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Cockroaches that ate Apollo 11's moon dust are up for sale. NASA ain't happy about it

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Canada aims to provide medical technologies for deep space exploration

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The Soyuz-2.1a rocket booster with cargo transportation spacecraft Progress МS-20 blasts off at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Friday, June 3, 2022. AP hide caption

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A new report finds 'shortfalls' in how Trump decided to move U.S. Space Command

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A supermoon rises over Washington, D.C., in November 2016. After this week's Strawberry Supermoon, there will be two more in July and August. Eva Hambach/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Some of NASA's first female astronaut candidates take a break from training in Florida in 1978. From left: Sally Ride, Judith Resnik, Anna Fisher, Kathryn Sullivan, Rhea Seddon. NASA hide caption

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Marcia Belsky: That time when NASA (almost) sent Sally Ride to space with 100 tampons

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NASA has been studying a planet called 55 Cancri e

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A bounty of black holes surround the Sagittarius A supermassive black hole which lies at the center of our Milky Way Galaxy. NASA/CXC/Columbia Univ./C. Hailey et al. hide caption

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What does a black hole sound like? NASA has an answer

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NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft has technical problems

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Parachutes for spacecraft are challenging to design and worrisome to engineers

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The International Space Station depends on a mix of U.S. and Russian parts. "I hope we can hold it together as long as we can," says former NASA astronaut Scott Kelly. NASA hide caption

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Russia's war in Ukraine is threatening an outpost of cooperation in space

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