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NASA's CAPSTONE satellite has finally phoned home.The $30 million craft went silent on Monday, shortly after breaking free from its orbit around Earth - NASA said communication was lost after 11 hours of this event.Engineers happily announced Wednesday that they...
WASHINGTON — NASA said Tuesday it has lost contact with a $32.7 million spacecraft headed to the moon to test out a lopsided lunar orbit, but agency engineers are hopeful they can fix the problem.After one successful communication and...
Two wonky galaxies and a ball-shaped clump of stars in our Milky Way’s backyard have the distinct privilege of being amongst the first objects that NASA’s newest space telescope will study.The peculiar star-forming regions Messier 92 (M92), Draco II...
The Cislunar Autonomous Positioning System Technology Operations and Navigation Experiment, or CAPSTONE, is a CubeSat that will fly a unique orbit around the Moon intended for NASA’s future Artemis lunar outpost Gateway. Its six-month mission will help launch a...
The fossilised skeleton of a relative of the T rex will be auctioned in New York this month, Sotheby's has announced.The Gorgosaurus walked the earth around 76...
It’s millions of years old — and could be yours for a few million bucks.A preserved skeleton of a carnivorous dinosaur that roamed the earth 76 million years ago is being auctioned in New York this month.That’s roamed the...
NASA has lost contact with CAPSTONE, a tiny satellite that left Earth's orbit on July 4th. CAPSTONE is a cubesat weighing just 55 pounds, and it's headed for the Moon as part of NASA's plan to get humans back...
NASA’s newest lunar probe fell out of communication with Earth today — and mission engineers are scrambling to understand why. The CAPSTONE mission launched on June 28, and safely nestled itself into Earth’s orbit in preparation for an audacious...
A NASA plot to bring back soil from the surface of Mars has sparked fears that the mission could unleash alien microbes on Earth. The Perseverance rover, which landed on the Red Planet last year, will collect pristine samples of...

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