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NASA has purchased an additional Soyuz seat from Russian space agency, as a failsafe, to ensure it will have a ride to the ISS
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NASA has purchased an additional Soyuz seat from Russian space agency, as a failsafe, to ensure it will have a ride to the ISS

NASA would compensate for bumping a Russian cosmonaut from the flight by flying their cargo to the ISS on a US-built spacecraft.

A decade in the making: After a few stumbles and explosions, NASA will launch its astronauts to the ISS on Sunday, 31 May, 12.52 am IST
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A decade in the making: After a few stumbles and explosions, NASA will launch its astronauts to the ISS on Sunday, 31 May, 12.52 am IST

Astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken will blast off atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from the Kennedy Space Center launchpad.

SpaceX to launch NASA astronauts on 31 May, 12.52 am IST: Here is how to watch it LIVE
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SpaceX to launch NASA astronauts on 31 May, 12.52 am IST: Here is how to watch it LIVE

If due to unforeseen circumstances, this mission is not able to launch, it has back-up dates on Sunday, 31 May, 12.52 am IST and Monday, 1 June, 12.30 am IST.

How NASA and SpaceX are preparing for the launch of their astronauts in the commerical human spaceflight mission?
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How NASA and SpaceX are preparing for the launch of their astronauts in the commerical human spaceflight mission?

American astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken will be launched from Launch Complex 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

Arthur Conan Doyle's detective will detect sand-grain-sized clues in Martian rocks onboard NASA's Perseverance rover
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Arthur Conan Doyle's detective will detect sand-grain-sized clues in Martian rocks onboard NASA's Perseverance rover

SHERLOC’s complete name is Scanning Habitable Environments with Raman & Luminescence for Organics & Chemicals.

NASA chief says he's all in for Tom Cruise to film on International Space Station: 'We'll do everything to make it a successful mission
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NASA chief says he's all in for Tom Cruise to film on International Space Station: 'We'll do everything to make it a successful mission

NASA chief says he is hoping to inspire a new generation of explorers by sending Tom Cruise into space to film a new movie.

SpaceX's Demo-2 mission called off due to inclement weather, postponed to 31 May, 12.52 am IST
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SpaceX's Demo-2 mission called off due to inclement weather, postponed to 31 May, 12.52 am IST

NASA reported that they had been keeping an eye on the weather but rain, clouds, and lightning violated launch criteria throughout the day.

President Donal Trump to attend launch of NASA astronauts for the first time in nine years, from America
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President Donal Trump to attend launch of NASA astronauts for the first time in nine years, from America

Astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken are scheduled to blast off on Thursday, 2.00 am IST from launch pad 39A from the Kennedy Space Centre.

NASA astronauts launched to the ISS, by SpaceX on Sunday, 31 May, 12.52 am IST will stay longer than originally planned
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NASA astronauts launched to the ISS, by SpaceX on Sunday, 31 May, 12.52 am IST will stay longer than originally planned

Currently, the ISS is running with a skeleton crew of three astronauts and the new mission is supposed to launch on 27 May.

Elon Musk's SpaceX raises USD 346 million in funding ahead of its debut astronaut mission
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Elon Musk's SpaceX raises USD 346 million in funding ahead of its debut astronaut mission

This launch of SpaceX's first crewed mission will put an end to NASA's nine-year hiatus in human spaceflight.

NASA allows you see what the Hubble Telescope might've seen in the universe on your birth date
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NASA allows you see what the Hubble Telescope might've seen in the universe on your birth date

People will be able to see inner regions of faraway galaxies, close ups of planets, nebulas, the nuclei of comets and more with this feature.

NASA astronauts complete their dress rehearsal before their SpaceX launch to the ISS on Sunday, 31 May, 12.52 am IST
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NASA astronauts complete their dress rehearsal before their SpaceX launch to the ISS on Sunday, 31 May, 12.52 am IST

They will board the SpaceX Dragon capsule on top of the Falcon 9 rocket and it will be the first astronaut launch from the Kennedy Space Center since 2011.

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft gets extra time to prepare for it long-awaited touchdown on asteroid Bennu
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NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft gets extra time to prepare for it long-awaited touchdown on asteroid Bennu

The spacecraft will attempt its first sample collection on 20 October and is equipped to do it three times if necessary.

NASA renames its next-generation space telescope — WFIRST — after ‘Mother of Hubble’ Nancy Grace Roman
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NASA renames its next-generation space telescope — WFIRST — after ‘Mother of Hubble’ Nancy Grace Roman

She is credited for the Hubble Space Telescope and convinced NASA and the US Congress launching the world's most powerful space telescope was a priority

NASA invites people to spend eight months in isolation for an experiment for its Artemis mission
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NASA invites people to spend eight months in isolation for an experiment for its Artemis mission

NASA wants to understand the psychological and physiological effects of isolation by putting the crew in this Mars base-like environment.

Shrouded in Darkness: US military launches its sixth uncrewed plane into orbit while its purpose remains a mystery
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Shrouded in Darkness: US military launches its sixth uncrewed plane into orbit while its purpose remains a mystery

The Air Force has two reusable space planes and each mission has been progressively longer than the last.

ESA to explore the moon’s polar regions using a rover that is laser-powered by their lander
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ESA to explore the moon’s polar regions using a rover that is laser-powered by their lander

NASA and ISRO have revealed that the permanently shadowed regions at the poles are rich in hydrogen and water ice can be found there.

NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day highlights Comet Halley and Comet SWAN in pre-dawn sky
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NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day highlights Comet Halley and Comet SWAN in pre-dawn sky

Eta Aquarid meteors enter the atmosphere at about 66 kilometres per second and are visible at altitudes of 100 kilometres.

Astronomers in Hawaii capture high resolution images of Jupiter using ‘lucky imaging’ technique
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Astronomers in Hawaii capture high resolution images of Jupiter using ‘lucky imaging’ technique

The images showed the warm, deep layers of Jupiter’s atmosphere glowing through gaps in thick cloud cover.

Tom Cruise confirmed to headline movie shot on International Space Station, announces NASA administrator
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Tom Cruise confirmed to headline movie shot on International Space Station, announces NASA administrator

The proposed action-adventure with Tom Cruise is in its early stages, as per reports