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Electric propulsion systems open up new possibilities for exploration.
As part of NASA’s Flight Opportunities Program, Space Labs Technologies sent their hydroponic chamber, LilyPond, to suborbital space on one of Blue Origin’s reusable launch vehicles.
Space Station Science
During the past two decades, the International Space Station has supported scientific discoveries and historic breakthroughs.
Safer Descent and Landing
OSIRIS REx tested a new autonomous navigation system designed to protect the spacecraft during its descent to the rock-strewn surface of asteroid Bennu.
In Low Resolution
Understanding the frequency of flares is one of the keys to determining a planet’s chance of harboring life.
Plasmoids in Space
This newly discovered plasmoid could be the dominant way Uranus sheds its atmosphere, at a faster rate.