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Vodafone prepares an LTE moon shot -- literally

Thanks to Vodafone, the Taurus-Littrow Valley will get its first mobile phone base station next year.

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Top-secret X-37B space plane is about to break another record

The U.S. Air Force's top-secret autonomous space plane, the X-37B, is days away from breaking its own longevity record. The aircraft, which looks like a mini Space Shuttle, is on schedule next week to spend its record-setting 675th...

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Bud on Mars: How Budweiser wants to get beer into space

Researchers at NASA are figuring out the best way to feed astronauts who will eventually live on Mars -- and the people over at Budweiser are working on something that is arguably equally important for life on the Red Planet.

Lost in space: How NASA found a lost lunar spacecraft

Thanks to a new radar technique, NASA has found a lost spacecraft in orbit around the moon.

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Software glitch aborts SpaceX rendezvous with space station

A software glitch caused a SpaceX cargo spacecraft to abort its rendezvous with the International Space Station early on Wednesday.

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SpaceX launches from a historic NASA pad -- then sticks the landing

SpaceX is back in business, launching a rocket to the ISS from a historic NASA pad, then successfully landing the first stage only minutes later.

5 teams aim to land spacecrafts on the Moon to win Google Lunar XPrize

The Google Lunar XPrize has move into its final stages, with five teams trying to launch their spacecrafts to the Moon by the end of the year.

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