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Lucy takes off, NASA’s first mission to Trojan asteroids
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Lucy takes off, NASA’s first mission to Trojan asteroids

Lucy, NASA’s first mission to the Trojan asteroids, located in the orbit of Jupiter, took off on Saturday morning from…
Shenzhou 13 astronauts begin China’s longest mission in the space station module (video)
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Shenzhou 13 astronauts begin China’s longest mission in the space station module (video)

China’s longest space mission is officially underway. The three astronauts from China’s Shenzhou 13 mission entered the country’s Tianhe module,…
Lucy’s journey, NASA’s first mission to Trojan asteroids, has begun
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Lucy’s journey, NASA’s first mission to Trojan asteroids, has begun

NASA’s first probe sent to the distant Trojan asteroids, located in the orbit of Jupiter, began a 12-year journey on…
NASA launches robotic archaeologist Lucy on ambitious mission to Trojan asteroids
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NASA launches robotic archaeologist Lucy on ambitious mission to Trojan asteroids

Editor’s note: NASA’s launch webcast for the Lucy asteroid mission is still underway as the the probe awaits spacecraft separation.…
China launches 13 astronauts on historic mission to new space station to Shenzhou
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China launches 13 astronauts on historic mission to new space station to Shenzhou

China’s second crewed mission to its new space station is underway. The nation’s Shenzhou 13 spacecraft launched from the Jiuquan…
Discoverer of the eponymous fossil from the Lucy asteroid mission excited to see Saturday’s launch
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Discoverer of the eponymous fossil from the Lucy asteroid mission excited to see Saturday’s launch

Decades ago, Donald Johanson found fossils of an early hominid that would rewrite scientists’ understanding of our species. This weekend,…
Spaceship Ideas Inspired by NASA’s Asteroid Lucy Mission to Try at Home
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Spaceship Ideas Inspired by NASA’s Asteroid Lucy Mission to Try at Home

NASA’s Lucy mission to the Trojan asteroids is scheduled to launch soon, with the agency pointing to a window that…
NASA’s Lucy asteroid mission is in good time for Saturday’s launch. Here’s how to watch live.
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NASA’s Lucy asteroid mission is in good time for Saturday’s launch. Here’s how to watch live.

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – NASA’s latest planetary science mission, an asteroid-observing probe called Lucy that will fly through a record…
China launches Shenzhou-13, its longest manned mission
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China launches Shenzhou-13, its longest manned mission

They and she will spend six months in space, a record for China: three astronauts, including a woman, left very…
How to watch NASA’s Lucy asteroid mission launch this week online
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How to watch NASA’s Lucy asteroid mission launch this week online

NASA is preparing to launch a new science spacecraft on Saturday (October 16) to study asteroids near Jupiter, and you…
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