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Friday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from around the world. On Mars, NASA’s Curiosity rover prepares to scoop up its first sample of Martian soil. Russia looks to 2020-21 for a...

 

Artist's illustration of NASAs Spitzer Space Telescope

NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope, one of the agency’s original Great Observatories and a sibling of the Hubble Space Telescope, enabled astronomers this week to announce a dramatic refinement in the expansion rate of the universe.

The new studies improved the accuracy of the expansion rate by three times, findings that will...

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Thursday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from around the world. Are astronauts prepared to spend a year in orbit aboard the International Space Station? Astronomers...

Asteroid "hopper" is being readied for Japanese mission. Credit: DLR

MASCOT – the Mobile Asteroid Surface Scout – will be bound for asteroid JU 3 in 2014 courtesy of Japan’s Hayabusa-2 mission. Four years later, on arrival at the space rock, MASCOT will free-fall onto the asteroid’s surface, automatically orient itself, then “hop” from one spot to the next.

The German...

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Wednesday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities under way around the world.  A deep space outpost on the moon’s far side holds wide appeal.  Preparations for White...

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Tuesday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from around the world. Should national prestige trump science as justification for space exploration in a tough economy? ...

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Monday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from around the world — including a roundup of weekend offerings. Russia confronts a space industry decline. Presidential...

 

Curiosity's images of the Link outcrop in Mars' Gale Crater show rounded gravel and other signs of past flowing water. Image Credit/NASA

NASA’s Curiosity rover, still very early in its two-year search of Gale Crater for evidence of habitable environments, offered strong visual evidence this week that water flowed...

This impression of Titan’s surface is based on data from the European Space Agency's Huygens lander, Credit: Cassini-Huygens DISR

Saturn’s moon Titan provides the best opportunity to study conditions very similar to Earth – in terms of climate, meteorology and astrobiology.

That’s the observation from Athena Coustenis from the Paris-Meudon Observatory in France. The scientist is presenting this perspective...

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Friday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities under way from around the world. On Mars, NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover finds compelling evidence that water once flowed on the planet’s surface...

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