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High School ‘Space Cowboys’ Launch Probe 120k Feet Into Space

They’ve become known as ‘The League of Extraordinary Space Cowboys’. Three students at Eldorado High School out in west Texas have launched a balloon into space – and did it all live, online.

05/13/2014

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American Astronaut Prepares For ISS Mission

American astronaut Reid Wiseman is training for a trip to the International Space Station in three weeks. But first, he spoke with CBS 11 News from his base in Star City, Russia.

05/09/2014

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Two North Texas Men Plan Trip To Mars… On A One-Way Ticket

Two North Texas men want to be part of a program to send earthlings to Mars and colonize it. They are among 200,000 people from around the world who signed up to participate in “Mars One.”

CBS 11–04/24/2014

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American Astronauts Complete Urgent Repair Job

Spacewalking astronauts easily replaced a dead computer outside the International Space Station on Wednesday and got their orbiting home back up to full strength.

04/23/2014

Hubble Space Telescope Images Released

Asteroid Talk

The guys review funny audio from a weather forecast and reveal their plans should an asteroid hit the Earth.

105.3 The Fan–04/23/2014

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DFW Man Proposes During ‘Blood Moon’

The moon turned a deep shade of red during a rare lunar eclipse early Tuesday morning. And one DFW man used the event as a chance to finally pop the question.

04/15/2014

A a blood-red Moon is seen over the Caribe area in Havana, during a total eclipse on October 27, 2004. (credit: ADALBERTO ROQUE/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Blood Moon’ To Be Visible Over DFW

If the skies clear early Tuesday morning, North Texas will get to see a spectacular sight. A special lunar eclipse is expected to been visible over most of North America.

04/14/2014

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Asteroid Passing Earth Will Be Closer Than Moon

An asteroid is headed this way. But even though it will come closer than the moon, astronomers say it will pose no danger.

03/05/2014

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Technology Trends To Watch In 2014

The new year has arrived, and tech companies have already been looking ahead toward the next big innovations. Here are some of the tech trends to watch in 2014.

01/01/2014

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A Rare Christmas Eve Spacewalk

Space station astronauts repaired a crippled cooling system during a rare Christmas Eve spacewalk Tuesday, braving a “mini blizzard” of noxious ammonia as they popped in a new pump.

12/25/2013

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Geminid Meteor Shower To Light Up Weekend Sky

If the skies are clear this weekend, you’ll have to bundle up and venture outside for a chance to view one of the best meteor showers of the year – the Geminid meteor shower.

12/12/2013

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Viral Video: Facts That Will Blow Your Mind

The universe is filled with some pretty crazy facts, if you take the time to think about how it works. Check out these facts that are guaranteed to blow your mind.

12/12/2013

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