab).

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Friday October 20, 2017 @ 03:52:32 AM mt

M51: The Whirlpool Galaxy



M51: The Whirlpool Galaxy


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Friday October 20, 2017 @ 01:10:26 AM mt

A Look Inside the Space Station's Experimental BEAM Module



NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik looks through the hatch of the International Space Station's Bigelow Expandable Aerospace Module (BEAM) on July 31, 2017. The BEAM is an experimental expandable module just over halfway into its planned two-year demonstration on the space station.

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Friday October 20, 2017 @ 01:10:20 AM mt

Highlighting Titan's Hazes



NASA's Cassini spacecraft looks toward the night side of Saturn's moon Titan in a view that highlights the extended, hazy nature of the moon's atmosphere.

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Friday October 20, 2017 @ 01:10:19 AM mt

Spiraling Cloud Patterns Over Guadalupe Island



On May 24, 2017, the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) on the Suomi NPP satellite captured a natural-color image of long, spiraling cloud patterns, or "von Krmn vortices," on the lee side of Guadalupe Island. The volcanic island rises from the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Baja California, Mexico.

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Friday October 20, 2017 @ 01:10:19 AM mt

SpaceX CRS-12 Cargo Mission Launch



The two-stage Falcon 9 launch vehicle lifts off Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kenney Space Center carrying the Dragon resupply spacecraft to the International Space Station.

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Friday October 20, 2017 @ 01:10:13 AM mt

Hurricane Harvey Seen From the Cupola of the International Space Station



On August 25, 2017, NASA astronaut Jack Fischer photographed Hurricane Harvey from the cupola module aboard the International Space Station as it intensified on its way toward the Texas coast. The Expedition 52 crew on the station has been tracking this storm for the past two days and capturing Earth observation photographs and videos.

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