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A successful failure: Ten formidable images that document the journey of the Apollo 13 moon mission
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A successful failure: Ten formidable images that document the journey of the Apollo 13 moon mission

17 April marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 13 mission that returned safely in spite of a catastrophic explosion in space.

Coronavirus Outbreak: After almost a year in space, returning astronauts will face a changing world
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Coronavirus Outbreak: After almost a year in space, returning astronauts will face a changing world

The three astronauts will return exactly 50 years after the Apollo 13 astronauts splashed down in the Pacific Ocean.

NASA restored the Apollo Mission Control to its iconic 1969 Moon landing era
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NASA restored the Apollo Mission Control to its iconic 1969 Moon landing era

More than $5 million was raised, most of it donations, whereas the city of Webster kicked in $3.5 million.

US Astronaut Jeanette Epps taken off from the ISS space crew; her brother accuses NASA of racism
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US Astronaut Jeanette Epps taken off from the ISS space crew; her brother accuses NASA of racism

This is not the first time that NASA has removed an astronaut. In 2009, Ken Mattingly was exposed to German measles and was had taken no immunity for it.

Ron Howard's father, veteran Hollywood actor Rance Howard, passes away aged 89
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Ron Howard's father, veteran Hollywood actor Rance Howard, passes away aged 89

Ron Howard announced his father's death on Twitter on Saturday afternoon praising his ability to balance ambition with great personal integrity.

Bill Paxton, actor of 'Apollo 13', 'Titanic' dies at 61 due to complications in surgery
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Bill Paxton, actor of 'Apollo 13', 'Titanic' dies at 61 due to complications in surgery

Bill Paxton, a prolific and charismatic actor who had memorable roles in such blockbusters as “Apollo 13” and “Titanic” while also cherishing his work in “One False Move” and other low—budget movies and in the HBO series “Big Love,” has died from complications due to surgery. He was 61.

As Rogue One hits theaters, here are some of the best space movies to watch: Throwback Thursday
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As Rogue One hits theaters, here are some of the best space movies to watch: Throwback Thursday

Here are some of the best movies set in space, unknown planets or galaxies far far away to get you groove for Rogue One

From Titanic to A Beautiful Mind: Here are Oscar-winner James Horner's best compositions
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From Titanic to A Beautiful Mind: Here are Oscar-winner James Horner's best compositions

On Monday, the Oscar winning composer died at the age of 61 in a plane crash near Santa Barbara. Here are some of his best compositions.

'The Martian' trailer with Matt Damon's out, and here's what you can watch till it releases
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'The Martian' trailer with Matt Damon's out, and here's what you can watch till it releases

With the trailer of The Martian out, here is a list of space sci-fi movies you can watch right now.