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A sound investment 🚀 Sounding rockets are small, instrument-carrying research rockets designed to take measurements in space without the wait time of longer missions. Find out how these quick flights unlock mysteries of the solar system: go.nasa.gov/3y2zOL7
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Stargazers, be sure to look up tonight. ✨ With clear skies, the stars in the night sky will appear bright because our Moon is in its new phase, where the Moon is in the same part of the sky as the Sun, making it invisible to those on Earth. go.nasa.gov/3QUEBa1
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LIVE NOW: With less than two weeks until we see the first images from @NASAWebb, teams give an update on the space telescope that will #UnfoldTheUniverse: clips.im.allmendenetz.de/IrEGNjuC97s
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Help NASA scientists solve a fundamental mystery about Mars! 🔎 Identify clouds in data collected by our Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, and you can contribute to the understanding of the Red Planet: go.nasa.gov/3nmqEnS
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We collaborated with @GoogleArts to celebrate stories of #Pride from our workforce highlighting the diversity, individuality, and shared humanity that empowers us to explore our planet and the cosmos: bit.ly/39XaY7E
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We're now planning to launch @SpaceX's CRS-25 resupply mission to the @Space_Station no earlier than Wednesday, July 14. Follow our #CRS25 blog for the latest schedule updates: blogs.nasa.gov/crs-25/
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"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail." - Ralph Waldo Emerson Our #CAPSTONE mission has launched to test a new type of lunar orbit, blazing a trail that will help take #Artemis missions to the Moon: go.nasa.gov/39VWll0
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Departure confirmed. The S.S. Piers Sellers, named after the late astronaut and NASA climate scientist, has departed the @Space_Station. @NorthropGrumman’s Cygnus spacecraft is now in free flight for a safe return to Earth: blogs.nasa.gov/spacestation/
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LIVE NOW: Watch the @Space_Station's robotic arm Canadarm2 release @NorthropGrumman's Cygnus cargo spacecraft after four months at the orbiting laboratory. microblog.im.allmendenetz.de/i/broadcasts/1yo…
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Live video coverage of Northrop Grumman’s uncrewed Cygnus space freighter’s departure from the International @Space_Station is set for 5:45am ET (9:45 UTC) on Tuesday, June 28. More details: go.nasa.gov/3xQivg8
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The Cygnus cargo spacecraft is now set to depart the @Space_Station at 7:05am ET (11:05 UTC). Live coverage begins at 6:45am ET (10:45 UTC): nasa.gov/live
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Liftoff! #CAPSTONE launched aboard a @RocketLab Electron rocket to pave the way for future @NASAArtemis missions to the Moon and beyond. What’s next for the microwave oven-sized satellite? Check out blogs.nasa.gov/artemis for updates.
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LIVE: Watch our coverage of the #CAPSTONE launch. The satellite will test a unique lunar orbit that combines the best of close and distant orbit paths. Liftoff is set for 5:55am ET (9:55 UTC). microblog.im.allmendenetz.de/i/broadcasts/1mr…
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This weekend, we launched a suborbital rocket from northern Australia to study X-rays deep within the Milky Way. Next up Down Under? Two missions measuring ultraviolet light from Alpha Centauri, supporting our search for life on other worlds: go.nasa.gov/3QQtZZS
Liftoff! 🚀 The XQC mission is on its way to suborbital space to measure X-rays coming from the inner part of our galaxy. The entire flight lasts around 15 minutes before the payload safely parachutes back down to Earth.
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LAUNCH UPDATE: @RocketLab is targeting June 28 for the launch of #CAPSTONE, our orbit-finder for the @NASA_Gateway mission to the Moon. Live coverage begins at 5am ET (09:00 UTC) here and on nasa.gov/live.
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LAUNCH UPDATE: We're standing down from the June 27 launch attempt for #CAPSTONE to allow @RocketLab to perform final systems checks. Teams are evaluating weather and other factors to determine the date of the next launch attempt. Details: go.nasa.gov/3u4zdHB
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This week, we named seven new flight directors to lead astronaut missions, @MarsCuriosity captured stunning landscape images, and we selected concepts for tech that could power future exploration of the Moon. Subscribe for more space videos: clips.im.allmendenetz.de/nasa
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These images? They’re Mars! @NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter is releasing one of its last rainbow-colored maps, revealing dozens of minerals found on the Red Planet’s surface. The 5.6-gigapixel map will be released in batches over the next six months. go.nasa.gov/39MbGnW
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Congratulations to John Williams on receiving the Exceptional Public Achievement Medal. His unforgettable film scores, including Star Wars, have inspired curiosity in many of us. We’ve been fortunate to incorporate his work into NASA concerts at the @KenCen and around the world.
Our friends at @NASA presented #JohnWilliams with an Exceptional Public Achievement Medal at @kencen during this week's birthday festivities! 🚀🥇🤩 #JohnWilliamsAt90
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Although #MissionToPsyche does not have a path to launch in 2022, I am incredibly proud of this team. Despite the many obstacles they faced, this team persevered to find solutions to bring this mission this far.
Some decisions aren't easy, but they're the right ones to make. Our #MissionToPsyche won't make its planned 2022 launch attempt. An independent review board (usually experts from government, academia & industry) will look at options for next steps: go.nasa.gov/3Nsg9du
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