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Vodafone prepares an LTE moon shot -- literally

Thanks to Vodafone, the Taurus-Littrow Valley will get its first mobile phone base station next year.

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Top-secret X-37B space plane is about to break another record

The U.S. Air Force's top-secret autonomous space plane, the X-37B, is days away from breaking its own longevity record. The aircraft, which looks like a mini Space Shuttle, is on schedule next week to spend its record-setting 675th...

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Bud on Mars: How Budweiser wants to get beer into space

Researchers at NASA are figuring out the best way to feed astronauts who will eventually live on Mars -- and the people over at Budweiser are working on something that is arguably equally important for life on the Red Planet.

Lost in space: How NASA found a lost lunar spacecraft

Thanks to a new radar technique, NASA has found a lost spacecraft in orbit around the moon.

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Software glitch aborts SpaceX rendezvous with space station

A software glitch caused a SpaceX cargo spacecraft to abort its rendezvous with the International Space Station early on Wednesday.

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