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New Ceres animation gives best view yet of dwarf planet's bright spots  May 12, 12:01 pm
Washington, May 12 (ANI): The mysterious bright spots on the dwarf planet Ceres are better resolved in a new sequence of images taken by NASA's Dawn spacecraft on May 3 and 4, 2015. The images were taken from a distance of 8,400 miles (13,600 kilometers).
Science educator Bill Nye testing 'solar-sailing' spacecraft   May 11, 2:18 pm
Washington, May 11 (ANI): American science educator and TV host Bill Nye is testing a spaceship that rides on sunbeams.
Out-of-control Russian spacecraft crashes safely in the Pacific Ocean  May 8, 6:07 pm
Washington, May 8 (ANI): The out-of-control Russian spacecraft that recently failed to dock with the International Space Station has safely crashed back to Earth.
NASA's MESSENGER confirms Mercury has magnetic field   May 8, 12:01 pm
Washington, May 8 (ANI): NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft has revealed evidence of magnetization of ancient crustal rocks on Mercury.
SpaceX's first test of its astronaut bailout system a success  May 7, 11:11 am
Washington, May 7 (ANI): SpaceX has demonstrated its astronaut escape system for Crew Dragon spacecraft
'Out of control' Russian spacecraft to crash on Earth this Friday  May 7, 9:12 am
London, May 7 (ANI): The Russian spacecraft, which has been spinning uncontrollably since launching last week, will crash and burn on Earth this Friday, scientists have said.
NASA's New Horizons may have found polar ice cap on Pluto  Apr 30, 11:26 am
Washington, Apr.30 (ANI): NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has probed surface features of Pluto and may have found polar ice cap on the planet.
'Uncontrollable' Russian spacecraft set to crash on Earth next week  Apr 30, 10:25 am
London, April 30 (ANI): Scientists have warned that a Russian spaceship is uncontrollably hurtling towards Earth at the speeds of 16,000mph and could crash land next week.
NASA's Dawn spacecraft captures sunlit North Pole of Ceres  Apr 17, 1:47 pm
Washington, Apr.17 (ANI): NASA's Dawn spacecraft captured images of sunlit North Pole of Ceres, it has been reported.
NASA's Dawn in excellent health to collect data from Ceres post March 6 arrival  Apr 7, 4:29 pm
Washington, Apr.7 (ANI): NASA's Dawn spacecraft is in excellent shape to collect data from the dwarf planet Ceres after its one month arrival.
MESSENGER spacecraft completes 4,000th orbit of Mercury  Mar 28, 11:16 am
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): The MESSENGER spacecraft completed its 4,000th orbit of Mercury on March 25 and the lowest point in its orbit continues to move closer to the planet than ever before.
US-Russian crew begins historic yearlong stay-in-space mission  Mar 28, 11:16 am
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): Three crew members representing the United States and Russia are on their way to the International Space Station in the Soyuz TMA-16M spacecraft, after launching from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 1:42 a.m. on March 28.
NASA to capture boulder from near-Earth asteroid during Asteroid Redirect Mission  Mar 26, 1:26 pm
Washington, Mar 26 (ANI): NASA has recently announced that it plans to capture a boulder from the surface of a near-Earth asteroid and put it into a stable orbit around the moon during its 'Asteroid Redirect Mission' (ARM), which would then be further explored by the astronauts.
NASA's MAVEN observes mysterious dust cloud, aurora around `Red planet`  Mar 19, 11:43 am
Washington, Mar.19 (ANI): NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft has spotted a mysterious dust cloud and aurora around the "Red planet."
NASA's 4 spacecraft successfully enter Earth's orbit to solve magnetic mystery  Mar 13, 1:47 pm
Washington, Mar. 13 (ANI): NASA launched four identical spacecraft recently on a billion-dollar mission to study the explosive give-and-take between the magnetic fields of Earth and the Sun.
Hot springs on Saturn's moon Enceladus may support life  Mar 12, 10:31 am
Washington, Mar. 12 (ANI): NASA's Cassini spacecraft has provided scientists the first clear evidence that Saturn's moon Enceladus harbors hydrothermal activity that suggests that it could support life.
Indian-origin billionaire and NASA set to mine the moon with robotic spacecraft  Mar 11, 2:53 pm
Washington, Mar. 11 (ANI): Moon Express's Indian origin billionaire and NASA have teamed up to build robotic spacecraft to mine the moon, it has been reported.
NASA's Dawn set to enter mysterious Ceres' orbit on March 6   Mar 3, 12:34 pm
Washington, Mar. 03 (ANI): NASA's spacecraft Dawn is preparing to rendezvous with Ceres, the largest object in the asteroid belt located between Mars and Jupiter on March 6.
MAVEN spacecraft accomplishes first Martian deep-dip campaign  Feb 20, 10:44 am
Washington, Feb 20 (ANI): NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution has completed the first of five deep-dip maneuvers designed to gather measurements closer to the lower end of the Martian upper atmosphere.
NASA observes supersonic blast wave of solar wind for first time ever  Feb 19, 11:06 am
Washington, Feb. 19 (ANI): NASA's spacecraft has captured a solar shockwave in action for the first time ever.
SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft splashes down in Pacific Ocean from ISS  Feb 11, 2:59 pm
Washington, Feb. 11 (ANI): SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft has splashed down in Pacific Ocean from International Space Station (ISS).
NASA finds abundance of hydrogen on Moon's pole-facing slopes   Feb 5, 10:39 am
Washington, Feb. 5 (ANI): NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) spacecraft has recently discovered more hydrogen in abundance on Moon's pole-facing slopes, it has been revealed.
NASA's Dawn captures 'sharpest images' ever seen of Dwarf Planet Ceres  Jan 28, 2:04 pm
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): NASA's Dawn spacecraft has recently captured the sharpest images ever seen of the Dwarf Planet Ceres, it has been revealed.
Dawn gets close-up view of its target dwarf planet Ceres  Jan 20, 10:22 am
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): NASA's Dawn spacecraft has got a close-up view of its target dwarf planet Ceres, obtaining navigational images of more than half of Ceres using its framing camera.
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft begins first phase of historic encounter with Pluto  Jan 16, 1:49 pm
Washington, Jan. 16 (ANI): NASA's New Horizons spacecraft had officially commenced its first ever remarkable encounter with Pluto recently.
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