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Watch two NASA astronauts conduct the first all-female spacewalk in history

This live stream of a whale skeleton getting eaten is metal as hell

Lawmaker who helps fund NASA questions the agency’s need to get to the Moon by 2024

Virgin Galactic shows off the suits its customers will wear during joyrides to space

NASA unveils future Moon spacesuits that should be ready by 2024

There’s still a lot of work to do

New computer model predicts where Ebola might strike next

With more rocket launches comes more cleanup

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Next year, new space missions will test technologies to fix busted satellites in orbit

Stratolaunch, which built the world’s largest plane, is changing ownership

Google defends contributions to climate change-denying think tanks

Elon Musk and NASA administrator claim SpaceX could fly its first crew in the first part of 2020

Vaping lung death toll hits 26 as CDC investigation continues

Nearly 1,300 lung injury cases reported

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Vaping health crisis: the latest on lung injuries, exploding e-cigs, and seizures

California can expect more blackouts as utilities companies move to stop fires — and lawsuits

After years of delays, NASA is finally poised to launch a satellite to better understand space weather

Small satellite launcher Virgin Orbit announces plans to send tiny vehicles to Mars

Fat Bear Week’s bears survived a historically hot summer

hot fat bears

Cocaine is driving deforestation, climate change, and migration

Energy

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Robots are mass-producing the meal of the future: insects

Everything you ever wanted to know about the vaping health crisis

Protesters douse Wall Street bull with fake blood

NASA is getting ready for the first all-female spacewalk — again

Dozens of activists arrested in a ‘global climate rebellion’

Don’t use THC vapes, FDA says, as lung injury death toll increases

Behind the scenes of the viral social media campaign for Fat Bear Week

Elon Musk’s future Starship updates could use more details on human health and survival

The Trump administration wants to start DNA testing immigrants

Aquatic hitchhikers might have taken a ride on Hurricane Dorian’s floodwaters

The Italian Air Force plans to fly researchers on one of Virgin Galactic’s flights to space

Researchers doing research in space

Startup that aims to 3D-print rockets says it’s fully funded for its first commercial missions

You don’t need Dyson’s $649 Pure Cryptomic air purifier to get formaldehyde out of your house

NASA is now officially accepting proposals for landers to take people to the Moon

SpaceX’s massive Starship test rocket shines in Boca Chica, Texas

Elon Musk aims to put SpaceX’s Starship in orbit in six months

Watch Elon Musk give a design update on SpaceX’s next-generation Starship rocket

McDonald’s starts testing Beyond Meat burgers in Canada

When it comes to the environmental costs of flights ‘we need to figure out how to turn that shame into action’