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Mars Rover Team Chooses Not to Drill 'Bonanza King'

JPL News - 2 hours 27 min ago



The team operating NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has chosen not to proceed with drilling at a target rock called "Bonanza King" after the rock budged when tapped by the drill.



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Venus and Jupiter at Dawn

Astronomy Picture of the Day - 15 hours 14 min ago

On Monday morning, Venus and Jupiter gathered close in


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Jupiter and Venus from Earth

Astronomy Picture of the Day - 15 hours 14 min ago

It was visible around the world.


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Voyager Map Details Neptune's Strange Moon Triton

JPL News - Thu Aug 21, 2014 01:08 pm MDT



NASA's Voyager 2 spacecraft gave humanity its first glimpse of Neptune and its moon Triton in the summer of 1989.



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NASA TV to Air Events About Pluto-Bound Spacecraft

JPL News - Thu Aug 21, 2014 01:08 pm MDT



Media and the public are invited to attend two events Monday, Aug. 25 from 10 a.m. - noon PDT (1-3 p.m. EDT).



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In the Center of the Lagoon Nebula

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Thu Aug 21, 2014 12:19 am MDT

The center of the Lagoon Nebula is a


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No X rays from SN 2014J

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Thu Aug 21, 2014 12:19 am MDT

Last January, telescopes in observatories around planet Earth


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Contrasting Terrains on Comet Churyumov Gerasimenko

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Wed Aug 20, 2014 12:18 am MDT

Contrasting Terrains on Comet Churyumov Gerasimenko


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Perseid in Moonlight

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Wed Aug 20, 2014 12:18 am MDT

Bright moonlight from a


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