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Texans Report Seeing Fireball In The Sky

Hundreds of people across Texas, including some in the DFW area, are giving online accounts of seeing a massive bright ball of light streak across the night sky on Saturday.

09/23/2013

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CIA Document Maps Area 51, But No Mention Of UFOs

The CIA is acknowledging in the clearest terms yet the existence of Area 51, the top-secret Cold War test site that has been the subject of conspiracy theories for decades.

08/17/2013

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North Texas Company Helping Launch NASA Space Lander

NASA is working on the next generation of space lander and a company from right here in North Texas is helping. Dozens of tests are putting the Morpheus Lander through the paces in Texas.

CBSDFW.COM–08/12/2013

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5th Annual Moon Day Celebrates Lunar Landing Anniversary

Forty-three years after Apollo 11 made the first moon landing, on July 20, 1969, we know more about what’s beyond plant Earth. Yet, there’s still much more to learn.

CBS 11–07/18/2013

Post-Flare Loops Erupt From Suns Surface

Viral Video: Solar Tornadoes Return

The Solar Dynamics Observatory captured a plasma whirling through a magnetic dance across the Sun’s surface, forming multiple ‘solar tornadoes’. Watch the video here.

KRLD–06/12/2013

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Asteroid Set To Miss Earth By 17,150 Miles

NASA promised that the asteroid would miss Earth by 17,150 miles, avoiding catastrophe. But that’s still closer than many communication and weather satellites.

02/15/2013

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Viral Video: Hello Kitty In Space

A seventh grade science project sent the popular cartoon character Hello Kitty nearly 18 miles above earth. Check out the amazing viral video here.

02/12/2013

The crew of Space Shuttle Columbia's mission STS-107 take a break from their training regime to pose for the traditional crew portrait. (credit: NASA/Getty Images)

NASA Marks 10 Years Since Columbia Tragedy

NASA will honor the seven astronauts who perished when the Columbia space shuttle was destroyed 10 years ago. The agency will mark the anniversary at a public memorial in Florida.

02/01/2013

The crew of Space Shuttle Columbia's mission STS-107 take a break from their training regime to pose for the traditional crew portrait. (credit: NASA/Getty Images)

UTA Honors Alumna Killed On Columbia

Many parts of Texas have scheduled events to mark the 10th anniversary of the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster, but UTA has a very personal reason to mark the date.

01/31/2013

The crew of Space Shuttle Columbia's mission STS-107 take a break from their training regime to pose for the traditional crew portrait. (credit: NASA/Getty Images)

Columbia Pilot’s Parents Recall Shuttle Crash

One morning, nearly 10 years ago, Barry McCool remembers watching his son’s space shuttle fly more than 40 miles above his Las Vegas home. But Columbia never landed.

01/28/2013

Iconic Movie Costume Unveiled Ahead Of Christie's Auction

White House Responds To Petition For Death Star

The White House issued an official response to a petition calling for the United States government to secure resources and funding, and begin construction of a Death Star by 2016.

01/15/2013

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Brilliant Geminid Meteor Shower Peaks Tonight

Skywatchers around the world are in for a treat tonight, as the annual Geminid meteor shower is poised to put on a spectacular show.

12/13/2012

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