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obituaries

John C. Houbolt, an engineer who was vital to the successful moon landing in 1969, dies at 95, NASA says - @AP

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Audio: NASA conducts a teleconference to announce its latest Kepler discovery - @NASA

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International Space Station

NASA: 2-hour spacewalk being scheduled to replace broken backup computer on International Space Station - @NASA

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'Blood Moon' lunar eclipse, April 15, 2014

Photo: Lunar eclipse produces 'Blood Moon' effect - @NASA

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space

Monday's scheduled launch of a SpaceX cargo craft to the International Space Station will proceed despite the failure of a backup electronics box for the station's robotic arm system, NASA says - @NBCNews

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SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launch to International Space Station, April 2014

NASA: Space Station crew not in danger due to robotic arm glitch; SpaceX cargo ship launch may be delayed - @NBCNews

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ignition switches

#BREAKING: GM puts engineers on leave following faulty ignition switches, asks NASA for help. Details shortly from the #LiveDesk on #NBC7. - @nbcsandiego

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GM faulty ignition switch recall

GM asks NASA to review whether 2.6 million recalls vehicles are safe to drive, 2 sources tell @detroitnews

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space

Apollo 11 lunar surface checklist sheet sells at New York City auction for or more than $68,000; Mercury-era spacesuit garners $43,000 - @AP

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space

NASA releases video of the sun's solar flare - via @AP

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

NASA confirms it has suspended all activities outside of International Space Station operations with Russia - @Reuters

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

NASA suspends work with Russia over involvement in Ukraine - @verge

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International Space Station

Soyuz rocket docks 'flawlessly' at International Space Station after 2-day rendezvous - @NASA live video

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International Space Station

Photo: View from Soyuz rocket as it approaches International Space Station - @NASA

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International Space Station

Live video: Soyuz rocket carrying 3 astronauts prepares to dock at International Space Station after 2-day rendezvous - @NASA

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International Space Station

Crew on Soyuz rocket reports clear visual of International Space Station; rocket on-track to dock at 7:58 pm ET after 2-day rendezvous - @NASA

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Snowstorm hits US East Coast, March 25-26, 2014

Photo: NASA Modis image of storm over the Atlantic approaching Atlantic Canada - @chrisdolcewx

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Snohomish County, Wash., mudslide

NASA image of mud and debris from mudslide near Oso, Wash. - via @NASA

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NASA spokesman calls Soyuz 2-day rendezvous routine, says crew is not in any danger - @NBCNews

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International Space Station

NASA calls off Soyuz docking at International Space Station after engine burn did not occur as planned, rocket to conduct 2-day rendezvous - @NASA

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