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Scientists Living Under Dome On Hawaiian Volcano For 8 Months To Simulate Life On Mars Emerge From Isolation
Six scientists who were living under a dome on the slopes of a dormant Hawaii volcano for eight months to simulate life on Mars have emerged from isolation.
NASA is offering a livestream from mission control as images and data from Pluto are transmitted to Earth by the New Horizons spacecraft.
American Terry Virts, Italian Samantha Cristoforetti, and Russian Anton Shkaplerov landed in Kazakhstan after 199 days on the station.
A crash-test dummy was the only passenger as the space capsule launched itself out to sea and landed on the ocean using a system of parachutes.
In a new documentary, Carroll Spinney says he had been asked to join the ill-fated space shuttle crew but there was nowhere to stow the costume.
Samantha Cristoforetti fired up the specially designed espresso-maker and sipped from a zero-g cup.
An unmanned Russian resupply spacecraft spun out of control shortly after takeoff Tuesday, missing its scheduled rendezvous with the International Space Station.
NASA could send astronauts to Mars by 2039, a new report by The Planetary Society says.
Glowing objects in deep space are believed to be glowing remnants of quasars.