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This image was taken by Curiosity’s Front Hazcam: Left B on Sol 387. Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

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NASA’s Lunar Atmosphere & Dust Environment Explorer mission began a 30-day trek to the moon late Friday, successfully blasting off from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility inVirginia.

NASA's Lunar Atmosphere & Dust Explorer Mission Lifts Off from Virginia atop Orbital Sciences' Minotaur V. Photo Credit/NASA

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The Orbital Sciences Corp.’s Antares/Cygnus rocket and cargo capsule was cleared Wednesday for a Sept. 17 lift off on a milestone demonstration re-supply mission to the six person International Space Station, following a NASA led flight readiness review.

Lift off of the two stage Antares rocket from the new Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport at the Wallops Island Flight Facility onVirginia’sEastern Shoreis set for 11:16 a.m., EDT.

If successful, the mission will complete Orbital Sciences 5 1/2 year partnership with NASA to establish a second U. S. re-supply service to support the six person space station under the space agency’s Commercial Orbital Transportation Services...

Roar away! Photo credit: Bill Deaver/Deaver-Wiggins and Associates

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Friday’s CSExtra offers the latest in reporting and commentary on space related activities from across the globe. Virgin Galactic and Scaled Composites score a flight test milestone with SpaceShipTwo. Orbital...

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Thursday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from across the globe. NASA narrows down asteroid retrieval mission proposals. A breakdown of NASA’s 2013 budget...

If an asteroid hits, the consequences are clear. The Barringer Crater in Arizona is 1,200 meters wide and was produced by an asteroid 50 meters in size. Credit: Stefan Seip/DLR via EMI

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Wednesday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from across the globe. Entrepreneurs turn to NASA with new ideas. Next U. S. Mars mission to address fundamentals of...

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Tuesday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from across the globe, plus offerings from the U. S. Labor Day weekend.  NASA preps for its next moon flight. The unpiloted...

 

Portions of U. S.  space policy focused on the future of human space exploration are seriously adrift, according to two George Washington University experts in the field.

The declarations from Scott Pace, the director of GWU’s Space Policy Institute and a former NASA associate administrator for program analysis and evaluation, and John Logsdon, founder of GWU’s space policy institute, member of the Columbia Accident Investigation Board and space historian, emerged late this week, as a divisive Congress prepares to return to Washington from a summer break. They echo recent concerns raised by the U. S. National Research Council and the Space Foundation, a Colorado non...

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