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Swift Gamma-Ray Burst Mission Marks Ten Years of Discovery

November 20, 2014

On Nov. 20, 2004, NASA's Swift spacecraft lifted off aboard a Boeing Delta II rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force ...

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Mars Balance Mass Challenge

The Mars Balance Mass Challenge seeks design ideas for small science and technology payloads that could potentially provide dual purpose as ejectable balance masses on spacecraft entering the Martian atmosphere.

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How to Land on a Comet YouTube Video

ESA's Rosetta spacecraft is about to attempt something "ridiculously difficult" - landing a probe on the surface of a speeding comet.

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