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  • Photos: Supermoon around the world

    Pictures: Supermoon around the world

    The supermoon that peaked before dawn Nov. 14, 2016, was the closest such moon to Earth since January 1948. We won't see the full moon this close again until Nov. 25, 2034, according to NASA.

  • Cassini captures four days on Saturn

    Cassini captures four days on Saturn

    NASA's Cassini spacecraft stared at Saturn for nearly 44 hours on April 25­ to 27, 2016, to obtain this video showing just over four Saturn days. Starting in November Cassini will begin its final act studying Saturn's rings.

  • Pictures: OSIRIS-REx launch from Cape Canaveral

    Pictures: OSIRIS-REx launch from Cape Canaveral

    The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket blasts off Thursday, September 8, 2016 carrying the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Space Launch Complex-41. The spacecraft will travel to the near-Earth asteroid Bennu to survey the surface, then retrieve at least 60 grams...

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