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Today’s #flashbackfriday is in honor of this week’... Today’s #flashbackfriday is in honor of this week’s full Moon! 🌕 On December 22, 1999, one of
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Something amazing for your Thursday! 😍 The CTB 1 s... Something amazing for your Thursday! 😍 The CTB 1 supernova remnant resembles a ghostly bubble in
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SpaceX’s Crew Dragon is guided by four parachutes... SpaceX’s Crew Dragon is guided by four parachutes toward the Atlantic Ocean on March 8 after returning
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An airplane shaped wind vane is seen in silhouette... An airplane shaped wind vane is seen in silhouette as the Soyuz MS-12 spacecraft is launched with Expedition
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On August 7, 2003, the NASA Aqua MODIS instrument... On August 7, 2003, the NASA Aqua MODIS instrument acquired this image of Ireland on the first day of
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Few sights in the solar system are more strikingly... Few sights in the solar system are more strikingly beautiful than softly hued Saturn embraced by the
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The 70mm frame was taken during a battery of docum... The 70mm frame was taken during a battery of documentary photographs of the recaptured Long Duration
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NASA marked yet another milestone in preparations... NASA marked yet another milestone in preparations for the first mission of its new Space Launch System
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The spacecraft: NASA’s Orion Spacecraft
The rocket... The spacecraft: NASA’s Orion Spacecraft The rocket: NASA's Space Launch System The spaceport: NASA's
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This enhanced-color image of Jupiter's south pole... This enhanced-color image of Jupiter's south pole and its swirling atmosphere was created by citizen
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This is one of a series of night time images photo... This is one of a series of night time images photographed by one of the Expedition 29 crew members from
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"The dawn of a new era in human spaceflight." — As... "The dawn of a new era in human spaceflight." — Astronaut Anne McClain McClain had an unparalleled
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Look at color! 🍋Technicians at NASA’s Michoud Asse... Look at color! 🍋Technicians at NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans have completed the
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Check out this view of the new work platforms in H... Check out this view of the new work platforms in High Bay 3 of the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) taken
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NASA’s Orion, Space Launch System (SLS), and Explo... NASA’s Orion, Space Launch System (SLS), and Exploration Ground Systems (EGS) programs made huge strides
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A @SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with the company's Crew... A @SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with the company's Crew Dragon spacecraft onboard successfully launched from
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Beautiful view of one of the International Space S... Beautiful view of one of the International Space Station’s solar arrays, visible from a window in
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Prior to Exploration Flight Test-1, Orion's first... Prior to Exploration Flight Test-1, Orion's first flight in December 2014, NASA's Super Guppy was moving
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🗣 Follow along with our Systems Engineer Yves Lamo... 🗣 Follow along with our Systems Engineer Yves Lamothe and Sr. Project Manager Cliff Lanham as they
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🎥 Apollo 11 landed on the Moon on July 20th, 1969,... 🎥 Apollo 11 landed on the Moon on July 20th, 1969, a little after 4:00 in the afternoon EDT. The
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Engineers at NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility in N... Engineers at NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans have completed the “forward join,”
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A multitude of magnificent, swirling clouds in Jup... A multitude of magnificent, swirling clouds in Jupiter's dynamic North North Temperate Belt is captured
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Wishing us all a good morning from aboard the Inte... Wishing us all a good morning from aboard the International Space Station, astronaut Anne McClain wrote
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NASA is targeting ‪June 12‬ as the launch date for... NASA is targeting ‪June 12‬ as the launch date for Orion’s Ascent Abort-2 test, a critical milestone
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🚀Rocket Science in 60 Seconds gives you an inside... 🚀Rocket Science in 60 Seconds gives you an inside look at work being done at @nasa to explore deep
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Robert Curbeam currently holds the record for the... Robert Curbeam currently holds the record for the most spacewalks during a single spaceflight. In this
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Also known as NGC 6523 or the Lagoon Nebula, Messi... Also known as NGC 6523 or the Lagoon Nebula, Messier 8 is a giant cloud of gas and dust where stars
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NASA Stennis Space Center
NASA marked the first RS... NASA Stennis Space Center NASA marked the first RS-25 engine test of the year on Feb. 13 on the A-1
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The surface of the Moon is reflected in the comman... The surface of the Moon is reflected in the command and service module as it prepares to rendezvous
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Happy Valentine's Day to all from NASA's Orion, Sp... Happy Valentine's Day to all from NASA's Orion, Space Launch System, Exploration Ground Systems and
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