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NASA: Sun stripping away Martian atmosphere, left dry planet

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA's Mars-orbiting Maven spacecraft has discovered...past year. Maven, about the size of a school bus, was launched from Cape Canaveral in 2013.Maven also was able to observe a Martian aurora thought to...
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Astronaut completes spacewalk right before setting US record

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA's yearlong spaceman, Scott Kelly, chalked up his first spacewalk Wednesday just hours before he sets...
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Astronauts getting new picture books

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Once upon a time, when NASA's...Another launch accident, this one from Cape Canaveral in June, destroyed a set of science...been invited to the books' launch from Cape Canaveral on Dec. 3. The books will ride along...
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Bezos' space company to build, launch rockets

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Amazon founder Jeff Bezos...rockets and launch them into orbit from Cape Canaveral.He plans to send up satellites first...themselves and not require pilots.Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Launch Complex...
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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Space station astronaut Scott Kelly is halfway home.Kelly marked the midway point of his yearlong space mission Tuesday...
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NASA says Mars appears to have water

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Mars appears to have flowing rivulets of water, at least in the summer, scientists reported Monday in a finding that...
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'Blowing my mind': Peaks on Pluto, canyons on Charon

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Mankind's first close-up look at Pluto did not disappoint Wednesday: The pictures showed ice mountains on Pluto...
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Now comes the SpaceX rocket whodunit

...straight successful launches, SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket broke apart Sunday morning minutes after soaring away from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Lost with the rocket was a capsule packed with supplies for the crew on the International Space Station...
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Pluto just 4 weeks, 20M miles away for spacecraft

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is at Pluto's doorstep...New Horizons' $700 million mission began with a 2006 launch from Cape Canaveral, Florida.___Online:Johns Hopkins: http://pluto.jhuapl...
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Pluto up close: Spacecraft makes successful flyby

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - In a day of both jubilation and tension, scientists system. Pluto was No. 9 in the lineup when New Horizons left Cape Canaveral, Florida, on Jan. 19, 2006, but was demoted seven months later...
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