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Listen to Saturn interact with its moon Enceladus in deep space

A planet and its moon are getting chatty in deep space.  A new video from NASA shows off the complicated interactions between plasma waves moving from Saturn to its moon Enceladus and back.  The new video, produced by converting plasma
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This moon blob meme was the one good thing on the internet this week

This is One Good Thing, a weekly column where we tell you about the only nice thing that happened on the internet this week. First up: A very cute meme. It was a tough week. Between the reports of horrific conditions at the U.S.-Mexico border and
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Americans aren't sold on the idea of sending astronauts back to the moon

Interest in the final frontier isn’t going anywhere. Earlier this year, the Pew Research Center surveyed more than 2,500 American adults, revealing that 70 percent of Americans believe it's essential for the United States to be at the
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Pluto's largest moon just got a bunch of nerdy names for its craters, mountains

Space nerds and science fiction fans, rejoice! Some of the craters, mountains, and other features of Pluto's largest moon Charon just got official names, and they're nerdy as hell.  From a mountain named after Stanley Kubrick to a crater named
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NASA video flies you above the moon in 4K

NASA wants to fly you to the moon in 4K.  The space agency just released a new video showing off high-resolution imagery gathered by its Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, tasked with exploring the moon from above.  The five-minute video shows
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This AR-enabled notebook is as close as you'll get to exploring the moon

You want to be the 13th person to explore the moon, you say? Here's what you should do: convince NASA to revive the now-defunct Constellation program, crowdfund billions of dollars, assemble a group of super-geniuses to build a moon-landing vehicle
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Saturn's moon Enceladus may play host to hardy microbes like these

Something is happening beneath the ice on Saturn's moon Enceladus. Scientists have long-thought that the icy world could possibly play host to microbial life within the subsurface ocean, which is hidden under a shell of ice. Now, thanks to some new
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Trump wants NASA astronauts back on the moon, but it won't happen while he's in office

The Trump administration is serious about sending robots and spacecraft back to the moon — although no NASA astronaut will set foot on the chalky lunar surface until after President Trump leaves office.  The White House released its
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How to see the super blue blood moon even from the East Coast

On Wednesday, people in the Western part of the United States will get the chance to see the moon in a special light.  The lunar surface will be cast in a ghostly red pallor as the Earth's dark shadow moves across it.  This total lunar
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This Japanese Space Startup Raised $90.2 Million To Go To The Moon

Japanese startup ispace raised $90.2 million in a series A round in order to send its robots to the Moon.