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comet

Comet On Near-Collision Course With The Red Planet

Mars is facing a close call this weekend. A rare comet will pass by the planet at an extremely close distance.

10/17/2014

Alyssa Carson

Teen Dreams Of Being An Astronaut, Traveling to Mars

Alyssa Carson is getting ready for a journey to Mars, even though she’s not even old enough to drive yet.

10/13/2014

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The People Who Took Us To The Moon

This year marks the 45th anniversary of the 1969 landing on the moon and the realization of President Kennedy’s dream.

10/13/2014

spacewalk

Baltimore Astronaut Takes Part In NASA Spacewalk

Baltimore native Reid Wiseman makes his first spacewalk outside the International Space Station.

10/07/2014

mars

NASA’s Maven Spacecraft Enters Mars Orbit

NASA’s Maven spacecraft entered orbit around Mars for an unprecedented study of the red planet’s atmosphere following a 442 million-mile journey that began nearly a year ago.

09/22/2014

mars

New NASA Mission Hoping To Find Out What Turned Mars Into The Red Planet

This Sunday may mark the end of summer, but it’s the start of a new Mars mission. A NASA spacecraft will lock into orbit on Sept. 21.

09/19/2014

Super Moon in Manila

Biggest And Brightest Supermoon Of The Year To Appear Sunday

If the clouds cooperate Sunday evening, a massive full moon will rise over Maryland.

08/08/2014

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NASA Picks Md. Proposal For Space Station Project

NASA has chosen a University of Maryland proposal for a new instrument to observe changes in global vegetation from the International Space Station.

07/31/2014

pluto

New Horizons Spacecraft Is 1 Year Away From Closing In On Pluto

It’s one long road trip, but man’s first voyage to Pluto is almost over.

07/16/2014

air pollution

Breathing Easier? Satellites Show The Air Down Here On Earth Is Cleaner Than It Used To Be

It’s not just space NASA focuses on. A fleet of satellites also studies the Earth. That vantage point is showing most of us are breathing cleaner air.

06/27/2014

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Local Astronaut Safely On Board International Space Station

Safely on board. Baltimore County’s own Reid Wiseman made it onto the International Space Station after a successful lift off Wednesday.

05/29/2014

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Cockeysville Father Of 2 Set To Launch Into Outer Space

He’s the dad next door, but he’s about to launch into outer space. Cockeysville native Reid Wiseman is part of the next crew heading to the International Space Station.

05/09/2014

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