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Finally, US Returning to the Moon and on to Mars: Joins China

Finally, the USA is planning on returning to space in a big way. If President Trump implements his just announced space program he will...
Astronauts Christina Koch (left) and Anne McClain will be members of the first all-female spacewalk. (Getty Images)

NASA: Preparing to Launch an All-Female Spacewalk Team on March 29

If all goes according to plan, the first-ever spacewalk with an all-female crew is scheduled for March 29, U.S. space agency NASA has told...
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NASA Cannot Cut Links With Russia

The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) intends to continue cooperation with Russia in exploring outer space despite pressure from Washington, a Russian...
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NASA’s New Horizons Mission Found No Satellites in Ultima Thule Region

Scientists from NASA's New Horizons mission said on Thursday that initial data collected by New Horizons spacecraft found no evidence of rings or satellites...
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NASA prepares to explore Mars with an autonomous helicopter

The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is planning to send a helicopter to Mars in July 2020 to get a bird's-eye-view of...
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NASA’s Insight throws more light on Mars

The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) sent off InSight, its robotic lander, from the central coast of California at pre-dawn on Saturday...
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TESS: NASA seeks to uncover new planets

Are there other worlds out there, planets that could be habitable to alien life? NASA is trying to answer this question: it is launching...
Kenyan Supreme Court judges, from left to right, Njoki Ndung'u, Jackton Ojwang, Deputy Chief Justice Philomela Mwilu, Chief Justice David Maraga, Smokin Wanjala and Isaac Lenaola preside over the second day of hearings of a petition challenging the presidential election result, at the Supreme Court in Nairobi, Kenya Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. Kenya's Supreme Court is hearing veteran opposition leader Raila Odinga's challenge to President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election earlier this month. Sayyid Azim AP Photo

Lengthy electioneering period fatigues Kenyans

A prolonged campaign period following the order by Kenya's Supreme Court for repeated presidential polls seems to have tired many Kenyans as the date...
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Kenya’s political parties step up publicity war ahead of polls

The main political parties in Kenya's repeat presidential polls scheduled for Oct. 17 have stepped up a war of publicity that is bordering on...

Kenya’s opposition unveils manifesto, vows to pull soldiers from Somalia

Kenya's main opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) on Tuesday evening promised to create more jobs, unite the country, bring down the cost of living...

US embassy honours Nigerian TechWomen

 “Nhttps://www.newsghana.com.gh/wp-admin/post.php?post=1042833&action=editigerian women are highly talented like the American women in the movie Hidden Figures,” Ambassador W. Stuart Symington said.  Hidden Figures details the story of...
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NASA’s asteroid redirect mission out in Trump’s budget request

A fiscal year 2018 budget request released Thursday by President Donald Trump proposed cancelling NASA's Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM), an initiative to robotically identify,...
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The Concealed Truth: NASA African Americans and of the Cold War

African American History Month Series No. 6 Tuesday February 21, 2017 Review: Hidden Figures Director: Theodore Melfi This feature film provides a glimpse into the role of African...
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Early Mars didn’t have enough CO2 to keep water liquid

A new study based on data collected from a Mars rover indicated that the early Martian atmosphere did not contain enough carbon dioxide to...
A long-exposure Hubble Space Telescope image of the galaxy cluster Abell 2744, the deepest ever made image of any cluster of galaxies, is seen in an undated NASA handout. [Photo/Xinhua]

NASA conceives “Ice Home” for future Mars explorers

U.S. space agency NASA is exploring the possibility of building habitats on the surface of Mars for future explorers using an unexpected material: ice. ...
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USAID and NASA newly launched SERVIR West Africa program

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) today announced a five-year program, SERVIR West...
Juno's mission to dip into Jupiter’s polar orbit and study the forces at work beneath the planet's dense clouds will put Juno into the most intense radiation environment in our solar system.

Juno spacecraft belonging to NASA makes entry into orbit of Jupiter

"Engine burn complete and orbit obtained. I'm ready to unlock all your secrets, Jupiter," Juno mission posted on Twitter. The probe fired...

NASA Is China’s Potential Partner In Civilian Space – Bolden

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden made the remakes at an event hosted by the Washington-based think tank the Center for Strategic and International Studies, where...
NASA's MAVEN atmospheric research satellite, shown in this artist's impression, braked into orbit around Mars Sunday evening, kicking off a year of close-range observations to learn more about what caused much of the martian atmosphere to leak away in the distant past. NASA

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ISTANBUL -- A suicide blast rocked Turkey's northwestern city of Bursa on Wednesday, killing the female attacker and wounding 17 others, Turkish media reported. ...

3D and Experiment equipment arrives at ISS on Board US spaceship

The unmanned Cygnus spacecraft docked at the ISS at about 6:51 a.m. EDT (1051 GMT), with the help of Canadarm2 robotic arm operated by...
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NASA unveils Sun fiery looping rain events

Eruptive events on the sun can be wildly different. Some come just with a solar flare, some with an additional ejection of solar material...
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NASA’s kepler notices first exploding star

The researchers, led by Peter Garnavich, an astrophysics professor at the University of Notre Dame, Indiana, analyzed light captured by Kepler every 30 minutes...

NASA postpones distressed Mars lander launch to 2018

"We're excited to be back on the path," John Grunsfeld, NASA's associate administrator, said in a statement. NASA originally planned...
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Astronaut Scott Kelly Sick After Space Mission

Speaking at a press conference, the 52-year-old Kelly, who returned to the fourth-largest U.S. city of Houston after 230.4 million km in orbit, said...
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NASA plans to unveil record-breaking balloon flight in New Zealand

NASA's Balloon Program team was on the cusp of expanding the envelope in high-altitude, heavy-lift ballooning with its super pressure balloon (SPB) technology, said...
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NASA to reintroduce the supersonic passenger travel

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden announced at an event at the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington, Virginia, that the agency has selected a...
NASA's MAVEN atmospheric research satellite, shown in this artist's impression, braked into orbit around Mars Sunday evening, kicking off a year of close-range observations to learn more about what caused much of the martian atmosphere to leak away in the distant past. NASA

More Americans wants to be considered for astronaut jobs – NASA

NASA said in a statement it has received more than 18,300 applications for its 2017 astronaut class, almost three times the number it...
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NASA and UAE Space agency seek ways to collaborate

A delegation led by Badri Younes, NASA Deputy Associate Administrator for the Office of Space Communications and Navigation (SCAN), was welcomed by Dr. Eng....
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NASA prepares to launch CubeSats into deep space

The main objective of the SLS's first mission, which will fly just beyond the Moon, is to evaluate the integrated system performance of Orion...
Artist?s rendering of a hypersonic inflatable aerodynamic decelerator technology concept. Credits: NASA

Space fans throng NASA?s open house activity

Space afficionados, who have queued for long hours, braving a scorching sun that sent the temperature above 37 degrees Celsius, seem still patient --...