News Now: Dallas Traffic, Wall Street, Falcon HeavyHate traffic? A new analysis found Dallas to be the 10th most congested city in the nation. We're also checking in with Wall Street and the Falcon Heavy rocket.
Astronomers Find Planets In Another Galaxy For The First TimeUsing a new method of stargazing, called gravitational microlensing, scientists were able to find as many as 2,000 distant worlds in a galaxy 3.8 billion light-years away.
NASA Honors 7 Killed On Space Shuttle Columbia 15 Years AgoNASA honored the seven astronauts killed aboard shuttle Columbia 15 years ago.
Google Lunar XPRIZE Competition Ends After 10 Years, With No WinnerThe $20 million prize offered in the Google Lunar XPRIZE competition will go unclaimed despite a decade of work. None of the finalist teams will reach the moon by the March 31 deadline.
NASA: Legendary Astronaut, Moonwalker John Young Dies At 87Legendary astronaut John Young, who walked on the moon and later commanded the first space shuttle flight, has died, NASA said Saturday. Young was 87.
First NASA Astronaut To Fly Untethered In Space, Dies At 80Bruce McCandless was famously photographed in 1984 flying with a hefty spacewalker's jetpack, alone in the cosmic blackness above a blue Earth.
VIDEO: Astronaut Tweets Time-Lapse Of Lightning Strikes From SpaceAlso, astronauts got a mouth-watering haul with Tuesday's Earth-to-space delivery — pizza and ice cream.
Virgin Galactic Plans 'Big Move' In 2018 To Prepare For Commercial FlightsA top official with Virgin Galactic said that the company is planning to move more operations to New Mexico next year as it prepares for commercial flights.
NASA Space Psychology Subjects End 8 Months Of IsolationAfter spending eight months living in isolation on a remote Hawaiian volcano, six NASA research subjects will emerge from their Mars-like habitat on Sunday and return to civilization.
US In Rare Bull's-Eye For Total Solar Eclipse On Aug. 21The sun, moon and Earth will line up perfectly in the cosmos on Aug. 21, turning day into night for a few wondrous minutes, its path crossing the U.S. from sea to shining sea for the first time in nearly a century.
Plano Man Pleads Guilty To Smuggling Computer Circuits OverseasProsecutors say a Texas man has pleaded guilty to federal charges that he smuggled circuits abroad for use by space programs in China and Russia.
NASA Is Hiring A Planetary Protection Officer To Protect Earth From AliensNASA is looking to hire a Planetary Protection Officer who would protect Earth from possible alien contamination.

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