Get Ready For The ‘Is Pluto A Planet?’ Debate To Fire Up Again

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Pluto may return to being a planet, scientifically speaking. But it'll always be a planet in our hearts.


Happy Birthday, ‘Pale Blue Dot': The Iconic Picture Of The Solar System Turns 25

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The first "portrait" of our solar system was captured by the Voyager 1 spacecraft in 1990.


Neil Armstrong’s Widow Found The Astronaut’s Secret Stash Of Forgotten Moon Stuff

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Sorry, no aliens were being kept from us. Just regular vintage space stuff.

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George Lucas Has The Perfect Reason For Not Wanting To See ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Early

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George Lucas knows nothing about the new 'Star Wars' story and doesn't want to, and his reasons are actually pretty cool.


NASA Wants To Build A Cloud City On Venus

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OK, so it didn't go well in 'Bioshock: Infinite.' NASA still wants to try a floating city on Venus.


NASA Has Found The First Possible Sign Of Life On Mars, And It Smells Like Farts

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NASA has discovered Mars has methane, and the stench of farts is actually a good sign that there's life on the Red Planet.

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Before Hollywood Ruins Them: 17 Sci-Fi And Supernatural Scripts On The 2014 Black List

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This year's Black List, ranking executives' favorite screenplays of the year, is out now. Here are 17 that are relevant to our interests.


DNA Is Tougher Than You And There’s Science To Prove It

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Scientists are surprised at what they discovered while screwing around.


Mattel Launched A Superman Action Figure To ‘The Edge Of Space’ And Back


Design Spark teamed with Mattel Toys in Italy to send a Superman action figure up into the stratosphere.


Carl Sagan Narrates A Hopeful View Of The Future In ‘Wanderers,’ A Short About Space Exploration


Erik Wernquist's short film, 'Wanderers' uses Carl Sagan to paint a hopeful picture for human space exploration.


Neil deGrasse Tyson Continued His Twitter Review Of ‘Interstellar’ By Focusing On The Film’s Mysteries

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Neil deGrasse Tyson wasn't finished giving his insight on the Christopher Nolan's 'Interstellar.'


Making ‘Interstellar’ A Reality: A Practical Guide

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'Interstellar' have you ready to take over a new planet? Here's how we'll actually make that happen.


UCLA Astronomers Reveal The Truth Behind The Glow Cloud At The Center Of Our Galaxy

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They did it without running at it and waving their arms around and shouting, too.


New Clips From ‘Interstellar’ Prove Anne Hathaway Has No Social Skills

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Anne Hathaway is a little too honest in this 'Interstellar' clip.


What Happened To Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo? Here’s What We Know.

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In the wake of the tragic crash of SpaceShip Two, we break out what we know about the accident.


Should The First Mission To Mars Be All-Female?

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Slate argues that the first mission to Mars should be dude-free.


Just In Case You Weren’t Already Excited For ‘Interstellar,’ Here Are Some TV Spots

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'Interstellar' already looks good, but these spots make it look even better.


Why Pluto Might Be A Planet Again: An Explainer

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Pluto might be coming back to the roster of planets, if a recent debate is any indication. Here's why.


America Is Back In The Spaceflight Game: NASA To Reopen Cape Canaveral

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We're going to back into space, NASA has just announced.

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